Posts Tagged ‘solar cells’

“Black Silicon” Could Change Solar Energy Generation

Monday, October 13, 2008 0:10 1 Comment

Recently was discovered a new material named “black silicon” which could be used to change the solar energy technology because in comparison with conventional silicon is between 100 and 500 times more sensitive to light. Look how this material was discovered: a team of scientist from Harvard University, before adding sulphur hexafluoride, they shone an [...]

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Americans Put Solar Cells On Windows

Monday, October 6, 2008 11:28 No Comments

American researchers have developed solar cells that are transparent enough to be used to tint windows on cars or buildings. Conventional cells are rigid or bulky, but the Americans created by a new method, thins and flexible solar cells that can be printed with ease on a soft surface. “You can make (the solar cells) [...]

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