Learn more about the following solar technologies:
Did you know more energy from the sun falls on the earth in one hour than is used by everyone in the world in one year?
A variety of technologies convert sunlight to usable energy for buildings. The most commonly used solar technology for homes and businesses is solar photovoltaics for electricity.
Businesses and industry also use these technologies to diversify their energy sources, improve efficiency, and save money. Solar photovoltaic and concentrating solar power technologies are also being used by developers and utilities to produce electricity on a massive scale to power cities and small towns.