Solar Impulse makes history as the first around-the-world solar-electric airplane flight, 40,000+ km with no fuel

Bertrand Piccard today finished the first around-the-world flight with a solar-electric airplane, the Solar Impulse 2 (a.k.a. HB-SIB).  That’s over 40,000 kilometers flown, leaving Abu Dhabi in March 2015 and returning to their starting point today, July 25, 2016.  This flight, as did several other Solar Impulse flights, demonstrated this…

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Solar Photovoltaic system installers

The actual work of installing photovoltaic solar electric systems is essentially a construction job.  The work involves assembling racking systems, installing the equipment on rooftops or other infrastructure, assembling electrical wiring, verifying the wiring works, and connecting it to the grid. Once you get past the unique bits – assembling…

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Solar Photovoltaic System Designer (PV Design)

PV Designers create the construction and installation plans for photovoltaic solar power systems.  That includes the the number of solar panels required for a given load, the racking and other equipment required to install the panels on the site, and the wiring and interconnects required to do so. The plans…

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