Just Energy Solar | The Benefits of a Solar-Powered Thanksgiving

by Bob Farnham
Nov 24, 2016 3:05 PM ET

As solar continues on an upward trend in the energy sector, prices are falling, demand is rising, and that means one thing…a cleaner, greener environment for future generations. Not to mention the positive impact the solar industry has had on the economy. According to The Solar Foundation, the solar industry employs nearly 174,000 people in the U.S. alone. With a new solar power system being installed every 2.5 minutes in the U.S., a solar-powered Thanksgiving might soon be the norm.

Take a closer look at the environmental impact of cooking a turkey on Thanksgiving Day with electricity versus solar power.