"Buildings consume around one-third of the world’s energy and are responsible for 40% of greenhouse gas emissions. Reducing carbon emissions and using renewable clean energy in buildings are essential to achieve the goals of the carbon neutrality for all of society. Integrating solar panels into buildings is one of the most promising ways to reduce carbon emissions and support a sustainable future."
Changying Xiang did his PhD in Susoltech at NTNU, and is now an Assistant Professor at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. In this article, he writes about the use of coloured solar panels in pixelated patterns to improve aesthetics while maintaining a high power production.
Read the article in Norwegian SciTech News here.