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09.22.15
Stanford researchers 'cool' sunlight to improve solar cell efficiency
09.22.15

Stanford researchers 'cool' sunlight to improve solar cell efficiency

A team of researchers from Stanford University have devised an ingenious means of boosting the eff...

By A. Tarantola,   09.22.15
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08.17.15
Google's making it easy for you to get solar panels onto your roof
08.17.15

Google's making it easy for you to get solar panels onto your roof

Google’s ‘Project Sunroof’ makes it easy to get solar panels onto your roof

By D. Cooper,   08.17.15
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07.06.15
Army scientists build smaller, tougher, cheaper solar cells
07.06.15

Army scientists build smaller, tougher, cheaper solar cells

Army researchers at the Redstone Arsenal have announced a significant breakthrough in solar energy...

By A. Tarantola,   07.06.15
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01.21.13
Eton FRX3: Emergency power for your iPhone when you need it the most
01.21.13

Eton FRX3: Emergency power for your iPhone when you need it the most

If there's anything that nature teaches us, it's that our highly technological society is just...

By S. Sande,   01.21.13
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10.04.12
Fraunhofer black silicon could catch more energy from infrared light, go green with sulfur
10.04.12

Fraunhofer black silicon could catch more energy from infrared light, go green with sulfur

Generating solar power from the infrared spectrum, or even nearby frequencies, has proven difficul...

By J. Fingas,   10.04.12
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09.30.12
Inhabitat's Week in Green: ECOLAR house, transparent solar panel and Star Wars terrariums
09.30.12

Inhabitat's Week in Green: ECOLAR house, transparent solar panel and Star Wars terrariums

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean t...

By Inhabitat,   09.30.12
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08.20.12
IBM alliance sets efficiency record for solar power cells using common materials
08.20.12

IBM alliance sets efficiency record for solar power cells using common materials

There have been more than a few solar power efficiency records set in the past few months, let alo...

By J. Fingas,   08.20.12
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08.11.12
Researchers make unsuitable parts work as solar cells, could lead to cheaper panels
08.11.12

Researchers make unsuitable parts work as solar cells, could lead to cheaper panels

Harnessing the power of the sun is a tricky business, but even the past few weeks have seen some i...

By J. Rigg,   08.11.12
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07.17.12
3D, light-trapping solar cells successfully fabricated by Solar3D
07.17.12

3D, light-trapping solar cells successfully fabricated by Solar3D

Solar3D probably isn't a company you're particularly familiar with... at least not yet. The Califo...

By T. O'Brien,   07.17.12
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