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How Does Solar Energy Work?

How does solar energy work and why should you harness it?solar-diagram

Solar energy is one of the best ways to save money when it comes to home energy savings.

Solar energy (the sun) can be used to power your T.V., refrigerator, air conditioner, water heater, and virtually all of your household appliances.

In short, solar energy works not only to save money on utility bills, but to potentially make you money when it feeds electricity back to your local utility company.

The concept is fascinating!

Solar panels are designed to collect energy from the sun and convert this energy into electricity. This conversion process is called “photovotaic”, which means…Turning the light (photo) into electricity (voltaic).

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Facts about Solar Energy

Here are the plain and simple facts about solar energy, which should help you in determining whether or not you’d like to install a solar energy system for your home or business.Solar Energy

FACTS:

* Installing a solar energy system is the “motherload” of money saving ideas when it comes to home energy savings.

* Solar energy can replace virtually any device that currently uses non-renewable fossil fuels.

* A solar energy system can provide electricity 24hours/7days.

* Solar energy can be stored in batteries (DC) and converted to electricity (AC) immediately or at a later date.

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