Chapter 1. Capturing Sun's Energy

  1. Prof. Mario Pagliaro

Published Online: 6 SEP 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527630981.ch1

Nano-Age

Nano-Age

How to Cite

Pagliaro, M. (2010) Capturing Sun's Energy, in Nano-Age, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527630981.ch1

Author Information

  1. CNR, Ist. Materiali Nanostrutturati, via Ugo La Malfa 153, 90146 Palermo, Italien

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 SEP 2010
  2. Published Print: 23 JUN 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527326761

Online ISBN: 9783527630981

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Keywords:

  • carbon nanotubes;
  • electrolysis of water;
  • organic solar cells;
  • photovoltaics;
  • rectennas;
  • thin films;
  • Solar energy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Solar Power: Now

  • Never Trust the Skeptics

  • Solar Power for the Masses

  • Why Nanoscience is Relevant to the Solar Energy Industry

  • Expanding the Solar Business

  • Solar Hydrogen from Water

  • References