Not only does securing renewable energy help to lessen the collective carbon footprint, but it’s a sustainable – and intelligent – choice to reduce energy costs long-term as fossil fuels phase out. For this reason and more, implementing clean, green energy has become a priority for eco-conscious individuals around the world.
Just in the United States, demand and capacity for solar power grew a whopping 418% between 2010 and 2014. And recently in France, a new decree was passed mandating new roofs to have solar power or oxygen-producing plants.
But did you know that you can actually build your own solar power generator at home? Really. Just by obtaining a few pieces of equipment and following the guidance of Rapid Online, you can have a DIY green energy machine operating in no time.
The awesome infographic below explains which components you need, provides a step-by-step guide to assembling a photovoltaic system, and contains a ton of of useful facts about solar generators – as well as some safety precautions to be mindful of.
What are your thoughts on the information presented? Would you try this out – or have you created similar already? Share your comments below.