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Where is solar energy found?

Solar energy is provided by the sun. Because of this the locations of where solar energy power plants can be is limited. Solar panels wouldn't do much good in places where it is not very sunny.

How is solar energy formed?

Since the sun is an inexhaustible source of energy it has been formed millions of years ago. We simply harness energy from the sun and turn that into electricity.

How is solar energy used?

Solar energy is used to power many things. For example, solar panel are used for electricity. Solar energy can also be used for solar water heaters.

What are some cool facts & statistics about solar energy?

Did you know that the most abundant source of energy is solar energy. NASA has been working on making Solar powered aircraft since the 1980's

What is one innovative alternative energy form?

One alternative energy form is wind energy. Wind energy is also an inexhaustible source of energy.
This is a picture of a wind farm. Wind energy is very similar to solar energy except for the fact that it is uses wind instead of the sun.
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This is a picture of solar panels.
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How do solar panels work? - Richard Komp

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