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How Do Residential Solar Electric Systems Work?

Solar electric systems, also called photovoltaic (PV) systems, convert sunlight into electricity. This is done using solar cells, the basic building blocks of PV systems. Solar cells are made out semiconductor materials, silicone being one of the most common semiconductor materials. When sunlight is absorbed by a semiconductor (as in a solar panel) the sunlight […]

Solar Power & Day After Thanksgiving Sales

Happy Thanksgiving to Everyone! Over the next few days, in the US at least, there will be some great opportunities to save on Christmas Shopping. Black Friday (day after Thanksgiving) is the traditional day for offline shopping. But online the saving time period extends for a few more days until “Cyber Monday.” Solar chargers and […]