Home      About      Contact      Submit an Item      
Passive    Active    Residential    Commercial    Wind    Projects    DIY    Resources    Tools    Materials    
Watch NMSU Solar Furnace Thumbnail

NMSU Solar Furnace Video


Watch Salvaged Houses by Dan Phillips Thumbnail

Salvaged Houses by Dan Phillips Video


Watch Desalination the Answer Thumbnail

Desalination the Answer to Water Shortage Video


  

 

 

 

Glossary

Terms for Green Architecture, Building & Energy


This glossary includes more than 300 solar terms, as well as hundreds of additional sustainable design and construction terms.

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z    All  

Series Controller

Definition: A charge controller that interrupts the charging current by open-circuiting the photovoltaic (PV) array. The control element is in series with the PV array and battery.