The solar industry will contribute thousands of jobs to the U.S. economy in 2010.
The service module also deploys four arrays of solar panels.
While it's roughly the same size as Jupiter, the largest planet in our solar system, it has 13 percent more mass.
In our solar System, only smaller, rocky planets orbit within the habitable zone.
Like the weather, the climate for solar electricity can vary.
Its summit elevation is nearly 15,000 feet, and in 1881 Langley made its ascent for the purpose of measuring the solar constant.
That graveled him; he said that she couldn't any more get out of order than the solar sister.
And both the mind and the eyes of that maiden of excellent waist became rivetted fast upon the solar orb.
Lee had a glimpse of the solar system, a mere bunch of lights.
As the sun moves closer to the southern horizon in the winter, the solar cooker is naturally less effective.
mid-15c., "pertaining to the sun," from Latin solaris "of the sun," from sol "sun" (see sol). Meaning "living room on an upper story" is from Old English, from Latin solarium (see solarium).
Astrological sense from 1620s. Meaning "operated by means of the sun" is from 1740; solar power is attested from 1915, solar cell from 1955, solar panel from 1964. Solar system is attested from c.1704; solar wind is from 1958. Solar plexus (1771) "complex of nerves in the pit of the stomach," apparently so called from its central position in the body (cf. plexus).