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Solar energy proof of concept experiments

Solar energy proof of concept experiments

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Published by N.T.I.S. in Springfield, VA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMitre Corporation.
ContributionsMitre Corporation., National Science Foundation.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14387137M

solar energy, any form of energy radiated by the sun, including light, radio waves, and X rays, although the term usually refers to the visible light of the energy is needed by green plants for the process of photosynthesis, which is the ultimate source of all energy in fossil fuels (e.g., coal and oil) and other organic fuels (e.g., wood) is derived from solar energy. Experiment #4: Efficiency of a solar cell Objective The objective of this experiment is to explore solar cells as renewable energy sources and test their efficiency in converting solar radiation to electrical power. Theory Solar Power The sun produces × watts of energy every second. Of that amount, 1, watts fall on aFile Size: KB.

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