5 Interesting Fact About Solar Energy.


Switching to clean energy sources like solar power can help combat climate. Whereas fossil fuels will eventually run out or become too expensive to retrieve, renewable energy resources are constantly replenished. Here are some interesting facts about solar energy.

170 thousand billion Watts from the Sun hits Earth every moment. That's more than 10,000 times the world's total energy use.

When we eat fruits and vegetables we get calories from the Sun.

Solar energy is the only source of renewable energy.

Solar energy does not produce waste or pollution and is ecologically acceptable.

Solar energy has tremendous potential because for instance the energy we get from all of the world's reserves of coal, oil and natural gas can be matched by just 20 days' supply of sunshine.