Posts Tagged ‘solar cells’

The MagPi finds more energy with solar tracking

Check out the latest issue of  The MagPi, the magazine devoted to all things Raspberry Pi. The latest issue, for April, is number 22 and it’s available for free download.

This month it features the “Reflective Solar Tracker”, a solar cell with a Raspberry Pi that helps to improve…

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Solar powered trikes – Green is the new Black

With the black cloud of global warming threatening the planet, people are finally starting to seriously go green. But where is the global interest in green projects? It isn’t like they can’t be exciting, as new methods of harnessing energy are at the forefront of modern technology. What…

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Solar Cell drag racing

Browsing round YouTube for Solar Cell videos, came across this interesting one from DrSkippy’s blog – “FlatTop” vs. “2-Cell”. This is described, somewhat tongue-in-cheek, as “a display of raw solar drag racing power”, but instructions on building these Solar-roller machines for yourself can be found on…

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