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Notebooks. collections of illustrations and drawings on solar
I've written a few different sets of notebooks on the subjects of Solar Electricity, with the goal intended to clarify concepts which could have been more clearly conveyed to me in the first place. It's the same information you're going to get from any reliable source, only with the added feature of advanced chronology! These are listed in no particular order.

8x11. archival ink paper

This is just the size of the paper it was written on.
These pages are good for reference. I hope that this section will eventually expand to 50 or more pages. I am hoping that this section becomes what I wanted the Moleskine to eventually be.
parts. rhodia 4x6 graph
Learn to identify the parts of a solar electrical system.
You'll know how they're connected, and what they do.
Maybe you might want to make some cool fridge magnets.
Or build your own "Solar Electrical Design Project" Game Box.
concepts. rhodia 4x6 graph
These are single pages that try to concisely convey the idea of a "concept."
Whether that's magnetic declination, or the visualization of voltage and amperage as watts.
This will help you visually conceptualize electricity and solar power.
And they're kind of fun to flip through.
KWH Exercises. rhodia 4x6 graph
These are various exercises to help you understand the basics of consumption.
You should read "Concepts" first in order to really comprehend the KWH Exercises.
Page 1 contains a variety of different types of household appliances and their ratings.
The rest of the book involves looking at a variety of days where consumption is different.
The overall point of the book is to determine the # of solar panels this house needs.
Solar Panel Exercises. rhodia 4x6 graph
I've written some really cool exercise workbooks here, and this one is by far my favourite.
This will strike a chord with any installer of PV out there. It's a crossword puzzle for the Nabcep certified. You can try them, too! But I suggest you read "Con Ed VS Sun Ed." Especially the parts about series and parallel circuits. If you do understand this stuff, then it's all good. If not, they're somewhat visually interesting to look at, so that's always pretty cool.
Turby. archival ink paper
Brian from Phoenix Press and I had a conversation about a cartoon called "Turby."
The idea is that a family in a residential neighborhood get a wind turbine.
The neighborhood reacts to the turbine, and the kids need to come up with a plan.
So they have a "Parade Test" which could mean many things. Nobody was really sure if it was a parade or a protest. But the kids were only testing the effectiveness of a parade.
The Moleskine. 60+ pages
This thing right here represents my first impressions of how Solar Electricity actually works, and how it's installed. The attention to detail and the level varies, and there's no particular order to the pages. The pages are listed in groups of what i would consider as "chapters" and while it's not going to give you the very most high-definition picture of how solar energy works, it will give you a very detailed look at how these systems are put together. There are some opinions in there.