Archive for August 2010

Harvesting Waste Heat Could Boost Photovoltaic Power: Scientific American

Aug 5th, 2010 | By John Waller | Category: Top Story

Engineers at Stanford University may have developed a way to double or triple the efficiency of solar power, in a potential breakthrough that could drop the price of solar-generated electricity to a level more competitive with fossil fuels. Stanford’s Department of Materials Science and Engineering published a paper in the journal Nature Materials yesterday that [...]