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Solar Power in Use

posted Mar 3, 2016, 10:41 AM by Margaret Best   [ updated Mar 3, 2016, 10:41 AM ]
Allen Jones of Engineering sharpens a pencil using solar power !! 

Solar photovoltaic cells are able to generate electricity from sunlight.  The large photovoltaic panels mounted on the cart collect solar energy, store it in a 12-volt battery, and use an inverter to convert it to 120 volts of alternating current for household applications.