Article - 11 Aug 2009
We've all now heard the warnings that potentially dangerous chemicals can leach from plastic containers into food and drink but what are these chemicals, how do they get out of the plastic and what...
Article - 6 Nov 2008
Almost all small household electronic appliances and devices are powered by batteries. As even rechargeable batteries eventually wear out and will require replacement. Proper disposal of all batteries...
Article - 30 Mar 2008
Photovoltaic cells, more commonly known as solar cells, are found in a variety of consumer and industrial applications such as calculators and satellites. Cells and devices that are photovoltaic...
Article - 1 Mar 2008
Photovoltaic cells, more commonly known as solar cells, are found in applications such as calculator and satellites. First used almost exclusively in space, photovoltaic cells are used in more common...
Article - 3 Apr 2019
Recent advancements in the field of thin film technologies have extended their application well beyond those within the semiconductor industry.
Article - 7 Aug 2008
Frequently asked questions about solar power and solar electricity generation - solar thermal power, photovoltaics, costs and environmental benefits
Article - 26 Nov 2012
Surprisingly, the whole global warming frenzy revolves more around an inert gas CO2, than mercury, lead, and cadmium, which are constantly polluting the air, water and soil causing several diseases...
Article - 17 Oct 2018
This article discusses using thin films in solar cells as a new renewable energy.
Article - 9 Jan 2008
The US solar industry has seen advances in solar cell technology in recent years. In the race to make solar cells cheaper and more efficient, researchers are betting on new designs that exploit...
Article - 3 Jan 2019
This article discusses the environmental impact of photovoltaics.