HISTORICAL TIME LINE OF SOLAR ENERGY


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HISTORICAL TIME LINE OF SOLAR ENERGY
HISTORICAL TIME LINE OF SOLAR ENERGYThis appendix is an adaptation of the “Solar History Timeline,” courtesy of the U.S. Department of Energy.
<emphasis role="bold">Seventh Century BC.</emphasis> A magnifying glass is used to concentrate the sun’s rays on a fuel and light a fire for light, warmth, and cooking. Third Century BC. Greeks and Romans use mirrors to light torches for religious purposes. Second Century BC. As …
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Peter Gevorkian: Alternative Energy Systems in Building Design. HISTORICAL TIME LINE OF SOLAR ENERGY, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2010), AccessEngineering Export