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UCLA researchers have created a new transparent solar cell – a breakthrough towards giving windows in homes and other buildings the ability to generate electricity while still allowing people to see outside.
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Researchers have used microscopic folds on the surface of photovoltaic material to considerably increase the power output of flexible, low-cost solar cells.
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 10, 2012, 18:37
Scientists have created solar cells so thin and flexible that they can be wrapped around a single strand of human hair.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 16:16
A researcher is tapping windows in high-rise buildings to produce energy cheaply and more efficiently with transparent solar cells, a study reveals.
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A new study has suggested that as far as harvesting sun’s energy is concerned-solar cells beat plants.
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A new research has found that selenium could be used in making efficient solar cells.
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Scientists in the US claim to have extended the operating life of plastic solar cells.
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If scientists have their way, solar cells could soon be produced more cheaply using nanoparticle “inks”.
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