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Polymer Structures for Photo-Thermal Batteries to Store Solar Energy

Relentless research in materials sciences in recent years have focused on making solar energy storage more efficient, with photo-thermal batteries proving to be markedly promising technologies. Polymer-based systems for synthesizing these photo-thermal batteries have been found to be viable options for achieving high-energy density, better than the current electrochemical batteries. These storage units can store […]

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New Smart Windows hold Potential to Act as Solar Panel Reveals Study

Developed by the U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory, new smart window technology exhibits tremendous potential. Not only do smart windows have the potential to prevent heat to enter into buildings, they can also be used as solar panel and transform sunlight into energy. In the U.S., windows of several commercial and residential buildings are equipped […]