Bringing low-cost solar panels to the market

In just one hour, the Earth receives more than enough energy from the sun to meet the world population’s electricity needs in an entire year. Tapping that vast power output efficiently and at low cost remains a challenge, but new technologies could change that. The cover story in Chemical & Engineering News (C&EN), the weekly newsmagazine of the American Chemical Society, explores whether emerging solar technologies could soon break into the market.

Source: Phys.org – Energy & Green Tech News

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