Small Modular Reactors Energy Generating

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Small modular reactors (SMRs) have emerged in the past especially in the attempt to use nuclear energy as a propulsion technology for military equipment. What is a Small Modular Reactors SMR as a group of small power reactors with lower power than today’s nuclear power plants from up to under 10 MWe (micro reactors) up … Read more

Alternative Fuels

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Alternative fuels are derived from sources other than petroleum. Most are produced domestically, reducing our dependence on imported oil, and some are derived from renewable sources. Often, they produce less pollution than gasoline or diesel. Ethanol is produced domestically from corn and other crops. It produces less greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions than gasoline or diesel. Electricity is … Read more

Introduction to Solar Energy Technology Systems

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solar energy technology systems There are several systems of solar energy techology to generate the needed electricity. Some could be solar homes, solar businisess, solar factories, solar transportation Solar Homes   Homes can be built to efficiently harness the power of the sun, from passive design to PV panels. With solar energy, there is the … Read more

Solar Photovoltaic System Explanation

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photovoltaic system Photovoltaics (PV) is the conversion of light into electricity using semiconducting materials that exhibit the photovoltaic effect. The photovoltaic effect is commercially utilized for electricity generation. How Do Solar Panels Make Electricity? STEP 1: SUNLIGHT ACTIVATES THE PANELS. STEP 2: THE CELLS PRODUCE ELECTRICAL CURRENT. STEP 3: THE ELECTRICAL ENERGY IS CONVERTED. STEP … Read more

Solar Energy Basic Information

Solar energy is the energy obtained by captured heat and light from the sun. Energy from the sun is referred to a as solar energy. Technology has provided a number of ways to utilize this abundant resource. It is considered a green technology because it does not emit greenhouse gases. Solar energy is abundantly available … Read more