One of our writers over on CleanTechnica (and occasionally here on Planetsave) just got his first solar panel. He just wrote a post about it and what he’s learned so far that I thought was worth a quick reshare:
My First Solar Panel (via Clean Technica)
Over the past few years I have been learning about solar panels, and power plants in general. My next step towards becoming a solar panel expert was the purchase of a 10-watt multicrystalline silicon solar panel. The short circuit voltage is up to 20 volts. Its efficiency is 10%, meaning that a…
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