Author: David Wright

David Wright is a environment activist. He has worked for many years to raise awareness about the importance of protecting our environment. He has also worked to create legislation that would help to protect the environment. In addition, he has also worked to educate people about the importance of environmental protection. In addition to his work as an environmental activist, David Wright is also a writer and a photographer. He has written many articles about the environment and has also taken photographs of the environment. In addition, he has also lectured on the environment and has taught classes on environmental protection. As an environmental activist, David Wright has made a significant contribution to the fight against environmental pollution.

It is possible to get more solar electricity during winter and on cloudy days. These are times when your solar power production drops. But you can enhance the performance of your solar power generator using a few techniques. During cloudy days and when there’s fog or haze, sunlight becomes diffused and arrives at your solar panels from many different directions. Therefore the facing of your PV panels is not as important during these times for maximum power production. Even during cloudy days, you can expect to receive about 50% of your original power output. When the sky is completely overcast,…

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It is easy to build a 12V solar panel if you know how. This step-by-step guide is designed to teach you if you want to build one but are clueless on how to start. This article also illustrates the sequence to building a 12V solar panel so you’ll have the least trouble. 5 Steps to Build A 12V Solar Panel After reading the 5 steps, I’m confident no matter how confused you are, you’ll be able to move along to begin designing your first photovoltaic panel: Step 1 – Source for solar cells. There are a total of 3 ways…

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Before I go on to explain the different materials and components you need to build a solar panel, I must take some time to explain an important thought with you: you do not have to be an engineer of any sort to build a professional looking (and working) solar panel system. You however need to know some basic soldering and this can be learned in a short span of 5 minutes…flat. You’ll also need to start your imagination engine so you’ll know how you’ll be using your solar panel to power your electrical devices. In case you do not have…

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There are a number of reasons why you, a property owner, might be interested in installing a solar electric system (also known as photovoltaics, or PV). Maybe you’ve heard solar can help reduce your monthly utility bills, or get you “off the grid.” There are some myths surrounding these ideas. We’ll try to clear them up for you as we give you five great reasons to consider solar. Solar Panels Reduce your Electricity Bill Sometimes we talk with folks who are frustrated with the rising costs of oil and gas, especially over the winter months when residents of colder states…

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Swimming pools may not be the “greenest” of our creature comforts. And some people might argue that there is no such thing as a green swimming pool at all. But I’m not exactly an impartial judge on this one. See, it was my early experience as a lifeguard and swimming instructor when I was a teen that led to my first job after college building, fixing and repairing swimming pools and hot tubs in Colorado. That’s right, I was the pool guy. [Note: If you’re conjuring up images of a job spent leisurely skimming pools (shirtless, of course) while lonely women wearing…

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Going green is not a really difficult task. You can make small changes in your life to achieve this. Your little actions can have a great impact on your children and help them to grow up with a care for the environment. Here are 9 easy ways to become a green parent. Buy Organic Food, Clothing and Products Organic products are free from harmful chemicals. So try to buy organic foods, clothing and products whenever you can. Explain to your child how organic products are different from products which contain chemicals and their influence on the environment. Teach Your Kids…

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Birds getting hit by airplanes taking off or landing often makes headlines but there are other ways the birds succumb to death untimely. They get injured or succumb to injuries after getting hit by communication towers, windows, and different types of objects made by humans. However, not much is known about solar panels leading to the death of the winged creatures. The solar panel setups cause the death of as many as 138,000 birds in the USA every year. When the birds collide with solar panels, the panels do not get much damaged. However, the majority of birds that hit…

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In recent times, solar energy has gained prominence for its eco-friendly nature. Solar energy generates energy from renewable sources and is beneficial for our environment. Solar-based energy serves as a viable alternative to fossil fuels, for they help in reducing our carbon footprint and the emission of greenhouse gases. In turn, we get to breathe cleaner air which goes a long way in improving our overall wellbeing. You can use solar energy at home to charge your devices and appliances. Also, if you’re planning on a long boating trip, you can rely on marine solar panels to keep your batteries…

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So, you have purchased a GoPro to capture every single moment of your next hiking or backpacking trip? That sounds awesome. But what about charging it in the middle of the wilderness? GoPro Battery usually lasts for a day or two. That means, if this a short trip, you would not have to worry about getting it charged but if you are planning to go on a 10-days trip, you will then have to have a solar charger to get it charged otherwise, you will not be able to capture those beautiful moments as they will pass by. These solar…

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Households consume a lot of energy to heat water. Studies indicate that over 15% of the total energy that households consume goes towards heating water. In turn, they add to the monthly expenses. Also, these costs cannot be avoided for hot water is essential in homes. Now, if you’re looking for energy-saving measures when it comes to getting your quota of heated water, then you may want to consider the option of solar water heaters. You can avail a wide variety of solar water heaters; they come in varied designs. Solar water heaters do not depend on fossil fuels. Instead,…

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