Solar Panels Made of Pokeweed Berries

December 20, 2011 at 9:13 pm 1 comment

 A group at Wake Forest Universityi in Winston-Salem, North Carolina has developed inexpensive solar panels that use crushed pokeweed berries in place of silcon. Designed for locations that have no electricity at all, the panels produce 5-10 watts, enough to power lights and recharge devices.

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  • 1. Alexandra Wilson  |  February 9, 2012 at 9:50 pm

    Do you have a step-by-step instruction on how to make my own? Great news!

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