1. SolSource in Use on the Himalayan Plateau


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    Rural villagers in China using the SolSource to cook a range of local foods.

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    • SolarCycle in 90 seconds


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      John Tilleman and Corey Goerdt presented a business plan at the 5th annual Global Social Entrepreneurship Competition (GSEC) at the University of Washington's Foster School of Business. SolarCycle may succeed in making the centuries-old concept of a solar cooker more efficient, more affordable and more popular in parts of the globe where burning wood and biomass is the prevalent means of heating water and cooking food. Produced by Hot Chai Media.

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      • The collapsible parabolic solar cooker experiment


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        I made this solar cooker out of cardboard and aluminum foil following these instructions: http://images3.wikia.nocookie.net/solarcooking/images/b/b6/Collapsible_Parabolic_Cooker_plans_English.pdf On a clear sunny day in Berlin, it worked perfectly. 3 hours later my veggies were perfectly cooked, even a bit too much.

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          "Nokta odaklı aynalı Güneş Ocağı ... Bu video'da "güneş takip etme" mekanizmasının nasıl çalıştığı anlatılıyor ... Sistemi sürekli olarak güneşe yönlendiren motor ile birlikte karmaşık devir düşürücü düzenekler kullanmak yerine, bir mikro işlemci sayesinde ayarlanabilen sürelerle bekleyip çalışan motor, çanağın saatte 15° dönmesini, böylelikle de güneşin gün boyu izlenmesini sağladı. Proje Birleşmiş Milletler, SGP. Küçük Destek Programı tarafından desteklenmiştir. Parabolic Solar Cooker ... On this video the "Sun tracking mechanism" is obseved ... Instead of using complicated speed reduction mechanisms, a micro prosesor was used to regulate the waiting and running durations which enabled the electric motor to rotate the dish 15° per hour and track the sun ... Sponsored by UNDP, GEF. Small Grant Program"

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          • Solar cookers for Ethiopia - Sol Solidari 2008 Project - Lalibela - North Wollo


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            A short video showing how Sol Solidari NGO carry out his first cooperation project in Lalibela woreda, North Wollo province, Ethiopia. Sol Solidari works to provide and to promote solar cookers in sunny countries with deforestation problems and difficulties to access to the energy for people's diary tasks. www.solsolidari.org

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            • Usage: Aligning Focus Point


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              • Usage: Reversible Pot Stand


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                • Solar Tyre Oven | Solar Tyre Cooker


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                  Find out how to make a simple, cheap and effective solar tyre oven. Using just a tyre, some glass, newspaper and silver foil you can cook food in the sun for free! Moses from Uganda shows how to make the tyre cooker with this simple how to guide. The materials needed to make this solar oven are fairly easy to get hold of in developing countries, making this a great, cheap way to cook food that saves fuelwood and money.

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                  • GÜNEŞ OCAĞI, kabak dolması, yaprak sarması karışık / SOLAR COOKER, mixture of stuffed zucchini and stuffed vine leaves


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                    "Parabol aynalı Güneş Ocağı ... Bu videodaki modelde "güneş takip etme" mekanizması kullanılmadı ... Pişen, kabak dolması, yaprak sarması karışık. Çanak çapı 120 cm. Odak mesafesi 30 cm. Çanak 24 adet 0.5 mm kalınlığında paslanmaz-çelik saç parça birleştirilerek üretildi. Gücü 1 kW. Pyrex kap içersindeki malzemenin pişme süresi 60 dakikası kapalı kapaklı, 15 dakikası ise kapak yarım açık olarak. Proje Birleşmiş Milletler, SGP. Küçük Destek Programı tarafından desteklenmiştir ... Parabolic Solar Cooker ... Sun tracking mechanism wasn't available while I was shooting this video ... Cooking mixture of stuffed zucchini and stuffed vine leaves. Diameter of the dish is 120 cm. and the focal length is 30 cm. Dish is composed of a set of 0.5 mm thick lazer-cut stainless-steel sheets, generating 1 kW of energy. Cooking time is 60 minutes with the closed lid and 15 more minutes after its being opened. Project sponsored by UNDP, GEF. Small Grant Program"

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                    • Usage: High & Low Sun Setting


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