VIDEO: The newest trend in solar power


Wouldn’t you love to cut down on your energy bills by using solar panels? I definitely would! But in recent years, I’ve been troubled by the hassle of finding panels lightweight enough to install on my roof, while still being sturdy enough to stay put on windy or stormy days.

Thanks to new advances in solar technology, solar panels are becoming lightweight– and flexible. You heard that right: the future of solar energy is with flexible, adhesive panels that can be fixed to houses, barns and even phones!

These new solar panels are made from a material called “perovskites,” which is man-made and more flexible than silicon. Once these panels hit the market, you can attach them to any hard surface you want!

Find out more in the video below: