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solar energy

30

Oct

Solar Energy: Becoming World’s Most Affordable Power Source

Over the next 10 – 15 years, the cost of solar energy will fall, thereby making it one of the world’s most affordable and attractive source of energy according to a recent report from Bloomberg New Energy Finance. The report was titled “New Energy Outlook”. Insights and expertise of about 65 countries and technology specialists […]

solar energy

27

Oct

Solar is Now the Cheapest Electricity in History and Just Met 100% of Demand in South Australia For First Time

South Australia has met 100% of its electricity demands with solar energy for the first time over the weekend—most of it coming not from solar farms but PV panels mounted on rooftops. A combination of cloudless skies, low energy demand, and mild temperatures helped create conditions for 76% of circulating power to be generated by […]

solar energy

21

Oct

Nigeria is Turning to Renewables to Meet the Energy Demands of a Growing Population

Faced with a population boom that has sent carbon emissions soaring and stretched power supplies to breaking point, oil-rich Nigeria is turning to renewable energy in a big way. Africa’s most populous country needs more than 10 times its current electricity output to guarantee supply for its 198 million people – nearly half of whom […]

Main Pitfalls of Solar Energy

08

Oct

Main Pitfalls of Solar Energy

We will be discussing in brief, the main pitfalls of solar energy. Solar energy has a lot of benefits but just like any other solution in the world, it also has some pitfalls as well.   What is Solar Energy? This is an energy system that is renewable and clean. Its source is the sun. […]

Development of photovoltaics

05

Oct

Development of Photovoltaics that Can Be Applied Like Paint for Real-life Application

Researchers in Korea have successfully developed a high-efficiency large-area organic solution processable solar cell by controlling the speed at which the solution of raw materials for solar cells became solidified after being coated. العاب الفراعنة القدماء The team led by Dr. Hae Jung Son from the Photo-electronic Hybrids Research Center of the Korea Institute of […]

How Rural Areas Can Access Affordable and Reliable Electricity

23

Sep

How Rural Areas Can Access Affordable and Reliable Electricity

Access to electricity is essential for people’s lives and livelihoods. The usages of electricity spans from fridges to cool and store foods, to charging of mobile phones, powering of television and other basic electrical household gadgets which makes life comfortable. Electricity is also needed in schools and for businesses. With how essential electricity is to […]

solar energy

16

Sep

This 18-year-old From Enugu Builds Inverter to Give Himself Constant Electricity

Another Nigerian has shown that this country is blessed with enough human resources to bring about the desired development that will give the nation a pride of place in the world. An 18-year-old Nigerian from Enugu state, Ugwu Chiagoziem, has built an inverter among other things like power banks, and a hybrid battery system. Read […]

solar agriculture

15

Sep

Can Solar Agriculture Save the Modern Farming Industry?

But it can’t be overlooked such phenomena has also brought many benefits to farming. So even though the industry looks upon a new decade with greater hurdles for its survival than ever before, there’s also the promise of emerging technology coming into mass use. Technology that can help farmers not only sustain, but thrive. Solar […]

how long do solar panels last?

01

Sep

Overview of Solar Energy in Nigeria: What You Need to Know

What You Need To Know About Solar Energy in Nigeria Nigeria as a country has a lot of potential for renewable energy that is still being untapped. It is well known that the barriers to the development of Nigeria’s renewable energy Central serous retinopathy associated with topical oral steroid gel use: a case report steriods […]

Difference Between Minigrid and Microgrid

20

Aug

Difference Between Minigrid and Microgrid

A minigrid is a renewable energy system of electricity generation that is usually about 10KW and above. It is usually set to target its electricity supply to households, commercial and industrial setups etc. through Public Distribution Network (PDN).   What then is a Microgrid? A microgrid is also a renewable energy system. However, its power […]

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