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Wisconsin

The Midwest Renewable Energy Association Spring Workshop Schedule. June 12-19 PV Systems Design and Installation, Instructors Jim Kerbel of Photovoltaic Systems and Chris LaForge of Great Northern Solar, Location Amherst, WI, Cost 300. Help install the photovoltaic and wind systems that will power this year's Midwest Renewable Energy Fair. (Students should have a basic knowledge of electricity). Fees for pre-Energy Fair Workshops cover instruction, handouts, and camping at the Portage County...

Philippines

The 3rd International Renewable Energy Asia Pacific '96 (REAP'96) Exhibition and Conference will be taking place in Manila, Philippines, October 1996. This three day event for both the conference and exhibition and is dedicated to Solar Photovoltaics & thermal, wind, biogas biomass and hydro projects in the Asia Pacific region. The conference will focus on marketing strategies, project financing , policies and incentives for the implementation of renewable energy projects in the Asian...

Vermont

Free PV Workshops for beginners to experts given by David Palumbo of Independent Power & Light, First Saturday of every month at the Palumbo IP& L PV and microhydro powered off-grid neighborhood. Participant interest will determine which of the following topics will be discussed and demonstrated (as practical) site selection, PV modules, batteries, charge controllers, inverters, lighting (ac & DC), balance of system components, system monitoring and maintenance, water (finding it,...

Photocomm

Full page Black and White on negative Series, PaXattat, & Combination Circuits The best way to get a grip on what is actually happening in any electrical circuit is to understand the relationships between Volts, Amps, and Ohms in Ohm's law. Let's explore how these relationships change depending on the layout of the circuit and its components. A circuit is considered to be in series when all components are connected in such a way that there is only one possible path for current to flow. This...

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Harold Sexson details his owner-built addition a beautiful passive solar room. It creates a comfortable space that saves energy. Cover Ali Cotterell at the helm of Gebroeders, her live-aboard sailboat with PV and wind power. Story on page 12. Rob Magleby runs tools and toys with the photovoltaic system mounted on the roof of his '70 schoolbus. All the comforts of home on the road. William Raynes gives the details needed to build this efficient DC-powered nightlight. This LED nightlight design...

Dc To Light

Missionary Lights Security Lights Emergency Lights America's Hardest-Working Country Magazine This magazine attends pickup trucks, chickens, tomatoes, sawmills, homeschooling, maple syruping all the stuff you need to know to live a good, but not necessarily more simple, life in the country. Written by unpretentious folks who are living the life portrayed, It's an improvement on sixties efforts that tended to be unrealistic hype and dream. Already-there's and wannabes alike will find plenty of...

Trojan Battery Co

Camera ready four color 7.2 wide 4.5 high SOUTHWEST WINDPOWER camera ready on negative while back I was asked to recommend a night light for a friend of mine. I started looking through my seemingly endless stack of catalogs to find a suitable choice. I was surprised to find a definite lack of options. About the only light I could find was a pretty costly one, around 60 dollars. Really out of line for a simple night light. 2 pieces holder amp lens Radio Shack 272-340 2 pieces holder amp lens...

The Pv Network News

Solar Alcohol Distiller

2303 Cedros Circle, Santa Fe, NM 87505 Above Steven Vanek with his machine which uses solar thermal energy to make ice. verywhere in our world, refrigeration is a major energy user. In poor areas, off-grid refrigeration is a critically important need. Both of these considerations point the way toward refrigeration using renewable energy, as part of a sustainable way of life. Solar-powered refrigeration is a real and exciting possibility. Working with the S.T.E.V.E.N. Foundation Solar Technology...

Fowler Solar Electric

226 Huntington Road PO Box 435 Worthington, MA 01098 1-800-914-4131 This is the most popular book for PV remote homes. It is written and published by Best all around book on wiring your PV 1991 Real Goods Sourcebook Our favorite book for Do-It-Yourselfers. Windy Dankoff, Flowlight Solar Power This should become the bible for alternative energy users. Send 3 for our 64 page catalog and product guide Servel Dometic Gas Refrigerators. Trace Inverters. Trojan Batteries. Siemens amp Solarex PV...

David Goes Electric

Daivd Bradley Sickle Bar

With solar and wind power working so well for our home, it seemed only natural to put it to use outdoors as well. Here's how I built a small tractor that has become a very valuable tool around the homestead. The project began with an old David Bradley walking tractor that a friend had given me. It would probably be easy to find a four wheel garden tractor to convert, but I wanted the two wheel design for several reasons. It is more maneuverable and lends itself to the attachment of a sickle-bar...