Article - 1 Jul 2016
Solar panels are a renewable technology that generates heat or electricity using sunlight as a source of energy. They can be utilized as an element of a larger photovoltaic system for electricity...
Article - 20 Feb 2020
To keep up with energy demands, scientists are striving to make solar cells more efficient by using thin films so that more electricity can be generated from the same amount of sunlight.
Article - 19 Nov 2018
Recently, there has been a large shift in the STEM community to increase efforts to develop sustainable technology.
Article - 7 Aug 2008
Frequently asked questions about solar power and solar electricity generation - solar thermal power, photovoltaics, costs and environmental benefits
Article - 25 Jun 2008
Thin-film solar cells are cheaper than traditional solar panels, such as those made of polycrystalline silicon, but the yield is lower. However, the combination of these properties is promising...
Article - 2 Jun 2016
The spread of solar cell farms - power plants fueled by the sun and typically found where the sun is plentiful and land is cheap - are evidence of the ever-evolving solar technology. Two forms...
Article - 17 Oct 2018
This article discusses using thin films in solar cells as a new renewable energy.
Article - 11 Jan 2019
Globally, the energy consumed has consistently increased over the last fifty years. Today, most energy is supplied by burning fossil fuels or created using nuclear reactions.
Article - 16 Nov 2013
Efficient solar energy conversion with photovoltaic cells requires materials that can harness solar photons absorbed in a wide spectral range from visible to infrared regions, and can convert most...
Article - 30 Jun 2022
There have been increased developments in solar energy technology in recent years. More viable commercial collar energy platforms are becoming available in more areas for a lower price than ever...