03 Mar

Superabsorbing Design = Cheaper Thin Film Solar Cells?

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Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a “superabsorbing” design that may significantly improve …

20 Feb

Solar Fuel Cell Converts Biomass to Electricity

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Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a new type of low-temperature fuel …

19 Nov

IKEA Builds Largest Solar Roof in South Florida

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Last week, IKEA, a Swedish company that designs and sells ready-to-assemble furniture, announced its plans …

05 Nov

Quasi-Random Structures: Making Solar More Efficient?

The Daily Fusion

An international team of scientists, led by researchers from the Universities of York and St …

17 Oct

$8 Million Battery Research Lab at University of Michigan Announced

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A unique $8 million battery research lab at the University of Michigan will enable industry …

06 Sep

Ion Conducting Polymers: Improving Solar Cell Performance

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Researchers at Stockholm’s KTH Royal Institute of Technology have found a way to make dye-sensitized …

12 Aug

Organic Solar Cells: Electron Spin Control Shows Promise

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An organic or “plastic” solar cell is a type of a solar cell made with …

09 Aug

Solar and Hydrogen Fuel Production


Researchers at the University of Colorado, Boulder (CU-Boulder) have dreamed up a radical approach to …

30 Jul

Storing Hydrogen in Solar Cells

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Using a simple solar cell and a photo anode made of a metal oxide bismuth …

24 Jun

In Focus: An ‘Antenna’ for Artificial Photosynthesis

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Researchers at Chalmers have found an effective solution for collecting sunlight for artificial photosynthesis. By …

03 Jun

Moth Eye Inspired Solar?


The natural world has often inspired science and where researchers at North Carolina State University …

29 May

FUTUREWATCH: Self Assembling PV Cells


Newly published research from Rice University and Penn State show that some polymer-based organic PV …