Gallery: Researchers Create Efficient, Recyclable Solar Cells from Tree...

 

Researchers from Georgia Institute of Technology‘s Center for Organic Photonics and Electronics (COPE), in collaboration with Purdue University have unveiled a new efficient, recyclable organic solar cell made from trees—or, more specifically, from a substrate that can be sourced not only from trees but from other plants as well. These efficient polymer solar cells are then fabricated on cellulose nanocrystal (CNC) substrates to create a more sustainable solar cell that can be quickly recycled in room-temperature water.

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  1. sudakara April 19, 2013 at 1:31 am

    good journal

  2. Garreth Johnson March 27, 2013 at 4:23 am

    Wonderful article.

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