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Solar Energy

Using sunlight to for generating energy.
Energy Sources of energy for human use.

Photovoltaic Solar Panels

The most common type of solar panel are photovoltaic solar cells, or PVs which convert sunlight directly into electricity. Photovoltaic solar cells range in efficiency from about 15 30% efficiency. Solare Panel Efficiency

Costs

As of 2016 prices for solar panels were esimated at $3 US per watt, however cost including installation was closer to $6.

Other Types of Solar Energy Collection

Other forms of solar energy collection (apart from the most obvious and important one of plant life) include:

Solar Energy Resources

Viridian energy co-operative


Viridian Energy Co-operative provides solar energy systems. Assessments, design, installation and consulting by the worker owned co-op of Professional Engineers, Red Seal Electricians and Renewable Energy Technicians.

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