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The Science of Solar Energy!

Photovoltaics

In 1839, French scientist Edmund Becquerel discovered that certain materials would give off a spark of electricity when struck with sunlight. This photoelectric effect was used in primitive solar cells made of selenium in the late 1800s. 993 more words

Solar

Welcome to Solar FootPrint!

We believe in decreasing the human carbon imprint. There is a real problem. Global warming is real. As we see raising sea levels, consistent climate change, and increasing drought, we all must stand up and do something. 196 more words

Change

GREAT NEWS ON STOPPING BIG SOLAR

Great news! Our friends Landers for Responsible Solar have succeeded in their effort to stop a harmful industrial solar field — the “Bowman S-Power Solar Project” — from being built on 35 acres in Landers near Joshua Tree. 439 more words

Joshua Tree

The Seven Steps to End Global Warming

I have heard many people, online and in person, talk about how eliminating modern technology will end global warming. To that I have to say… 279 more words

Technology

Collinsville Water Park Goes Solar

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — A Metro-East waterpark is being run with energy from nearly 700 solar panels starting this summer.

The (Belleville) News-Democrat reports ( 112 more words

News

New Chicken Coop-Auto Chicken Door

I wrote a few weeks back about our new coop we had to build at a friends property due to outdated Baltimore County zoning regulations. I was really happy with the coop and how it turned out, considering it was built from free pallets off of craigslist. 440 more words

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