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technology assessment of solar energy systems

Marilyn Duffey-Armstrong

technology assessment of solar energy systems

community impediments to implementation of solar energy

by Marilyn Duffey-Armstrong

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Published by The Office, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., Available from National Technical Information Service in Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va. (5285 Port Royal Rd., Springfield, Va., 22161) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Solar energy -- Social aspects -- United States.,
  • Energy policy -- Social aspects -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesCommunity impediments to implementation of solar energy
    StatementMarilyn Duffey-Armstrong, Joe E. Armstrong ; prepared for Energy and Environment Division, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory ; sponsored by U.S. Department of Energy, Assistant Secretary for Environment, Office of Technology Impacts, Technology Assessments Division
    ContributionsArmstrong, Joe E, United States. Dept. of Energy. Division of Technology Assessments, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory. Energy and Environment Division
    The Physical Object
    Pagination115 p. in various pagings ;
    Number of Pages115
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13603846M

    Solar Energy Earth receives PW (only trillionth of total solar energy) 30% is reflected back to space while the rest is absorbed by clouds, oceans and land masses. In one hour the earth receives more energy from the sun than the world consume in one year. The main aim of Renewable Energies is to provide an overview of the environmental impact of the different renewable energy systems, enabling readers to understand the environmental impact of electricity production, through the analysis of different generation sources over their life cycle. This.

    This book covers challenges and opportunities related to solar-energy based systems. It covers a wide variety of topics related to solar energy, including applications-based systems such as solar thermal systems that are focused on drying, desalination, space cooling, refrigeration, and processing; recent advances in solar cells (DSSC) and photovoltaics; technologies for storage of energy. KOEN-C PHOTOVOLTAIC SOLAR ENERGY — DEVELOPMENT AND CURRENT RESEARCH. emissions from energy systems and strengthen its indus-trial basis, thus also creating new skilled jobs. building block of the photovoltaic technology. Solar cells are made of semiconductor materials, such as silicon. One.

    This is a bibliography of renewable energy.. Renewable energy is energy which comes from natural resources such as sunlight, wind, rain, tides, and geothermal heat, which are renewable (naturally replenished). About 16% of global final energy consumption comes from renewables, with 10% coming from traditional biomass, which is mainly used for heating, and % from hydroelectricity. This book deals with the challenges and opportunities related to solar energy based systems, discussing applications-based systems, recent advances in solar cells (DSSC) and photovoltaics; technologies for storage of energy and the design of concentrated solar receiver.


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