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02.08.12
Two US startups break solar efficiency records, aim to light up your life
02.08.12

Two US startups break solar efficiency records, aim to light up your life

Two US startups are breaking solar efficiency records in their quest to bring clean, cost-effective...

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08.11.11
Ford teams with SunPower, offers EV owners $10,000 solar charging system
08.11.11

Ford teams with SunPower, offers EV owners $10,000 solar charging system

We might not know how much Ford's expecting for the Focus Electric, but it's already put a hefty...

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08.11.11
Photovoltaic polarizers could make self-charging smartphone dreams come true
08.11.11

Photovoltaic polarizers could make self-charging smartphone dreams come true

There's nothing worse than losing the charge on your iPhone at the company picnic. But fear not,...

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07.12.11
MIT researchers revolutionize solar cell printing, fold the power of the sun into your everyday home (video)
07.12.11

MIT researchers revolutionize solar cell printing, fold the power of the sun into your everyday home (video)

Wouldn't it be neat if you could power a few gadgets around the house with some tastefully chosen...

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06.29.11
Oregon engineers roll out cheaper, less wasteful solar cells with inkjet printer
06.29.11

Oregon engineers roll out cheaper, less wasteful solar cells with inkjet printer

It looks like the push to turn the inkjet printer into the next great manufacturer of solar cells ha...

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06.26.11
Solar Sinter solar-powered 3D printer turns sand into glass, renews our faith in higher education (video)
06.26.11

Solar Sinter solar-powered 3D printer turns sand into glass, renews our faith in higher education (video)

Where would we be without the world's graduate art projects? In the case of Markus Kayser's Solar...

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05.24.11
Solar-powered butterfly chandelier is a fluttering mass of art and light
05.24.11

Solar-powered butterfly chandelier is a fluttering mass of art and light

Look closely at that blue blob up above and you'll realize it's made up of 500 butterflies, each...

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