Newcastle Uni's solar panel painting

Tuesday, 19 March 2013

University of Newcastle researchers are about to perfect printing water-based solar paint that will revolutionise the application of solar energy.

Professor Paul Dastoor

A newly installing Danish-built printer at the university's Newcastle Institute for Energy and Resources has made it possible to print up to a hundred of metres of solar cells a day.

A roof covered in the material can produce enough power for an average house.

EDITORIAL: Painting on the power

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