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Solar Cells to Generate Energy at Night

What if solar cells worked at night? That’s no joke, according to Jeremy Munday, professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at UC Davis. In fact, a [...]

March 7, 2020 // 0 Comments

Squeezing Solar Cells for More Power

Sometimes it takes some out-of-the-box thinking to come up with a what seems like a simpler solution to a problem. Physicists at the University of Warwick have published new [...]

April 20, 2018 // 0 Comments

Beam It Up, Scottie: A/C Using No Electricity

The concept: Air conditioning and cooling are a major requirement for industry and residential areas, but use significant amounts of energy that tax the grid at peak hours. [...]

September 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

Solar Cell Efficiency Leaps 44%

While we are used to seeing incremental advances in solar cell efficiency almost every week, these smaller advances of one or two percentage points have not captured major [...]

May 20, 2016 // 0 Comments