Gallery: Michael Jantzen’s Solar Science Center is Powered by Towering ...

Michael Jantzen recently unveiled plans for this futuristic Solar Science Center, which is powered by photovoltaic solar cells and dedicated solely to the science of the sun. The public space is topped with a sun-tracking set of solar panels that stand an
 
Michael Jantzen recently unveiled plans for this futuristic Solar Science Center, which is powered by photovoltaic solar cells and dedicated solely to the science of the sun. The public space is topped with a sun-tracking set of solar panels that stand an impressive 160 feet tall. During the day the satellite dish-inspired tower follows the movements of the sun, absorbing its energy, and then any excess energy not used by the center would be collected and distributed through the local power grid.

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