• 23 April 2018

    Organic dye could improve solar cell efficiency

    Researchers at the US Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory have demonstrated that the effectiveness of solar cells can be improved by coating the nanoparticles used in their construction...

  • 19 April 2018

    Asymmetrical solar cells could improve efficiency

    Researchers from the University of Warwick have developed a way to deform the p-type and n-type semiconductors in solar cells to improve their efficiency and generate more electrical energy from...

  • 11 April 2018

    Study increases capacity of cobalt-free battery

    Researchers at the University of California, Berkeley, have discovered a method that could see other metals used in place of cobalt in lithium-based batteries, as well as increasing their storage...