American Journal of Modern Energy

Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2023

  • Solar Power Technologies Growth in the United States, an Integrated Four Pillars Perspective

    Ali Aqlan, Henny van der Windt

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2023
    Pages: 1-16
    Received: 9 September 2022
    Accepted: 28 February 2023
    Published: 20 March 2023
    Abstract: This paper examines solar power technologies growth in the United States (U.S.) considering the four pillars of the energy system: socio-cultural, policy, science & technology, and markets & companies. The study analyzed the growing use of Photovoltaic panels (PV) technology. The First Solar company was analyzed as a case study to understand the im... Show More
  • Siting of Photovoltaic (P.V.) Potential Station in the Borno State of Nigeria, Using Satellite Images

    Mohammed Karimu Salihu, Ali Danladi, Medugu Dale Waida

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, February 2023
    Pages: 17-26
    Received: 11 May 2023
    Accepted: 26 May 2023
    Published: 20 July 2023
    Abstract: In large quantities, solar energy is released from the sun's surface. However, we can convert only some part of its reaching the earth's surface into valuable forms of energy for utilization such as thermal, electrical, or mechanical. As proposed in this research to determine the most suitable site for the installation of Photovoltaic power solar s... Show More