Up to this day, anyone who wished to use solar panels had to pay the price of highly big, non-aesthetic and expensive system. Moreover, to cover the expense of the system, the buyer had to use the panels for over a decade.
New technology will allow the integration of the solar cell in the edges of any window type and so make it work flawlessly with transparent windows.
As the developers say: “Thanks to developments in the usage of infrared light and organic molecules which interact with infrared, it is possible to maintain the glass transparent without damaging our ability to see through it”.
In Huella Verde Mallorca, both the glass windows of the private and commercial buildings will provide most of our needed electricity.