Solar Energy, Unlimited, Clean and Renewable Part 2

Solar PV systems While in developed countries there has been a rapid increase in grid connected PV systems, in developing countries the majority of PV systems are stand-alone off-grid systems. The off-grid systems can be used to drive a load directly; water pumping is a good example – water is pumped during the hours of

Solar Energy, Unlimited, Clean and Renewable Part 1

Solar Panel or Photovoltaic (PV) is a technology that converts sunlight directly into electricity. It was first observed in 1839 by the French scientist Becquerel who detected that when light was directed onto one side of a simple battery cell, the current generated could be increased. In the late 1950s, the space program provided the

Mutual Fund Investing and Its Pros & Cons

Mutual funds have often seemed like a golden investment because what can be a relatively small amount of money ends up being greatly diversified. The core idea of this kind of investment goes back to the basic rule of, don’t put all your eggs in one basket. In recent years it has become more apparent

Organic Farming in the Philippines

In the Philippines, the term “organic farming” is very loosely used. What is really the true meaning of the term? It evolves on three issues. One is the non-usage of chemical inputs in terms of fertilizer, pesticides, herbicides, etc. Second, it has to be non-GMO—meaning, no use of genetically modified organisms. The third one, which

What Is Organic Farming and Its Many Benefits

What is organic farming? Organic Farming is a technique used in farming without the use of any chemicals or synthetics. Aim of organic farming is to produce crops which have the highest nutritional values with least impact on nature. Crop rotation, green manure, use of natural fertilizers and biological pest control form the crux of

The Business of Growing Lilies, Part 2 Growing

Growing lilies Before, lilies were considered difficult to grow as it needs horticultural knowledge in order to make it grow healthy. Today, knowing how to take care of your plants is the key in ensuring its healthy growth. Aside from enough love and attention, lilies, like any other flower, need specific requirements. Among the requirements