Accessibility links

Paintable Solar Cells May Someday Replace Silicon-Based Panels

  • George Putic

Solar panels today are still factory-manufactured, with the use of some highly toxic substances such as cadmium chloride. But a researcher at St. Mary’s College, Maryland, says we are close to being able to create solar panels by painting them on a suitable surface, using nontoxic solutions. VOA’s George Putic reports.

XS
SM
MD
LG