It’s not quite as simple as solar panels collecting the sun’s energy and powering your home. There’s a series of steps and processes that need to happen in order to turn sunlight into electricity that you can use in your home.
For a more detailed look at the process, we recommend visiting Energy.gov online.
To learn more about the grid and how it works, click here.
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