Photosynthetic Hybrid Photovoltaic Cells
Clean Technology 2008

Photosynthetic Hybrid Photovoltaic Cells

L. Love
Ramot at Tel Aviv University, IL

Keywords:
photovoltaic cell, PS1, solar efficiency

Abstract:
The technology offers a way to construct efficient photovoltaic cells at a cost several hundred times less than conventional silicon based devices, and with similar or better energy conversion efficiency. The reactive element is genetically engineered proteins using photosynthesis for production of electrical energy.