Feb 15, 2016
Solar panels
More power!

This video is a TED-Ed original.  The complete lesson can be viewed at the link below.

The Earth intercepts a lot of solar power: 173,000 terawatts. That’s 10,000 times more power than the planet’s population uses. So is it possible that one day the world could be completely reliant on solar energy? Richard Komp examines how solar panels convert solar energy to electrical energy.

TAGS: #photovoltaics    #solar energy