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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...

By J. Volpe,   07.12.11
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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...

By C. Trout,   06.29.11
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05.17.11
Mizzou Professor says nantenna solar sheet soaks up 90 percent of the sun's rays, puts sunscreen to shame
05.17.11

Mizzou Professor says nantenna solar sheet soaks up 90 percent of the sun's rays, puts sunscreen to shame

Photovoltaics suffer from gross inefficiency, despite incremental improvements in their power pro...

By M. Gorman,   05.17.11
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05.01.11
Nanocones make solar cells more efficient, sinister looking
05.01.11

Nanocones make solar cells more efficient, sinister looking

Going green is de rigeur, so the sun is becoming a much-preferred source of power. However, solar c...

By M. Gorman,   05.01.11
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04.15.11
Newly discovered properties of light promise better solar batteries, really great tans
04.15.11

Newly discovered properties of light promise better solar batteries, really great tans

Are you tired of waking up to the same old semiconductor-based solar array? Do you yearn for a chan...

By J. Hicks,   04.15.11
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04.11.11
Ralph Lauren's solar-panel backpack charges your phone in hours, your credit card in seconds
04.11.11

Ralph Lauren's solar-panel backpack charges your phone in hours, your credit card in seconds

We here at Engadget are in favor of hitting the books from time to time, but we can't have lame gad...

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04.01.11
Apple patent application reveals plans for external battery pack, spells further trouble for HyperMac
04.01.11

Apple patent application reveals plans for external battery pack, spells further trouble for HyperMac

Way back in September of last year, Apple filed a patent-infringement suit against HyperMac, the fo...

By C. Trout,   04.01.11
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03.24.11
Energy-efficient military uniforms to make solar-powered necktie so last season
03.24.11

Energy-efficient military uniforms to make solar-powered necktie so last season

This definitely isn't the first time we've heard of wearable solar cells, but a new development und...

By C. Trout,   03.24.11
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03.23.11
Wysips wants to turn your phone's display into a solar cell (hands-on with video)
03.23.11

Wysips wants to turn your phone's display into a solar cell (hands-on with video)

We chatted with a fascinating French startup by the name of Wysips here at CTIA today that's showin...

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