September 8, 2020
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Tinted Solar Panels Can Help Farms Generate Clean Energy While Growing Food

In a future world, leafy vegetables may not be grown in rows of crops under the sun. Instead, they may be grown indoors beneath tinted semi-transparent […]
August 28, 2020
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Transparent solar panels for windows hit record 8% efficiency

In a step closer to skyscrapers that serve as power sources, a team led by University of Michigan researchers has set a new efficiency record for […]
July 23, 2020

This $56,000 smart tiny home is only 68 square feet, and can operate off-grid using solar power — see inside

There are tiny houses, and then there are micro-units that make a standard tiny home look like a mansion. Ecocapsule announced Space, an off-grid micro-unit with […]
July 6, 2020
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Turning waste heat from solar panels into a water distillation process

Photovoltaic-membrane distillation turns waste heat from solar panels into a power source to drive an efficient water distillation process. Life on earth depends on the sun, […]
June 27, 2020
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Transparent Solar Panels: The Clear Way For The Future

When you think of solar panels, the instant image that comes to mind is the typical blue-black panel that covers many a rooftop. In fact, many […]