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Paint-on solar cells next?

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 12/27/2011 @ 11:55 pm In Money | No Comments

(DAILY STAR) — Imagine if the next coat of paint you put on the outside of your home generates electricity from light — electricity that can be used to power the appliances and equipment on the inside.

A team of researchers at the University of Notre Dame has made a major advance toward this vision by creating an inexpensive “solar paint” that uses semiconducting nanoparticles to produce energy.


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