How efficient can solar cells be? Team nudges closer to physical limits

A new solar cell configuration developed by engineers at the University of New South Wales in Sydney has pushed sunlight-to-electricity conversion efficiency to 34.5% – establishing a new world record for unfocussed sunlight and nudging closer to the theoretical limits for such a device.

Source: Phys.org – Energy & Green Tech News

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