Transparent solar panels are regarded as the “wave of the future” for new solar technologies. Ubiquitous Energy and Physee are 2 pioneers.
Ephera
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The TL;DR for those wondering, how the physics this works:

The cell selectively harnesses a portion of the solar spectrum that is invisible to the naked eye, while allowing the normal visible light to pass through.

@Wxnzxn
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I think I remember reading about this a few years back when it was fresh in concept - and if I recall correctly there were some concerns resource-efficiency wise that would make deploying it on a large scale unfeasible in the discussion. But, yeah, I am unsure, it’s been a few years and I shelved it in the back of my head. Maybe someone else knows more?

@DrivingForce
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This seems really neat. Future buildings will look like the ones in Titanfall lol.

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