The end product is the primary difference between these two technologies. Photovoltaic creates electricity while thermal solar power produces heat. Both require panels to collect energy from the sun. One form of panel converts that energy to voltage and the other to thermal units. Thermal panels are larger than PV and tend to produce more … Read moreWhat is The Difference Between Solar Pv and Solar Thermal?
Solar heating also can be used to refer to the heating of any objects, including buildings, cars, through solar radiation. Solar heating uses the power of the sun to provide thermal energy for you to make hot water, heat your home, or your pool. The amount of heating you get depends on the solar radiation, … Read moreHow Does a Solar Water Heater Work