Chinese group show semiconductors can improve efficiency of photocatalysis, with potential in turn for better solar cells.
Harvesting waste heat from power stations and even vehicle exhaust pipes could soon provide a valuable supply of electricity.
A team has, for the first time, succeeded in functionally characterizing the active layer in organic thin-film solar cells using laser light.
Solar cells created by laboratories at Rice and Pennsylvania State universities could open the door to research on a new class of solar energy devices.
MIT researchers find that the secret lies in off-kilter ratios of the two basic components that make up the dots.
New research has investigated how the internal structure of organic solar cells impacts their performance.
Researchers show that there is a way to blow past Shockley-Queisser efficiency limit — once seen as an ultimate limit.
£700,000 grant will support research to drive down energy costs in an environmentally friendly way.