2008 Essential Guide to Solar Power, Practical Information on Heating, Lighting, Concentrating, Government Research, Photovoltaics, Electricity (Two CD-ROM Set) - U.S. Government, Revised Edition
9781422009154 | 978-1-4220-0915-4
1422009157 | 1-4220-0915-7
This up-to-date and comprehensive electronic book on two CD-ROMs presents an incredible and totally revised collection of important documents and publications about solar energy, solar heating and lighting, solar concentrating technology, and photovoltaic (PV) solar power cells. Encyclopedic coverage of every practical aspect of solar power, heating, electricity, and research is thoroughly covered in this incredible collection! This CD-ROM uses next-generation search technology that allows complete indexing and makes all files on the disc fully searchable. Federal documents cover the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Photovoltaics Program. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Center for Photovoltaics. Photovoltaics for Buildings. Photovoltaics Silicon Materials Research. Solar Decathlon. Amorphous Silicon. NREL Solid State Theory Group and Solid State Spectroscopy. Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Environmental Safety & Health. DOE Climate Challenge. National Center for Photovoltaics. Photovoltaics Research & Development. Photovoltaic Silicon Materials Research. Amorphous Silicon. Solid State Theory. Spectroscopy. National Center for Photovoltaics (NCPV) Partnership Opportunities. PV Roadmap. Physics and Design of Solar Cells. R & D Partner Fact Sheets. Photovoltaics for Buildings coverage includes: Learn About PV. Homes and Commercial Buildings. Whole-Building Design. Solar Electricity. New Applications and Lessons Learned Report, much more. Viable solar energy technology topics covered include: Solar Cells * photovoltaic (PV) power * flat-plate PV * concentrating PV * off-grid * on-grid * conversion efficiencies * solar thermal electric * the existing solar industry * DOE research goals and targets * Thermal dishes * towers * troughs * central generation * passive solar * solar water heating * solar heating and lighting * nanotechnology solar cells * organic solar cells * abbreviations and acronyms.