The Remarkable History Of Solar Energy

Everyone’s got an origin story, and solar energy is no exception, but you might be surprised to learn just how far back this origin story goes.   Mankind has been using solar energy in one form or another for thousands of years. Even ancient civilizations were aware of the benefits of solar energy. Solar architecture The earliest form of use mankind had for the energy coming from the Sun was in so-called solar architecture. For all its pomposity, the phrase simply means that people oriented their houses in such as way as to open to the…