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A solar cell with a record 44.7% efficiency for use in concentrator photovoltaics has been jointly announced by the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, Soitec, CEA-Leti, and the Helmholtz Center Berlin. (Source: Fraunhofer ISE)
A solar cell with a record 44.7% efficiency for use in concentrator photovoltaics has been jointly announced by the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, Soitec, CEA-Leti, and the Helmholtz Center Berlin.
(Source: Fraunhofer ISE)

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AZskibum
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Re: High efficiency solar cell and high-energy rechargeable battery
AZskibum   9/30/2013 7:53:26 PM
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The high temperature of molten salt might be a bit of an issue for practical applications of the molten-air battery. It's an interesting research project though.

chanj0
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High efficiency solar cell and high-energy rechargeable battery
chanj0   9/30/2013 7:35:36 PM
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News of high efficiency solar cell and high-energy rechargeable battery can't be a bad news to EV maker. More links and infos are certainly welcomed.

Terry.Bollinger
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44.7% concentrator photovoltaic efficiency: Nice!
Terry.Bollinger   9/30/2013 6:38:54 PM
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The subject line says it.

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