01 May '13, 7pm

Organic Photovoltaics: A Bright Idea That Needs More Blue-Sky Thinking - Electronic Design (blog)

The continued development of solar powered methods of renewable energy remains a vital strategy in the environmentally friendly generation of electricity. One advance making inroads into that market is organic photovoltaic (OPV) technology. OPV solar cells are cheap and easy to make. They also exhibit good performance, particularly under indoor lighting. These attributes suggest that OPVs not only can handle existing photovoltaic applications and markets but also could enable new ones. Solar Press, which is investigating flexible plastic OPV modules, says OPV technology is more versatile than most conventional photovoltaics when it is operating under solar light as well as direct and diffused interior lighting. A key design objective for this company is the optimisation of the indoor application of OPV. Solar Press also believes that OPV’s flexibility, conformability, low ...

Full article: http://electronicdesign.com/blog/organic-photovoltaics-br...

Tweets

An Island in the Sky:

An Island in the Sky:

greenbuildermag.com 30 Apr '13, 11pm

Rich selected our firm, Mark K. Morrison Landscape Architecture PC (MKMLA) to implement his vision. MKMLA has been an advo...

the first blue pair though @justinswaggg

shop.vans.com 03 May '13, 2pm

Looking for something specific? See some recent searches below:

Gov's responsibility to ensure basic needs of disadvantaged groups are met. These are our plans for next 5yrs:

Gov's responsibility to ensure basic needs of d...

1malaysia.com.my 04 May '13, 12pm

"We have people who are in need of help. If there is no government intervention…they will be sidelined." - Najib Razak WEL...

I just blogged about the Idea Board technique a...

pivotallabs.com 30 Apr '13, 2pm

A typical Agile Inception ends with a fully fleshed-out backlog for the next few iterations, and some farther-off, coarse-...

How to Start an Organic Garden in 9 Easy Steps: Grow your own delicious, healthful organic food. Tips on plann...

How to Start an Organic Garden in 9 Easy Steps:...

thedailygreen.com 07 May '13, 12pm

In order to get the best results with your new organic garden, you'll want to make sure the soil is properly conditioned. ...

Singapore needs a wholesale rethink of its tourism strategy

Singapore needs a wholesale rethink of its tour...

skift.com 03 May '13, 9am

Faced with competition , Singapore’s tourism industry needs to offer more unique experiences that appeal to the discerning...