Re: [nslu2-linux] Re: NSLU2 Power Consumption
- i found out why its giving ZERO output :-)
checkout this picture (attached).
ive had this pane outside for 2 years. it claimed to
an outside model, but looks like the weather is just
much for it.
anyone recommend panels that last?
--- Kalman Gyorgy <kalmangy@...> wrote:
> > reading ZERO watts from the panel (its not covered
> > snow :-) ) do you know if the temperature affects
> > solar output?
> The efficiency of solar panels is better when they
> are cold.
> The photovoltaic effect is based only on the amount
> of light recevied.
> So, you may have a lower output in the winter,
> because the days are darker.
> I guess, you have some other problem, because even
> in low light
> conditions, you shall see some output.
Yahoo! for Good - Make a difference this year.