The biggest enemy of photovoltaic cells is heat, which reduces their efficiency. A team of researchers from Brunel University London has developed hybrid cells in which heat is also used and is used to heat water that can then be used at home. Photovoltaic cells are yet less than perfect technology to fully replace the current supplied by the power grid. Their efficiency is still low, and besides, it is further reduced by the heat transmitted along with the sun’s rays. This makes the panels warm up, thereby producing less current, and additionally temperatures can cause damage to the cells. However, researchers at Brunel University London have developed a new hybrid

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The biggest enemy of photovoltaic cells is heat, which reduces their efficiency. A team of researchers from Brunel University London has developed hybrid cells in which heat is also used and is used to heat water that can then be used at home. Photovoltaic cells are yet less than perfect technology to fully replace the current supplied by the power grid. Their efficiency is still low, and besides, it is further reduced by the heat transmitted along with the sun’s rays. This makes the panels warm up, thereby producing less current, and additionally temperatures can cause damage to the cells. However, researchers at Brunel University London have developed a new hybrid

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