Check out ten technologies from 2014 that never let up the entire year.
While fossil fuel energy represents the most common class of power generation, solar power just made a big leap forward, hitting 46 percent efficiency. Trace runs down the details and sees how the breakthrough stacks up against other power systems.
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Energy harvested from the solar panels is directed via a cable to two USB ports in the pockets. Continue reading →
Sunny South Africa takes full advantage of its natural resource. Continue reading →
Pebbles absorb sunlight during the day and glow at night. Continue reading
Dutch company SolaRoad officially opened the world's first solar roadway.
Researchers are making such leaps and bounds in the lab that what seemed futuristic just a moment ago is already ancient history.
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