Transparent Solar Panels Will Turn Windows Into Green Energy Collectors – Golden Age of Gaia – April 13, 2019

April 13, 2019 By Suzanne Maresca

Researcher Yimu Zhao holding up a transparent luminescent solar concentrator module.

By Ana Cosma,

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)