Kaylee - Solar

Describe how we get energy from solar energy?
Solar Panels are made out of photovoltaic cells (PV) that transforms sunlight int direct current (DC).


Where is Solar energy used?

Kamuthi Solar Power Project uses 648MW, in India Tengger Desert Solar Park uses 1500 MW, in China.

What are Pros of the Solar energy?
  • Silent
  • No green house
  • Reduces electricity costs
  • The  Panels work most of  the day 
What are Cons of the Solar energy?

  • Expensive 
  • Takes up a lot of space
  • Exotic Materials 
Do the Pros out weight the Cons?

Yes the Pros out weight the Cons because 

NREL-  Solar Energy Basics 

SEIA-  About Solar Energy

energy informative- Solar Energy Pros and Cons 

How SOlar Panels Work