Watch: How do solar panels work?
Learn how solar panels convert the sun's rays into energy in this DOE video.
Tue, Feb 08 2011 at 7:15 PM
If you’ve ever wondered how solar panels convert the sun’s rays into clean renewable energy, this video from the U.S. Department of Energy is for you. The video, Energy 101: Solar PV, provides an introduction
to solar panel technology. The video was uploaded to YouTube just days after the DOE revealed more details about the SunShot initiative
, which aims to bring the cost of solar energy down to a more competitive level by 2020.
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