Day: September 17, 2012

Efficiency Renewable Energy

Better Testing for Solar Panels

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has developed a new process to test the performance of solar panels. It involves 32 different LEDs, each one generating their part of the spectrum of sunlight, and other equipment that measures the wavelength-dependent quantum efficiency. The new testing system will be used in two ways. The […]Read More

Arctic Climate Change and Business Climate Change and Politics Energy Environmental News Fossil Fuels Global Warming News Renewable Energy

Enviro News Wrap: Arctic Ice Melt Shatters Records; Koch Brothers

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up and comments on the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: The Arctic seasonal ice melt continues to shatter records! Global warming is a science experiment on the global scale. Right now we are seeing what happens when you increase pollutants in the atmosphere that heat and disrupt the […]Read More