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How Does Solar Energy Work – A Basic Guide

How does solar energy work? It’s a question that’s being asked increasingly often now that solar energy is becoming much more practical, marketable and affordable. It’s not uncommon for you to see advertisements for home installations and comparison charts between competing solar energy companies. What goes on behind all those pricey panels, and is it really the next big thing like everyone says it’ll be? A Short Solar Energy Guide If you’ve ever seen a calculator that doesn’t need a battery to run – the ones with a black strip near the top front – then you’ve seen a solar cell. Photovoltaic or solar cells are specially designed modules of treated silicon that can generate an electric current when hit by light. In a nutshell, electrons in the cell’s silicon lattice can be struck loose by the energy of the sun, and their movement creates a current in the cell. With enough cells in place, this generated energy can add up to a significant amount – enough to power a home or building in som

6 Essential Tailgating Items Newbies Leave At Home

What could be the 6 most important tailgating items that many newbies leave at home? Well, It’s not the charcoal grill, not the beverage cooler and not the tailgating food. But these six items should be taken to the tailgating party or you will in fact be shown to be a newbie at tailgating. The countdown of essential items for tailgating newbies begins. 1. The Tailgating Tent What better way to mark your spot at the tailgating party than a tailgating tent. These tents or canopies are very handy for  not only marking your spot at the party. They can also serve as shade on a hot late summer afternoon. For evening games they make a great place to hang lights and during a rain shower guess where you can huddle to stay dry. That’s right the tailgating tent can be used in all weather and has many uses you can get from it.  Invest about $100 in a good tailgating tent and use it at all of you tailgating parties and for your backyard BBQs as well. Can you tailgate without it? Yes you can but