Ubiquitous Energy – Ubiquitous Energy co-founder and collaborator, Richard Lunt, publishes advance in transparent solar technology.
A team of researchers at Michigan State University has developed a new type of solar concentrator that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window.
It is called a transparent luminescent solar concentrator and can be used on buildings, cell phones and any other device that has a clear surface.
And, according to Richard Lunt of MSU’s College of Engineering, the key word is “transparent.”
Read full article: http://msutoday.msu.edu/news/2014/solar-energy-that-doesnt-block-the-view/