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Matthew Quint
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Interesting Article
Matthew Quint   11/14/2013 1:22:22 PM
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I would like to hear more these technologies.

MandyBrown
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Re: IR upconverter
MandyBrown   11/11/2013 2:09:53 AM
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If this only will be really effective, this can save lots amount of electric power and the use of solar cell is indeed cheaper. - Marla Ahlgrimm

Sanjib.A
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Re: IR upconverter
Sanjib.A   11/9/2013 1:09:01 AM
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It is mentioned that the IR up-converter would theoretically make 10% more light useful for converting to electrical power. So, theoretically a 10% increase in efficiency? But not sure how much power does the IR up-converter consumes.

krisi
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IR upconverter
krisi   11/8/2013 12:56:51 PM
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Cool idea with IR upconversion...how much would that boost cell efficiency? Kris



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