How is Solar Energy created?
Solar-powered photovoltaic (PV) panels convert the sun's rays into
electricity by exciting electrons in silicon cells using the photons of light
from the sun. This electricity can then be used to supply renewable energy
to your home or business.
Installation Of PV Panels
Collection Of Sun’s Rays
Conversion To DC Power (Panels)
Conversion To AC Power (Inverter)
Power Is Sent Into The Home
Credit For Unused Electricity
Solar Energy vs Fossil Fuels
Jobs. Last year the Fossil Fuels industry cut 3,875 jobs. Solar created 14,00.
Pricing. Electricity is less expensive with Solar energy than fossil fuels
Environmental Impact. Solar Energy is better for the enviroment than fossil fuels.
Pros and Cons
1. Expensive 2. Intermittent 3. Energy Storage is Expensive 4. Associated with Pollution 5. Exotic Materials 6. Requires Space
1. Renewable 2. Abundant 3. Sustainable 4. Environmentally Friendly 5. Good Availability 6. Reduces Electricity Costs
Places that use Solar Energy
Argument on Solar Energy
The prerequisite for solar power is available everywhere - the sun! Solar power can be produced on almost all roofs. Apart from the environmental aspects photovoltaics offers itself as a profitable investment
Ways individuals can use Solar Energy
Use to pay less electricity
Get Solar indoor lights
Solar Water Heater