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A History of Solar Energy Part I

Throughout man’s history the sun has always been a subject of speculation and worship. In fact, most ancient cultures have deified the sun, due to its life-giving and energy-giving qualities.

Electricity Directly From The Sun

Solar energy can be gathered through the use of photovoltaic cells. What does “photovoltaic” mean? Photo means “light” and voltaic means “having to do with voltage.” A volt is a unit used to represent a quantity of electrical force. A photovoltaic cell or is one which uses light in order to create electricity. When a […]