Solar Trivia

In 40 minutes of daylight, the sun releases upon the Earth the amount of energy that is consumed by the entire population of the planet in an entire year. (source: solcomhouse.com)

The largest purchaser of Green Power, which includes solar, is the US Air Force.

Over 80% of grid connected installations in 2003 took place in California.
The US solar market grew 27% in 2004.
The four biggest solar cell producers, Sharp, Kyocera, BP Solar, and Shell Solar, account for over 50% of worldwide production.
(above from solarbuzz.com)

Posted On 16 Feb , 2011