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Micro Analog Systems Launches Solar Cell Energy Harvesting System Manager

Micro Analog Systems Launches Solar Cell Energy Harvesting System Manager | Finland | Scoop.it
Micro Analog Systems Oy, a Helsinki, Finland headquartered company has declared the release of MAS6011 Solar Cell Energy Harvesting System Manager.

 

MAS6011 comes handy to protect the batteries where large sized solar cells are used to compensate the dim light conditions and avoid the possibilities of batteries getting destroyed due to sudden strong light. It offers safe and secure defense of 3 V battery for an array of light strengths.

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Finland slow to develop solar energy

Finland slow to develop solar energy | Finland | Scoop.it
The price of solar electricity is estimated to fall dramatically over the next few years. In Finland, the development of solar energy is lagging behind due to a lack of state support.
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Pulkkinen Named Outstanding Young Finnish Person

Pulkkinen Named Outstanding Young Finnish Person | Finland | Scoop.it
Star Astrophysicist Shines as Outstanding Young Finnish Person of the Year

Antti Pulkkinen has been named Outstanding Young Finnish Person of the Year by Finland’s chapter of Junior Chamber International, a federation of young leaders and entrepreneurs. The honor also means he now is a contender for one of the prestigious Ten Outstanding Young Persons of the World awards to be selected soon by an international panel of judges.Pulkkinen, 37, is considered one of the world’s top experts in the field of “space weather,” which includes how solar activity impacts manmade technology in space and on Earth.
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A solar kitchen restaurant

A solar kitchen restaurant | Finland | Scoop.it
One of our best experiences during this years Milan Design Week was the Lapin Kulta solar kitchen restaurant by Finnish food visionary Antto Melasniemi and Catalan designer Martí Guixé.
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Solar-powered pop-up restaurant wows the world

Solar-powered pop-up restaurant wows the world | Finland | Scoop.it
The Lapin Kulta Solar Kitchen Restaurant combining gastronomy, design and ecology wowed international designers for the first time this Spring at the Milan Design Week. This highly individual restaurant toured Finland in the summer and soon the Swedes will also get the chance to sample its wares when it visits Stockholm in August. ...
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Solar Panels Integrate Into Building Facade

Solar Panels Integrate Into Building Facade | Finland | Scoop.it
Ruukki reports that it has successfully integrated solar power into a building facade, an industry first; the system produces power even on cloudy days.
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Good News from Finland - Savo-Solar: the new class of solar energy efficiency

Good News from Finland - Savo-Solar: the new class of solar energy efficiency | Finland | Scoop.it
The Finnish company Savo-Solar, based in Mikkeli, has developed a new kind of a solar power collector, which employs a new nano coating for efficient solar energy collection. According to the company, the new heat absorber design is considerably more efficient than competing products in the market.
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