Tuesday, January 03, 2006
Breakthrough in solar PV generation using Nanotech
Nanotechnology dramatically increases the efficiency with which photons are converted to electricity, driving down manufacturing costs while increasing efficiency.NanoHorizons, Inc., an emerging leader in applied nanoscale materials and solutions, announced today that it has received a notice of allowance from the US Patent Office for its innovative nanoscale photovoltaic cell design. NanoHorizons' design enables dramatic improvements in solar cell efficiency and breakthrough reductions in fabrication costs. Brighter, more efficient Organic LEDs (OLEDs) are also made possible. Read more here.