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Solar energy, program summary document FY 1981

United States. Dept. of Energy. Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Solar Energy.

Solar energy, program summary document FY 1981

by United States. Dept. of Energy. Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Solar Energy.

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Published by The Secretary, Available from National Technical Information Service, U.S. Dept. of Commerce, For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S.G.P.O. in Washington, D.C, [Springfield, Va, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

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    • Solar energy -- Research -- United States.,
    • Energy policy -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementU.S. Dept. of Energy, Assistant Secretary for Conservation and Solar Energy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTJ810 .U584 1980
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 364 p. :
      Number of Pages364
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4239037M
      LC Control Number80603593

      and the resulting data products needed for each stage of a solar energy project, from initial site selection to systems operations. It also contains a summary of solar forecasting and its development throughout the last few years. This handbook is not meant to be read from cover to cover, but to be used as a reference during each project stage. DOE budget requests for FY is summarized and then detailed. Budget highlights of the energy programs include: conservation; research, development, and applications (fossil energy, solar, electric energy and energy storage systems, magnetic fusion, nuclear fission, environment); regulation and energy information; direct energy production, and strategic petroleum reserves.

      Solar power is used in a number of different ways. There are two very basic kinds of solar energy: Solar thermal energy collects the sun's warmth through one of two means: in water or in an anti-freeze (glycol) mixture. Solar photovoltaic energy converts the sun's radiation to usable electricity. SOLAR ENERGY diluted form, at a rate of about W/m2 (see Figure ). In other words, if one square meter were available for conversion of solar energy to electricity (at % efficiency), the energy produced would be sufficient for just two or three light bulbs. The challenge of solar energy utilization is to concentrate it.

      Ocean thermal energy conversion (OTEC) program: FY program summary January (Washington: Dept. of Energy, Division of Solar Technology ; Springfield, Va.: available through the National Technical Information Service, ), by United States. Dept. of Energy. This report summarizes the key Fiscal Year (FY19) outreach metrics for the NREL Solar Data, Analysis, and Tools (DAT) portfolio. All metrics herein reflect the reporting period of Oct. 1, , through Sept. 30, These projects are all supported by the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Energy Technologies Office Soft Costs program.


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