How do solar panels work?

How do solar panels work?

Solar panel electricity systems, also known as solar photovoltaics (PV), capture the sun’s energy using photovoltaic cells. How does PV work? Able to generate electricity, even on a cloudy day, photovoltaic cells convert sunlight into energy that can be used to...
How does solar water heating work?

How does solar water heating work?

Using heat from the sun to warm domestic hot water, solar water heating systems are often supported by a conventional boiler or immersion heater. How do solar water heating systems work? Collecting heat from the sun using solar panels called collectors, solar water...
How do heat pumps work?

How do heat pumps work?

A device that provides heat energy from a source of heat to an alternate destination, there are two types of heat pump commonly used for warming homes. Air Source Heat Pumps (ASHPs) Absorbing heat from the outside air, air source heat pumps (ASHPs) can be used to heat...