disadvantages of solar energy

Disadvantages of solar energy

The following are disadvantages of solar energy

  • Can not be used to run heavy machinery.
  • Tapping equipment e.g. solar panels is expensive to buy.
  • The batteries which it’s stored in are cumbersome to carry around.
  • It fluctuates in various seasons throughout the year.
  • Large numbers of solar panels are required to produce useful amounts of energy.