Reducing internal losses could pave the way to low-cost perovskite-based photovoltaics that match silicon cells’ output.
yesterday • ~9 min
Device could provide pressurized steam to run autoclaves without the need for electricity in off-grid areas.
Nov. 18, 2020 • ~7 min
MIT engineers have made their initial design more practical, efficient, and scalable.
Oct. 14, 2020 • ~7 min
National Science Foundation awards proposal for space weather modeling.
Sept. 10, 2020 • ~7 min
As the air cleared after lockdowns, solar installations in Delhi produced 8 percent more power, study shows.
July 22, 2020 • ~8 min
MIT and Northwestern researchers create hybrid perovskite materials that could help improve the quality of solar cells and light sources.
July 16, 2020 • ~6 min
New roll-to-roll production method could enable lightweight, flexible solar devices and a new generation of display screens.
June 5, 2020 • ~6 min
System achieves new level of efficiency in harnessing sunlight to make fresh potable water from seawater.
Feb. 6, 2020 • ~7 min
Starting with higher-value niche markets and then expanding could help perovskite-based solar panels become competitive with silicon.
Feb. 6, 2020 • ~8 min
Solar panel costs have dropped lately, but slimming down silicon wafers could lead to even lower costs and faster industry expansion.
Jan. 26, 2020 • ~8 min