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July 2016

Lead Acid Batteries vs Lithium Ion Batteries

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:54+00:00 July 16th, 2016|

Why is energy storage necessary? It’s often suggested to install energy storage systems when we go for off grid type where there is no other source of energy supply other than renewable type to ensure uninterrupted power to the loads. Often its very useful to have energy storage systems powered by renewable sources because they [...]

PV SYSTEM INFLUENCE ON POWER FACTOR

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:54+00:00 July 8th, 2016|

  When we see the ratings on AC components like transformers, power is usually rated in KVA. This is called apparent power which is the combination of active and reactive powers. Active power is the real power component of the supply that is used to do the real power (utilized power) which is measured in [...]

Google Project Sunroof

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:54+00:00 July 4th, 2016|

With the world advancing towards automation and innumerable devices making our lives progressively comfortable, the threats posed to our mother nature are being not accounted for. One of the eco friendly tasks that an individual can easily go for is to opt for solar power. There are many places where we receive plenty of sunlight, [...]

Orientation of panels

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:54+00:00 July 4th, 2016|

A hundred and fifty kilometers away from earth, being a nearly perfect sphere of hot plasma, sun emits around 3.86×1026 watts of energy. But only 1.74×1017 watts of energy is received by earth with the world’s yearly consumption being around 1.8×1013 watts. Harnessing this amount of energy from sun would save the earth from global warming [...]

June 2016

Types of Solar Panels

By | 2018-01-17T18:20:54+00:00 June 27th, 2016|

  Many a times when a customer tries to go for a solar installation, he asks about panels and their types and their respective lifespans. Generally, panels are manufactured using polycrystalline cells. But every time a question arises regarding thin film solar cells which are light weight and cheap. Then why aren’t we using these [...]