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New solar paint turns moist air into clean energy

Unlike silica gel, the new material, synthetic molybdenum-sulphide, also acts as a semi-conductor and catalyses the splitting of water atoms into hydrogen and oxygen.

Jun 15, 2017, 16:36 PM IST

Now, power your home with `solar paint`

The team of researchers at the University of Notre Dame in the US has developed an inexpensive "solar paint" that uses semiconducting nanoparticles to produce energy.

Dec 22, 2011, 13:24 PM IST