This glass sphere might revolutionize solar power on Earth (by concentrating light 10,000 times)
Posted on January 15, 2014 by derek
From themindunleashed.org – “German architect André Broessel, of Rawlemon, has looked into his crystal ball and seen the future of renewable energy. In this case it’s a spherical sun-tracking solar energy-generating globe — essentially a giant glass marble on a robotic steel frame. But this marble is no toy. It concentrates both sunlight and moonlight up to 10,000 times — making its solar harvesting capabilities 35 percent more efficient than conventional dual-axis photovoltaic designs.”
Go Grid Parity!