#1 June 1, 2016 01:40:18

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Turning sunlight into heat may double solar cell efficiency


Still at the demo stage but if this work at MIT is further developed future solar cells may have double present efficiencies.
Light is converted to heat and back to light again thorough a layer of nanophotonic crystals.
See http://eandt.theiet.org/news/2016/may/solar-panel-efficiency-doubled.cfm

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