21Sep/18

Are Solar Panels Recyclable?

By Sarah Lozanova

Solar power is now the fastest-growing energy source in the world. An estimated 500,000 solar panels were installed globally every day in 2015. The typical American home requires 28 to 34 solar panels to produce 100 percent of its energy consumption.

As the solar energy industry grows, there is a looming waste management issue. What will happen to the millions of solar panels now dotting rooftops across the globe at …read more