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Nanowires At 1/10000 The Size Of Human Hair Break Solar Cell Efficiency Limits


Science & Tech  (tags: climate, concept, design, discovery, interesting, investigation, NewTechnology, research, science, technology )

Frans
- 257 days ago - industrytap.com
The solar cell efficiency limit, known as the "Shockley Queisser Limit" (SQL) has held for many years. But recent research using nanowires seems to show that scientists will soon be able to harvest solar power at much higher levels of efficiency ...



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Ben Oscarsito (346)
Thursday August 1, 2013, 6:11 am
Right on - Solar Power...It'll last for 5 billion years!
 

Donna Hamilton (128)
Thursday August 1, 2013, 6:43 am
Sounds promising! Thanks, Frans.
 

Natasha Salgado (455)
Thursday August 1, 2013, 9:46 am
Solar power is the way! Thx Frans
 

Roger Garin-michaud (60)
Thursday August 1, 2013, 2:06 pm
noted, thanks
 
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