Saturday, February 4, 2012

Solar Panels From Agriculture Waste

From Popular Science:

"His chemical cocktail extracts the photosynthesizing molecules from plant matter--including chlorophyll--and stabilizes them such that they can be spread on a glass substrate. Said substrate is coated in nanowires and titanium dioxide 'sponges' that help convert photons to electrons and then ferry those electrons away as current."

See the complete article here.

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