There are many advantages of solar power. Although solar power is an energy source that we have only recently tapped into, it may easily become the most important energy source of the future.
• Solar power is a renewable and natural resource.
• Solar power is non-polluting. Unlike oil, solar power does not emit greenhouse gases or carcinogens into the air.
• Light and energy from the sun costs nothing. Once you purchase the equipment to collect and convert energy from the sun, it costs you nothing to run.
• Solar cells require little maintenance.
• Solar cells can last a lifetime.
• Solar power is silent.