How Solar Energy Works

The following resources serve as an introduction to how solar energy works.

From the Sun to the Grid

Videos on Solar Energy Basics


Videos on Solar Energy Basics

For a simple overview of how solar power works, check out Solar Energy 101, a catchy and charming piece produced by Green Mountain Energy!

For a visual explanation of the science behind solar PV panels and how they generate renewable electricity, watch Energy 101: Solar PV, produced by the United States Department of Energy.