For thousands of years, people have installed fountains for both practical and aesthetic purposes. As far back as 2000 BC, the Sumerians of present-day Iraq created and maintained fountains. Today, fountains grace our lawns, city squares, parks, and gardens—calming, amazing, and delighting us.
The power sources used in fountains have changed over the years. Once, gravity powered fountains; later, electricity. Now, solar power offers a hybrid of natural energy and technology.
Solar fountains operate on sunlight. Each fountain comes with a solar panel that captures energy from the sun and converts it to useable energy. This energy powers the fountain’s pump, which circulates water in the fountain.
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