09 Apr '11, 1am

Wind Turbines with Solar Panels Coming Soon?

Wind Turbines with Solar Panels Coming Soon?

As you might have thought just from looking at the image above, what about the glare? Well, yeah, that was a problem intitally. And not only that — the researchers concluded that the panels could even create “lethal” solar rays that could potentially set buildings on fire if concentrated. To avoid that, and blinding pilots and passers by, the researchers came up with a “tinted” solar panel that doesn’t reflect sun beams.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/04/08/wind-turbines-with-so...

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