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September 29, 2015 AT 4:00 am

A Water Clock System That Boosts Solar Energy Collection #SolarPower


The Sun Soluter increases energy collection from the sun by up to 30%. via sun saluter

The SunSaluter is an ultra low-cost, passive, single-axis solar panel rotator (called a tracker). The SunSaluter boosts energy output by 30% by keeping a solar panel oriented towards the sun throughout the day. With improved efficiency, fewer solar panels are needed, and the overall cost per watt of solar energy is reduced. Conventional solar trackers use complex electronics which make them more than 30 times as expensive and prone to failure. That’s why solar trackers have never made sense for the developing world – until now.

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