Posts Tagged 'News'

Scientists develop solar cells with a twist

CHICAGO: US researchers have found a way to make efficient silicon-based solar cells that are flexible enough to be rolled around a pencil and transparent enough to be used to tint windows on buildings or cars.

6 Oct, 2008, 1348 hrs IST, REUTERS

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LLumar Graffiti Shield

Fire services acknowledge: scratch-resistant film helps prevent accidents and save lives

Bus companies, public transportation services and even lawmakers were quick to question Llumar Graffiti Shield films’ ability to protect against injury in case of an accident. Instead, they feared that coated glass panes could impair their rescue efforts. An exercise carried out by the fire service of North Saxony has now provided proof of the film’s positive attributes: LLumar Graffiti Shield guards against glass fragments and simplifies rescue work as the coated panes can be removed in their entirety.
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Ferro and Nanofilm Form Partnership for Sales of Nano-Coatings into Glass and Ceramic Industries

Ferro Corporation and Nanofilm today announced that they have reached an agreement whereby Ferro will market Nanofilm’s unique range of nano-coatings to the global glass and ceramic markets.
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Solar Power from your Windows

The research and innovation teams working on Solar power are making progress with practical and effective solutions.  Multiple teams across the globe are focused on thinner materials and concentrators that can take sunlight and turn it into electricity.

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