Solar panels can be installed on roofs and other outside surfaces to generate electricity and heat by capturing sunlight. Most solar panels will still generate energy on a cloudy day.
Installing solar panels on your roof can bring many benefits:
When installing solar panels, you will need to consider the cost, maintenance costs and any relevant planning permissions or local legislation. If you are in the UK, here are some things you might need to consider when installing solar panels or renewable energy sources in your own home. If you are in the USA, you can find more information here about installing solar panels and renewable energy sources in your own home.