Posts Tagged ‘solar technology’
Scientists from the Cornell University have created the basic element of a solar cell made from carbon nanotubes, that proves to be more much more efficient at transforming the energy from the sun into electricity.
Plastic Material That Could Convert Light to Electricity Could Have a Big Impact on Solar TechnologyWednesday, August 5, 2009 9:03 1 Comment
Scientists the world over are striving to develop organic solar cells that can be produced easily and inexpensively as thin films that could be widely used to generate electricity.
Modern satellites and spacecrafts are operated almost entirely by solar energy. This is possible because the sun’s rays have not been filtered through the earth’s atmosphere allowing the solar yield to be twice as strong.