How Solar Cell Works?

Solar cells, also called photovoltaic cells are made up of semiconductors, materials that have conductivity between that of an insulator and conductor. In essence a solar cell is a junction of two dissimilar semiconducting materials, known as p type and n type semiconductors. Both of these can be … Continue reading

Space Based Solar Power

Hey, newphysicist here, in space there's no atmosphere, its never cloudy and in geosynchronous orbit its never night. Yes, space is the perfect place for a solar power station to harvest uninterrupted power and can provide the earth with massive amounts of clean and renewable energy delivered … Continue reading