Signing Off: End of Fossil Fuels Will Be a Wild Ride

September 2014
Solar Today;Sep/Oct2014, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p32
Academic Journal
An introduction to the journal is presented in which the editor discusses articles within the issue on topics related to renewable energy including increase in manufacturing of photovoltaic power systems in the U.S., and wind energy pricing.


Related Articles

  • Supervisory Predictive Control of Standalone Wind Solar Energy Generation Systems. Prasad, K. S. S.; Bhagat, Ravi Shankar; Gupta, Satyjeet; Kumar, Santosh // Middle East Journal of Scientific Research;10/24/2013, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p1876 

    This paper deals with the study of a Wind and solar energy. In this paper solar, wind and ac supply are used for continuous power supply. All the three sources output are controlled by microcontroller. The output of wind energy, solar energy, and ac source are supplied to the load by alternate...

  • France builds Europe's largest solar plant.  // Energy Today (Hungary);11/6/2014, p2 

    The article reports on the construction of a photovoltaic (PV) solar power plant to increase the supply of electricity in France.

  • Minera El Tesoro Mining Group and Soitec Establish CPV Solar-Energy Pilot Plant for Mining Operation in Chile.  // World Energy News;5/28/2013, p8 

    The article reports that Minera El Tesoro (MET), a subsidiary of a large mining group in Chile, has constructed the first pilot plant consisting of four concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) systems from Soitec Solar in Chile's Sierra Gorda district to provide renewable energy for a remote...

  • Review of Photovoltaic/Thermal System Design and Heat Transfer Enhancement Methods. MOHAMAD, Azizul; MOHD AMIN, Nasrul Amri; CHONG Wei Choon; ABDUL MAJID, Mohd Shukry; DAUD, Ruslizam // Applied Mechanics & Materials;2014, Issue 695, p753 

    Solar energy is a viable renewable energy source, and photovoltaic technology has mature significantly in recent years. To maintain the operating efficiency of photovoltaic system, heat must be remove from its surface, thus lead to development of photovoltaic/thermal system. This paper identify...

  • Research on Application of Building Photovoltaic System in Shanghai --Taking Chenjia Town as An Example. Shou Qingyun; Pei Xiaomei; Zhang Junying // Applied Mechanics & Materials;2014, Issue 587-589, p220 

    The goal of this paper is to discuss whether building photovoltaic systems are suitable to be applied in Shanghai and Chenjiazhen in Chongming Island is taken as a typical example to be researched. Practical running data tested from building photovoltaic system of Chenjia Town ecological...

  • Eastern Africa leads wind revolution.  // African Business;Jan2011, Issue 371, p40 

    The article reports that wind power is being used by Asia's biggest economies and the U.S. as renewable power resources.

  • Wind Market Powers Up. Lucy, Jim // Electrical Wholesaling;Apr2000, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p32 

    Reports on the increasing popularity of wind as an alternative energy resource in the United States. Total capacity of wind energy installed in 1999; States with the most large-scale wind energy activity; Impact of wind energy popularity on the electrical contracting business; Projected growth...

  • BLOWING UP a storm in Asia.  // International Power Generation;Jun2000, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p19 

    Discusses the projected growth of Asia's wind power market through 2010. Wind power capacity to be added by India and China; Philippines' amendment of energy regulations to reduce bureaucracy involved in establishing renewable energy projects; Implications of European and American developments...

  • Bull market in wind energy. Flavin, Christopher // World Watch;Mar/Apr99, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p24 

    Focuses on the economic advantages of using wind energy. Overview on the wind energy industry in the Spanish city of Pamplona; Estimated value of the worldwide industry in 1998; Advantages of wind power over electricity and other traditional means of power generation; Renewable energy sources.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics