Did you hear the news?


The Community Learning Center recently had a solar panel system installed. The organization will not only be promoting sustainability, they will also be saving a lot of resources in the long term!

What Are Photovoltaics?

Photovoltaics is the direct conversion of light into electricity at the atomic level. Some materials exhibit a property known as the photoelectric effect that causes them to absorb photons of light and release electrons. When these free electrons are captured, an electric current results that can be used as electricity.

How Do Solar Panels Work?

Sources/Image Credits:

science.nasa.gov

www.medium.com

How do clouds effect solar energy harvest?

Sunny Days
Cloudy Days

CLC Power Production Annual Equivalents

Provide enough power for 50 homes for an entire year

Provide enough power to drive an electric car 1.47 Million miles annually

Provide enough power to light 65,700 lights for one year

Renewable Energy Systems, LLC