Solar Energy

the best type of energy for us (By: Leah Hayward)

what is solar energy?

Solar energy is produced by the sun's rays down to earth. The sun has been keeping are world alive sense the earth and sun where created. Its a renewable source of energy unlike nonrenewable sources such as fossil fuels.Solar energy technologies use the suns energy to light homes, produce hot water, and heat homes and electricity.

How is it collected?

Solar energy is collected by devises called solar panels. The suns rays beam down on the panels and turn into energy and store the energy to use later. With these simple panels you turn sunlight into energy to power just about anything.

Some ways solar energy and solar panels are used