07 Jul '12, 10am

World’s Largest Solar Bridge Is Halfway Complete: Filed under: Energy News

World’s Largest Solar Bridge Is Halfway Complete: Filed under: Energy News

This is one of the types of solar projects I admire most, primarily due to the fact that the solar panels are being put to use in more than one way. They don’t just generate electricity, but they also shade the bridge, and they thus enable people to be far more comfortable, and even turn their air conditioning off, when waiting in slow traffic, which can save a lot of fuel.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/07/07/worlds-largest-solar-...

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Next-Gen Solar Cells Receive Efficiency Boost from Graphene: Filed under: Energy News

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cleantechnica.com 05 Jul '12, 6am

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