TITLE

optimising solar energy collection

AUTHOR(S)
Liley, Ben
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
New Zealand Science Teacher;2011, Issue 127, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the efforts of researchers to introduce the importance of renewable energy sources in lieu of fossil fuels in New Zealand. It notes that these researchers are focusing on their observations concerning local cloud formations and the utilization of the SolarView model in an attempt to optimize the collection of solar energy. Moreover, the effects of climate change on several renewable energy sources including hydroelectricity, biofuels, and wind power were also investigated.
ACCESSION #
61058730

 

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