Solar Power Stations in Space – Science Fiction or a Future Reality?

Image credit: solarspacetechnologies.com.au Solar power stations in space or the so-called space-based solar power (SBSP) concept means capturing solar power in outer space and distributing it to Earth. In 1941, science fiction writer Isaac…

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Solar Panels for Your Home – How to Choose The Best

Solar panels are the most essential components of the solar power system. To choose the best solar panels (also called solar modules) is the most important thing for every homeowner who has decided…

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Solarpro’s Yankovo PV Power Plant Put into Operation

On 24 August the first stage of the photovoltaic plant of Solarpro in the village of Yankovo, northeastern Bulgaria, has been officially put into operation. The first phase of the project “North-East 1”…

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World’s Leading Photovoltaic Companies

Sharp Solar is the world’s largest photovoltaic module and cell manufacturer, with an overall capacity of 600 megawatts. It manufactures in Japan, in the UK – near Wrexham, and recently opened a large…

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Thin-film Photovoltaic (PV) Cells

In some of my previous posts I have mentioned thin-film photovoltaic cells and in this article I’ll give a brief overview of them. Solar panels based on the photovoltaic effect have been used…

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