SchwartzReport: Australia Achieves Most Efficient Solar Panels — Total Conversion Within 15 Years?

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Stephan A. Schwartz
Stephan A. Schwartz

Here is the latest on the Solar Trend, and it is very good news. The price of non-carbon energy is dropping so quickly and so far, that will will soon be clear to anyone that whatever one’s views on climate change, carbon energy is simply no longer competitive. A conversion generally thought to take 30 years, is compressing down to perhaps half that.

Australia develops world’s most efficient solar panels

The new photovoltaic (PV) system created by University of New South Wales (UNSW) researchers converts 40 percent of solar light into electrical energy, which is a 15 percent increase over regular panels.