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    Windows that are solar cells

    This is an interesting development in solar power technology:


    Researchers at Michigan State University have created a fully transparent solar concentrator, which could turn any window or sheet of glass (like your smartphone?s screen) into a photovoltaic solar cell.
    http://www.offgridquest.com/extra/a-...cell-that-coul

    Currently each cell is week and supplies little energy compared to standard photovoltaic cell. However, with a little more efficiency and buildings like tall office blocks with lots of windows the potential to provide useful amounts of electricity is there.
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