April 13, 2019 By Suzanne Maresca
Researcher Yimu Zhao holding up a transparent luminescent solar concentrator module.
By Ana Cosma, arch2o.com
A team of researchers from Michigan State University managed to develop a fully transparent solar panels – a breakthrough that could lead to countless applications in architecture, as well as other fields such as mobile electronics or the automotive industry.
Previous attempts to create such a device have been made, but results were never satisfying enough, with low efficiency and poor material quality.
Read more & video clip:” Transparent Solar Panels | Michigan State University” (3:31) http://goldenageofgaia.com/2019/04/13/transparent-solar-panels-will-turn-windows-into-green-energy-collectors/