Efficiency record

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...

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01.27.09
Baby steps: new solar cell efficiency record isn't awe-inspiring
01.27.09

Baby steps: new solar cell efficiency record isn't awe-inspiring

Granted, we've no idea what it takes to really push the efficiency level of a solar cell, but we're...

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08.15.08
New solar cell efficiency record (barely) achieved at 40.8%
08.15.08

New solar cell efficiency record (barely) achieved at 40.8%

Just under two years ago, researchers at Boeing-Spectrolab managed to achieve 40.7% solar cell effic...

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