Thursday, November 6, 2014

Using 'dirty silicon' to cut the cost of solar cells

Article Abstract:
November 5, 2014

Researchers out of Norway have developed a method that could bring down the amount of sili...
















Most everyone not vested in oil and gas agrees that renewable energies such as solar are a more sustainable option, but cost remains an issue. To make solar more competitive by addressing the high cost of solar cell production, researchers out of Norway have developed a method that could bring down the amount of silicon used per unit area by as much as 90 percent. The price of silicon is a major driver in the cost of solar panels.
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