30 Apr '12, 3pm

The Making of a 'Living Lab' for Solar and Efficiency

Since its founding in 2008, the Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems has grown in both scope and influence — even without the practical benefit of aligning the solar panels it tests directly in the sun’s path. Down the road from two renowned Cambridge, Mass., institutions — Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology — sits the current home of the Fraunhofer scientists who research and test the latest in solar technology and energy efficiency. The offices give little indication of the type of work being done within its four walls. Someday very soon, though, it will become abundantly clear what’s happening at the Fraunhofer CSE, and it will have everything to do with its location. The Fraunhofer is moving away from its current post on First Street in Cambridge and toward a vision that will make it a destination for those working to infuse so...

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