Solar Energy Concentrator

Purchase: This video demonstrates how solar energy can be focused with a curved mirror. Once focused this energy can be used to cook food, sterilize water even create electricity. Includes an explanation of Energy, Power, Joules, Watts. Examples of radiant, heat, chemical and kinetic energy are given. Includes links to directions for constructing a simple solar concentrator.

25 thoughts on “Solar Energy Concentrator”

  1. Great video…I converted my home to a net-zero solar powered home that uses no oil or gas…I made a video about it called, “Preparing for Peak Oil”….

  2. if you mixed hydrogen and ethanol fuel it woulhd probly more effenit than solar or wind but it woulhd highley voliatle.

  3. could you multiply the sun light further by using a concentrator to focus light on something like a magnifying glass?

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  5. Hey, i’m working on a school project, and i´m trying to make a car moved by solar energy. do you think I could aplicate this method to the project to get more power from the sun?
    by the way…nice video (and sorry for my english, im portuguese)

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  8. easy you can make them with everyday tin foil and curved box and you are away and it costs little to make srsly and then costs more for a pv cell

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  11. GREAT VID. You know – I never really understood what a “joule” was before. Thank you.

  12. Yes you can use it for sterling motors look up you tube greenpowerscience hes done wonders with these and lenses to increase the solar output

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