Energy Source

Solar Energy

How is solar energy used?

Solar energy is used for electricity by absorbing the suns energy into the panels and forming it into electricity.

What are four benefits of this energy source?

  • Saves money
  • It's better for the Earth
  • Solar energy can be used without any shortages
  • Can be used in remote or distant areas

Solar Panel Pictures

What are four disadvantages of this source energy?

  • It costs a lot to build these panels
  • Can only harness the suns energy when it is daytime and not real cloudy
  • Secure land form to build on
  • Storms, cloudy skies, and night time reduce the amount absorbed