How Solar Works


How Solar Panels Create Electricity

Solar panels, or modules, are made up of dozens of photovoltaic cells, also called PV cells, which produce power.

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Why Are Solar Inverters Needed At All?

The solar panel gets all of the attention but only accounts for part of the solar equation. Without an inverter, our solar panels are of little use.

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Why the Southern Sky Is So Important

You may have heard that your solar electric system works best when facing south, but you may not have been told just why that is.

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Solar Produces Differently Throughout the Year

Due to the physical properties of where we are located on Earth, solar produces very differently throughout the year. There are many factors that affect solar energy production throughout the four seasons of the year.

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