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A Fix for Maximizing Energy from Solar Panels on Slanted Roofs

by Mike Orcutt

Most of the solar panels in the world sit on rooftops at a fixed angle, so they miss out on capturing energy during parts of every day. Now researchers have shown that by cutting solar cells into specific designs using kirigami, a variation of origami which entails cutting in addition to folding, they…

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