- My name is Patrick Duggan and I am the Co-Founder of CharSOL Grills, a company that makes solar grills. This blog will be about everything related to solar grills and on occasion I will make reference to CharSOL. I hope to bring like minded people together that are interested in both solar technology and carbonless cooking. Thank you for visiting my blog, I look forward to your comments!
Monthly Archives: September 2010
Propylene Glycol is used in a lot of solar thermal applications. But why? Simply put it’s because of its heat transfer properties. So what does that mean? Well, let’s take water as a baseline. Water freezes at 32˚F (0˚C) and … Continue reading
Standardization of solar equipment has been a hot topic in recent months in the solar community. The difficulty with standardizing parts is that solar is not a mature industry. In fact, solar technology is changing so rapidly that the speed … Continue reading
This post is about the quality and certification of solar products. I’ve had the opportunity to work in the highly regulated and quality-controlled world of the aerospace industry. In this industry, the FAA keeps close tabs on everything that goes … Continue reading