ENERGY FACT #1
Solar power is a clean renewable energy source; it produces no air or water pollution.
ENERGY FACT #2
Solar energy reduces carbon emissions and saves water.
ENERGY FACT #3
Solar energy can be converted directly or indirectly into other energy forms such as wind energy.
ENERGY FACT #4
Unlike almost all other forms of energy, solar energy uses virtually no water.
ENERGY FACT #5
Once the solar panels are installed, the operating costs of a solar power plant are minimal.
ENERGY FACT #6
Solar energy is only a small percentage of global energy market.
ENERGY FACT #7
PV (Solar Power) is the fastest growing power generation technology in the world. Between 2006 and 2009, the installed capacity globally grew on average by 60% per year.
ENERGY FACT #8
The sun is the main source of energy for all life forms on our planet.
ENERGY FACT #9
The sun is more than 90 million miles from Earth.
ENERGY FACT #10
Light from the sun takes less than 10 minutes to reach Earth.