Understanding How Residential Solar Power Works

Understanding Solar Power

You’ve made up your mind to switch solar power, but now you’re wondering, “How does solar power actually work?” Glad you asked! Understanding how it works is a good place to start when you’re thinking about how and to go solar. And lucky for you, it’s simpler than you think. Read on to learn more about the ways in which solar power works in a residential environment.

Solar Energy 101

One of the main methods of converting solar energy into solar power is direct or photovoltaic (PV) conversion. In this case, you would use solar panels (or solar PV) for generating electricity. A solar PV system consists of solar panels, an inverter, a meter, and a few other components such as mounting, cabling, etc. more “Understanding How Residential Solar Power Works”