New strategy to 'buffer' climate change: developing cheaper, eco-friendly solar cells
Sunday, 22 November 2020 () Incheon, South Korea (SPX) Nov 12, 2020
Solar power is an eco-friendly alternative to conventional, non-renewable sources of energy. However, current solar panels require the use of toxic materials as buffers, which is not sustainable. To this end, a team of scientists in Korea developed a new eco-friendly alternative, called the ZTO buffer, which can overcome this limitation. This new development to make solar panels even more sustai
This is the world's first 'living coffin'. The Loop Living Coffin is made of mushroom mycelium, the vegetative part of fungus that grows underground. It speeds decomposition, removes toxic chemicals and helps trees grow. TU Delft researcher Bob Hendrikx designed the Living Cocoon with the aim of...