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Solar Window Technology Takes A Leap Forward In Australia

April 21st, 2020 | by Steve Hanley

Just imagine how much solar electricity could be generated around the world if all the windows in factories and office towers helped to power the buildings they were installed in. Researchers in Australia are hot on the trail of a new technology that could make solar windows a reality


How Much Energy Storage Is Needed In A Solar & Wind Powered Grid?

December 9th, 2016 | by Giles Parkinson

If the grid is powered by “variable renewable energy” (or VRE), such as wind and solar (see graph above), what will happen when, as the detractors say, the wind don’t blow and the sun don’t shine? The answer, of course, is storage. But not nearly as much as the cynics suggest. And at not nearly the cost



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