TITLE

Is solar power for you?

AUTHOR(S)
Laughlin, Joyanna
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
Sunset;Jun2006, Vol. 216 Issue 6, p113
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on how solar energy works and which option to choose. The article provides an overview of the United States market for solar photovoltaic (PV) systems. The three types of solar energy are passive, solar thermal and PV. Two types of PV systems are solar direct and battery-based. PV systems consist of solar panels built from solar cells which are made from silicon.
ACCESSION #
20955070

 

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