Gallery: Oxford Company Developing Energy-Generating Windows


Oxford Photovoltaics has won a £100,000 ($150,000) prize to develop the technology for screen-printed organic solar cells that could be placed onto window panes in order to generate energy. The company was recently awarded the prize money by the U.K. Technology Strategy Board in their “Disruptive Solutions Competition,” a contest which seeks out innovative solutions for more sustainable living.

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  1. Transparent Solar Mater... November 8, 2010 at 4:01 pm

    […] and create an electrical charge. It is hoped that the technology could lead to the development of power-generating windows and transparent solar […]

  2. Milieunet October 28, 2010 at 5:05 pm

    You’re sure this is still a window? This one is a real power window. The PVGU: Transparant Solar Window by Pythagoras Solar

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