Solar power: better, cheaper, and on its way

SkylinesolarThis is exciting:

Skyline Solar, a startup that announced its existence to the world earlier this month, has developed a cheaper way to harvest energy from the sun. The company’s solar panels concentrate sunlight onto a small area, reducing the amount of expensive semiconductor material needed to generate electricity. The technology will bring the cost of solar power in line with the average cost of electricity, at least in sunny areas, says Ben Eiref, Skyline Solar’s director of product management.

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