Invisible solar energy

Here, the sun is not only shining on a chic façade; the walls of these houses convert light into electricity, in addition to the conventional solar panels on the roof. The goal was that the 33 apartments would be able to generate their own solar electricity after the renovations, says Karl Viriden from the planning […]

Solar (Freaking) Impulse – A Solar Airplane That Uses Solar Energy

Once upon a time there were two men that had a dream that went beyond your imagination introducing Solar Impulse Uhh… So wait Is it just like a simple plane? No it uses no fuel No fuel? No fuel, no petrol, not one single drop But how?! Because of solar cells Solar Impulse is a […]

Conducting a Solar Panel Inspection with an eBee Drone

So here you have the solar installation of Migros Vaud, which is one megawatt in capacity, Roughly 4000 solar panels. It was built a few years back, And this project was a result of a partnership between Migros Vaud and Romande Energie. So the idea today is to do a drone test thermos-mapping of the […]

Solar Impulse Airplane – Solar Impulse 2 Wings – #Discover

72 metres long, covered in solar cells, ultra light, and allowing Solar Impulse to fly day and night This is the Solar Impulse wing An extraordinary flight called for an extraordinary wing to be built wider than a Boeing-747 Solar Impulse 2 has a wingspan of 72 metres an additional 9 metres from the prototype […]

8 Amazing Energy Facts

8 Amazing Energy Facts Only 10% of energy in a light bulb is used to create light. Ninety percent of a light bulb’s energy creates heat. Compact fluorescent light bulbs use about 80% less electricity than conventional bulbs and last up to 12 times longer. Refrigerators in the U.S. consume about the same energy as […]