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Here Comes the Sun! 12 Insanely Futuristic Solar Power Designs

By Becky Ferreira Oct 8, 2013

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The CoolSpin

One of the biggest hurdles when running on solar is dealing with heat waste. Photovoltaics must attract sunlight, but if they attract too much, they can get overheated and fry out. The V3Solar CoolSpin approach skirts this problem by continually spinning the panels. This keeps them cool, in both senses of the word.

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Becky Ferreira

Becky Ferreira is a writer, performer, and raptor based in New York.

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