Solar Glossary

Solar Glossary Solar Term Definition AGM (Adsorbed Glass Mat) Type of battery construction which uses saturated adsorbant glass mats instead of liquid or gelled electrolyte; typically more reliable compared to flooded (liquid), but also more expensive. Alternating current (AC) An electrical current that continually reverses direction of flow; powers electronic devices or appliances in your…

Solar Electricity FAQ

The following are answers to some of the frequently asked questions about solar electricity. Q: What is “solar power”? A: Solar power is the energy that is generated from the sun, which are then converted into electricity. Q: What are the different types of solar systems? A: Monocrystalline silicon, polycrystalline silicon, building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV),…