A solar panel is a combination of solar cells joined together.

 

It looks like

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Solar panel is used to convert Solar Energy coming from the Sun into Electricity. 

It also stores electricity for use when the sun is not there.

 

A solar Panel is also used in various places like

  • Commercial Buildings and Homes - to supply electricity
  • Artificial Satellites - to power these satellites

Street lights - Street lights can also work using solar panel

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CA Maninder Singh
CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 11 years and a teacher from the past 11 years. He teaches Science, Accounts and English at Teachoo