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Sunlight Can Be Now Converted Into Electricity With More Efficiency

A new photovoltaic device developed by Yang’s team can now convert sunlight into electricity more efficiently than ever before.Yang, who is a faculty director with the Nano Renewable Energy Center at the California NanoSystems Institute at UCLA and who holds … Continue reading

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Giant Crescent Dunes of a 165m Completed

A much awaited project of the Crescent Dunes Solar Thermal Power Plant, which is a long time pending project from the Nevada desert sun has finally completed. It’s a giant solar tower of a 540 foot (165-metre) high standing like … Continue reading

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Increase Solar Cell Efficiency With a Little Tweak Here and There

Fine tuning the minutest parts of a solar cell could double its efficiency says Vladimir Mitin, professor of electrical engineering at the University at Buffalo. According to the professor, the amount of sunlight that a solar cell converts into electricity … Continue reading

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