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Characterization Of Snse-Cdo:Sn P-N Junction For Solar Cell Applications
Energy crisis occasioned by a decline in the availability of fossil fuels and increasing carbon dioxide emissions that are causing global warming has enhanced interest in the development of clean and renewable sources of ...
Performance of a photovoltaic module with an integrated compound parabolic concentrator and a cooling system
In recent years, Photovoltaic (PV) power generation has been receiving considerable attention as one of the promising energy alternatives for rural areas in developing countries. However, their widespread adoption has been ...
Design of a solar tracking concentrator system for process heat generation
In Kenya, biomass energy accounts for 75% of the energy consumed for domestic heating and industrial process applications. This has lead to massive deforestation and environmental degradation. In seeking solutions, this ...
Modern technology adoption trends of small and medium electrical/electronics manufacturing enterprises registered in Nairobi
Growth in the manufacturing sector is widely considered a great vehicle for economic development, a fact taken up by Kenyan policy makers by setting a policy of ensuring industrialization by the year 2020. However, as ...
Design and Fabrication of a Greenhouse Monitoring and Control System Based on Global System for Mobile Communication and Bluetooth
(Kenyatta University, 2020)
Greenhouse technology should be embraced as a way of minimizing food insecurity in Kenya. The insecurity is brought about by climate uncertainties. Greenhouses have attempted to solve this problem by enclosing crops in ...
Design and Optimization of a Solar Photovoltaic Mini-Grid: Case Study of Rwumba Village of Nyamasheke District, Rwanda
(Kenyatta University, 2021)
Universal access to clean energy is very paramount and brings along with it a lot of socio-economic benefits to the citizens in terms of poverty reduction, cost effectiveness and safeguarding the environment. However, most ...