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MIT Creates Solar Cell from Grass Clippings

by bill - 2012-02-05 ( education / tech / energy )

MIT creates solar cell from grass clippings

"A researcher at MIT, Andreas Mershin, has created solar panels from agricultural waste such as cut grass and dead leaves. In a few years, Mershin says it'll be possible to stir some grass clippings into a bag of cheap chemicals, paint the mixture on your roof, and immediately start producing electricity."


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