How efficient can solar cells be?

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Solar Systems, Solar Energy, Solar Technology, Solar Cell Manufacturing

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Dec 26, 2019

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This is the first coursera course I have taken and the first I have completed. It is an interesting topic and the format was great for getting an understanding of solar cell technology. good stuff.

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Jun 25, 2020

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I got to learn a lot regarding solar cells through this course, this helped me in widening my thinking perspective regarding the current scenario as well as the future prospects of the industry.

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Efficiency of solar cells

With a knowledge of the working principles of solar cells, we are now ready to apply this knowledge to understand why there are limits to the efficiency of solar cells. We will also briefly look into loss mechanisms that limit the practical efficiency.

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    Morten Vesterager Madsen

    Researcher

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