Solar Cells Definition:
Also called photovoltaic – or PV – cells. These cells are used to convert sunlight into direct electricity and are grouped together to make solar panels. Photo/light + voltage = photovoltaic.
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Breaking Down Solar Cells:
Solar cells are used to convert sunlight into direct electricity. Sunlight strikes the surface of these cells which absorb photons and release electrons. These electrons are captured and make… you guessed it… energy. Solar cells are grouped together to form the solar panels that are placed on your roof when you go solar.
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