Quiz: Test Your Solar IQ

Quiz: Test your Solar IQ!

How much do you know about PV solar? Put your brainpower to the test with our solar energy quiz!

1.


How much solar energy reaches the Earth's surface at any given moment?

2.


Of all new generating capacity added to the U.S. electrical grid in 2015, what percentage was solar?

3.


Which U.S. state generates the most utility-scale solar power?

4.


What does the word photovoltaic mean?

5.


Who discovered the photovoltaic effect?

6.


What are the most common photovoltaic cells used today?

7.



Roughly how much did the cost of PV solar panels decrease between 2009 and 2018?

8.


What form of energy do concentrating solar power technologies use to generate electricity?

9.


Installing a 10 kw solar system would offset emissions equivalent to?

10.


How much money does the average solar system save our customers?