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new stacked solar cells can have double the output at half the cost
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Chinese Government backed JA Solar produces solar cells, solar panels and actively develops solar projects in Asia, learn the facts.
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Learn why a solar attic fan can benefit you and some helpful tips for selecting one
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Biogas in Germany replaces Rapeseed Oil in new 2012 EEG guidelines for Cogeneration Units
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Solar steam, when produced at the right cost, can open up More markets for solar energy
Solar cooking is better than tending wooden fires, which are believed to contribute to the deaths of upwards of 2 million women and children per year
Low vitamin D levels have now been linked to higher death rates, greater incidence of life-threatening disease, and over 70% of leading illneses.. With 80% of the population having low levels more e
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Cogeneration is one of the best clean energies. When powered by rapeseed oil they qualify for Feed in Tariffs and produce electricity and thermal energy 24/7
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Full turnkey cogeneration small business opportunity involving a minimum of 450 kw (electricity) / 420 kw (thermal) in Germany, 90% financing available, high ROI for investors
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Solar stocks increase after Japan earthquake as more investors see that solar is the best of the energy sources
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Vitamin D3 supplementation provides protection against radiation according to leading radiological health expert
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Two studies link risk of Parkinsons disease with vitamin D deficiency
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Solar3D hopes to develop a prototype by the end of 2011 to demonstrate its higher efficiency solar cell
Continue reading "Solar3D seeks to increase solar efficiency by 30%"
Emcore converts light into electrical energy, and electrical energy into optical signals
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IBM's CZTS solar cells approaches efficiency levels needed to make it into a full scale thin film technology competitor
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Micromorph Thin Film Silicon is as efficient and costs less to produce than CdTe panels by First Solar
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Oerlikon's Micromorph a-Si solar cells and Corning's specialty advanced capturing glass combined to achieve 11.9% efficiency in NREL tests
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Jinko Solar exceeds analysts estimates and is expected to see significant growth in 2011
What are SRECs? How do I get one? How much are they worth? Who benefits?
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Solar rooftop leasing is becoming more popular – here's what you need to know
New California feed in tariff goes into effect 2011
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Study finds vitamin D deficiency in people with diabetes
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