Solar Power Stations!
By: I.L & A.K!
What Is A Solar Power Station and Who Used It To Their Advantage?
In the 1830's, John Herschel, a British astronomer used a solar thermal collector box. A solar thermal collector box is a device that absorbs sunlight and collects heat. John used this during a voyage to South Africa. This cooked his food and today, people use solar energy for many things such as for heat and electricity.