|Year Level(s)||Years 3-6|
|Subject Area(s)||Geography Science SOSE General Science|
|Topic(s)||Energy Renewable Energy Solar|
|Resource Type||Fact Sheet|
Solar is one form of renewable energy. Solar power can be used in two different ways as a heat source and as an electricity source. This fact sheet looks at the techniques for harnessing solar energy such as solar thermal, solar gas, photovoltaic systems, and the solar energy industry in Australia. The advantages and disadvantages of solar energy are also examined.
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