Solar Energy

Solar Energy makes all life possible here on Earth but it is also a massive untapped energy source which could help power our amazing 21st Century technologies in a clean, green and sustainable way.
  • Find out more about how solar energy is used with the factsheets below.
  • On the Solar FAQ page you will find some interesting and informative answers to many common questions from students (and teachers).

What Level Are You?

Click on your age group for a fact sheet on solar energy.


(Note to teachers: These factsheets have been designed to complement the Solar Energy teaching resources but are also a useful source of information on their own.)