A lot of homeowners work hard to update outdated aspects around their home, including revamping a bathroom, including more storage space in the kitchen, or by Going Green and becoming more energy effi...
If you aren't an electrician or electrical engineer, you may find terms for electricity a bit confusing and a little illogical at times. You will learn the basic terms associated with electricity and ...
You are contributing to a cleaner environment by upgrading to solar generated electricity. You are also taking a step toward energy independence when you begin using solar power in your home.To better...
The first thing you might ask - what is solar radiation and how does it related to solar generated electricity? That is a good question and a topic discussed in our next article in our series dedicate...
This article explains the fundamental terms related to sunlight and residential solar energy systems. You will learn about units of measure, forms of solar radiation, spectral distribution, energy dis...
In the following article, we document the terminology related to the energy produced by the sun and residential solar power systems. You will better understand the units of measure, forms of solar rad...
The angle at which the sun hits a solar cell effects the amount of solar energy produced. The following article explains these effects as well as some common residential solar systems characteristics ...
This article explains how home solar PV cells transform photons produced by the sun into solar generated electricity that can be used for home energy needs. For home solar power applications, this tr...
Popped from their "holes" in the silicon atom, electrons flow through solar PV cells connected in series to produce useful electric voltage. This concept and a little more is the focus of this articl...
How free electrons, popped from their "holes" in the silicon, flow through solar PV cells connected in series is mentioned as it relates to the buildup of useful electric voltage. We are at the starti...