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Perovskite solar cells: Mesoporous interface mitigates the impact of defects

18 January, 2018
Science Daily
The nominal cell operating life of perovskite solar cells is strongly influenced by their inner architecture.

Semiconductor breakthrough may be game-changer for organic solar cells

17 January, 2018
Science Daily
In an advance that could push cheap, ubiquitous solar power closer to reality, researchers have found a way to coax electrons to travel much further than was previously thought possible in the materials often used for organic solar cells and other organic semiconductors.

Perovskite solar cells: Perfection not required

16 January, 2018
Science Daily
Metal-organic perovskite layers for solar cells are frequently fabricated using the spin coating technique on industry-relevant compact substrates. These perovskite layers generally exhibit numerous holes, yet attain astonishingly high levels of efficiency. The reason that these holes do not lead to ...

Magnetic liquids improve energy efficiency of buildings

16 January, 2018
Science Daily
Climate protection and the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions have been on top of global development agendas. Accordingly, research and development projects have been conducted on national and international levels, which aim for the improvement of the CO2-footprint in diverse processes. Apart from ...

Solar power for UN refugee camp in Jordan

2 January, 2018
Solar News
The largest solar plant ever built in a refugee camp went live in Jordan, providing clean and much-needed additional power to 80,000 Syrian refugees living in Jordan’s Za’atari camp.

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