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How do wind turbines work in cold weather?

How do wind turbines work in cold weather?

As temperatures continue to drop and we all huddle up in our homes to stay safe and warm this winter, keeping the power on is more important than ever. That’s why DTE’s renewable energy assets, particularly our wind turbines, are well-equipped to withstand the cold. ...
Solar Energy Mythbusters

Solar Energy Mythbusters

MYTH: Solar panels contain harmful chemicals, have toxic runoff and poison the soil. FACT: Solar panels have a glass front that protects the PV cell and an aluminum or steel frame. The frame and the sealed nature of the installed cells prevent leaching of trace...
How much do you know about solar energy?

How much do you know about solar energy?

Q: How do solar panels generate energy? A: Solar panels are comprised of many solar photovoltaic, or PV cells. PV cells can produce an electric current when exposed to light. When the sun shines onto a solar panel, energy from the sunlight is absorbed by these PV...