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Flexible solar panel uses thin-film cells (photos)

SoloPower's thin-film solar panels are made into flexible rolls, which makes them easy to manufacture, transport, and install, the company says. Join CNET for a factory tour.

15 Images By May 20, 2011

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The 404 Show 1,540: See-through solar panels, LG Music Flow, superhero workout, Redskins (podcast)

LG's Music Flow speaker really knows how to listen.

By August 20, 2014

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Thin-film solar startup Stion heads to Korea

In the largest funding for solar PV this year, Stion gets $130 million to make thin-film solar panels the company claims are quickly improving in efficiency.

By December 20, 2011

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GE to build thin-film solar factory in Colorado

General Electric plans to build the largest solar panel manufacturing plant in the U.S. which will produce 400 megawatts worth of thin-film panels aimed at utilities and commercial customers.

By October 14, 2011

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Tomorrow Daily 037: Crazy facial projection tech, origami solar cells, and an LED basketball court

A Japanese producer is showing off his advanced face tracking and projection technology, and it's crazier than we could have ever imagined. Can you think of all the different ways society would use this kind of technology if it became mainstream?

By August 18, 2014

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Origami expert, NASA researchers fold solar arrays for space

NASA has joined forces with an origami expert to meld art and technology in the creation of foldable solar structures that could one day go into space.

By August 15, 2014

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Calculating the solar efficiency of Superman

Superman's solar power actually contravenes the laws of physics, according to a team of students at the University of Leicester.

By August 3, 2014

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Solar-roadway backers set crowdfunding record

An Idaho couple has a vision to cover our roadways with smart solar panels. Turns out it's a vision shared by a record number of backers on Indiegogo.

By May 29, 2014

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Solar-panel sunglasses recharge your iPhone in the evening

Slap some solar panels on your Ray-Bans and soak up some juice for your iPhone 5.

By November 16, 2013

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Solar road could change how we power the world

The Solar Roadway hopes to use the large, flat areas provided by roads to generate solar power, decreasing the reliance on fossil fuel energy.

By May 13, 2014