08 Apr '11, 2pm

Solar panel efficiency

Solar panel efficiency

Research labs across the globe, many funded by government agencies, are making headway in the race to improve solar panel efficiency . But the ultimate goal of decreasing the global demand for fossil fuels through widespread use of solar energy is still five years off, if you ask some optimistic solar industry experts. The U.S. Department of Energy and other organizations worldwide give a more conservative projection of at least 10 years.

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