Companies/Stores that provide Solar Project Kits
Note: Prices quoted below may be out of date - these are meant
just to be illustrative
In New Mexico
- Horizons-The Discovery Store: (505) 983-1554,
328 Guadalupe, Santa Fe, NM. solar car kits $54.95, solar energy lab
- Learning Is Fun: (505) 889-8860 5000 Menaul Blvd N E Albuquerque, NM
87110-3044. solar energy kit, $9.99
- Hobby Lobby: Simple photovoltaic kit: small panel plus a motor with
a propellor (See our PV exercise
for a picture) - usually costs between $10 and $20 dollars.
Out of State
- Solar World: www.solar-world.com.
Various Solar Kits. (719) 635-5125, 2807 North Prospect,
Colorado Springs, Co 80907, email: email@example.com
SunWind solar kits: www.web.net/~sunwind
Science-Store solar kits: www.science-store.com/technology/electricity
Pitsco solar kits: www.shop-pitsco.com/
(do a search on "solar").
- Picoturbine.com:http://www.picoturbine.com/. Provides plans, books, videos, and kits for renewable
energy education and homebrew projects. Projects are available for fifth grade
through adult at this time.
- Creative Energy Technologies: (888)
305-0278, 10 Main Street, Summit,
NY 12175. http://www.cetsolar.com
(they will be putting a page listing their educational kits up very soon). solar
- Scott Resources: www.hubbardscientific.com.
Cardboard Solar Ovens (product # 4702). 970-484-7445.