Energy 101: Concentrating Solar Power

From towers to dishes to linear mirrors to troughs, concentrating solar power (CSP) technologies reflect and collect solar heat to generate electricity. A single CSP plant can generate enough power for about 90,000 homes. This video explains what CSP is, how it works, and how systems like parabolic troughs produce renewable power. For more information… Continue reading Energy 101: Concentrating Solar Power

How to get 2000ºF Solar Power

Convert a junk TV into a 2000ºF solar cooker. Here’s a technique for hacking a 4 foot mega magnifying lens out of your old TV, and some of the things you can do with it! Endcard Links: Scorcher Frame: Power of Solar: Make Electricity: Metal Melter: See What Else I’m Up To: Instagram: Facebook: Pinterest:… Continue reading How to get 2000ºF Solar Power