Solar Panel Brands

The following are some of the Solar Panel brands that are known to produce/supply highly efficient solar panels: AEE Solar The following are some of the Solar Panel brands that are known to produce/supply highly efficient solar panels: Click here  Conergy Solar pioneer in the photovoltaic industry and greatly helped in making solar power available…

Solar Panel Cost

“How much will a solar system cost” would probably be the first question that comes to mind when planning to install solar PVs. The question might not be answered without doing a little research work, though. Solar panel cost vary, depending on the type and the size of the solar system you’re going to purchase…

Solar Panel Installers Malaysia

Solar PV installers in Malaysia provide valuable service to people who wanted to take advantage of the solar energy. While there are many good solar PV installation companies in this country, there are still a lot that are considered as “bad” at their field. With that being said, you, as the consumer, should be more…

Solar Glossary

Solar Glossary Solar Term Definition AGM (Adsorbed Glass Mat) Type of battery construction which uses saturated adsorbant glass mats instead of liquid or gelled electrolyte; typically more reliable compared to flooded (liquid), but also more expensive. Alternating current (AC) An electrical current that continually reverses direction of flow; powers electronic devices or appliances in your…

Solar Electricity FAQ

The following are answers to some of the frequently asked questions about solar electricity. Q: What is “solar power”? A: Solar power is the energy that is generated from the sun, which are then converted into electricity. Q: What are the different types of solar systems? A: Monocrystalline silicon, polycrystalline silicon, building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV),…

Most Efficient Solar Panels

What you may initially hear from a lot of people who are planning to install solar PVs are these questions: “Which is the most efficient solar panel?”, or “Which brand is the best?”. Asking these questions is natural especially if you have plans to invest on it. Searching for the perfect solar panel is what…

Solar PV Battery Storage

Solar PV Battery Storage For many solar systems, batteries are needed both for grid-tied and off-grid installations. Solar PV Battery Storage stores direct current (DC) energy when there’s an excess generated energy by solar modules, and then distribute it back when it’s needed. Without a battery to store generated energy, you will only get to…

Solar Charge Controller

Solar Charge Controllers The strong the sunlight, the more voltage solar panels produce. In this case, extremely excessive voltage may damage your solar PV batteries. This is primarily the reason why a Solar Charge Controller is used; that is to keep the right charging voltage on solar PV batteries. Solar charge controllers basically prevents your…

Solar Panel for Home

Fixed solar panel mounts – simplest and cheapest type solar panel mounting system; not moving and always facing the equator. Solar Panel for Home Solar Energy Panels are renewable energy resource that generates power or energy from the sun to convert it into electricity. It doesn’t require any moving parts, it has no emission, does not require…

Solar Inverter

Solar Inverter Solar Inverter or PV Inverter takes current from the battery then converts it to AC current to be able to run any common appliances in your house. Sizes of inverters you need may vary, depending on your usage and the equipments or appliances that you have. An average house needs 4000-5000 watts continuous…

Why Solar?

A lot of people around the world are convinced that solar energy is one of the best solutions to our current challenges in energy as well as in climate change. There may be various of reasons for different people why they go solar, but it all comes down to few reasons such as: Lowers-down electricity…

Introduction to Solar Energy

Most countries around the world use electricity that are generated from fossil fuel – fossil fuel which are either natural gas, coal, or oil. But with the rise of environmental concerns, plus the fact that energy generated from these traditional energy sources may soon run out, making it significantly expensive, many people from around the…

How Solar Thermal System Work

Finding the perfect solar power solution for your home or your business can really be a daunting task. So here’s a brief explanation of another solar technology, Solar Thermal System, that you can compare with Solar PV System to figure out which works best for your particular energy needs. Solar Thermal System – Your Complementary Solar…

How Solar Photovoltaic System Work

Solar energy’s popularity is consistently growing every year, along with the growth of different solar technologies such as Solar Thermal Systems and Solar Photovoltaic System, which is considered to be as one of the most popular. Solar Photovoltaic System – The Most Proven Technology Solar Photovoltaic System or solar PV or also called as solar cells, directly…

What is Renewable Energy?

Renewable energy is defined as the energy that are generated from natural resources that can continually be replenished. To generate this type of energy, renewable energy technologies are used to become renewable energy sources. Various types of renewable energy technologies are: Geothermal energy Bioenergy Solar energy Hybrid Hydropower Wind energy Ocean energy While many of…