How efficient can solar cells be?

From the course by Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
Introduction to solar cells
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Technical University of Denmark (DTU)
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From the lesson
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.

Meet the Instructors

  • Morten Vesterager Madsen
    Morten Vesterager Madsen
    DTU Energy