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STORING THAT POWER: INDUSTRIAL SCALE BATTERIES

Editor’s note: “Storing That Power” is a seven-part series detailing technologies capable of reserving power obtained from renewable sources. Read each week to learn more about pumped hydroelectric, industrial-scale batteries, flow batteries, flywheels, compressed air energy storage, gravel batteries and molten salt. Batteries are the first thing most people think […]

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RESEARCHERS DEVELOPING SOLAR CELL TO TAP NEAR-INFRARED LIGHT

Researchers at MIT have developed a prototype all-carbon solar photovoltaic cell that produces electricity using near-infrared light. Typical silicon-based solar PV cells are only effective within the spectrum of visible light, leaving about 40 percent of the solar energy hitting the Earth essentially untapped. Creating the first all-carbon solar cell […]

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