The Resurgence of DC Power

Back in the 1870’s and 1880’s Direct Current (DC) power systems dominated. Leading the DC industry were iconic inventors and businessmen; Thomas Edison, Werner von Siemens, and Charles Brush. Thomas Edison (who held 1,093 patents for inventions) developed the first commercial electric power transmission system which used direct current (DC). After he deployed around 190 … More The Resurgence of DC Power

Building with Sunshine

Imagine a building where the major components have photovoltaics embedded in the materials and products used in construction; the result being significant onsite production of solar power. We’re all familiar with or have at least seen solar panels on a building roof or a parking canopy. Solar panels have really been the face of solar … More Building with Sunshine