Posts Tagged ‘The Sun and Solar Power Trivia’
Solar power truly seemed to be the solution to our ever increasing demand for energy that sees more and more fossil fuels burned every day. The sun?s energy has been proven to be the strongest in our galaxy and dwarfs even the strongest nuclear power plants combined! It is thanks to ever improving solar technology that we are able to harness its clean renewable power potential and turn it to multiple alternative energy applications. Below are some interesting facts about solar?
Solar applications are ancient
The use of solar energy dates back in the earliest human civilizations. Though the use was not as complex as it is today, ancient people depended on the sun for life & so worshipped as their God, the most powerful source they knew. Ancient civilizations had already used the sun?s heat for comfort during cold days; ancient engineering has shown that people were trying maximizing the sun?s ray patterns to heat and light their homes.