24 February 2012

Solar Panels Float, Rotate: Discovery News:

The system is designed to exploit unused areas of artificial reservoirs or disused quarries.

  • Italian engineers have designed a floating solar power plant that tracks the sun.
  • The system costs 20 percent less than ground-based structures.
  • Panels could be installed over artificial waterways to make better use of wasted space.

floating solar
The floating photovoltaic plant tracks the sun for energy efficiency.

Well, here's my first blog, I intend to fill this space with copies from my tweets @SolarPowerBen.
I wouldn't mind if you followed me!

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