The entire earth's reserves of coal oil and natural gases is matched to just 20 days of sunshine!
In 40 min. the sun releases upon the earth the amount of energy that the entire earth consumes in 1 year!
Each day the amount of solar energy that is released upon the earth is greater than the amount of energy that the earths inhabitants use up in 27 YEARS!
We can currently only harness 1% of this energy.
|Solar Power Availability|
|The energy that the sun gives off is immense! About1366 watts per square meter. That is a huge amount of energy. Well if you read the fun facts it will give you an idea of just how huge it is. Solar energy is used in many ways, it can be used to heat your house, it can be used to cook, and most importantly it can be used to produce energy.|