Moore’s law for solar

Ramez Naan has an interesting guest blog up at Scientific American.

He argues that the price per solar watt has been dropping every 9 years for the past few decades. Whether this trend continues remains to be seen, but I found the article to be timely and hopeful in the midst of uncertainty about the future of nuclear power.

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One thought on “Moore’s law for solar

  1. Mark Bennet says:

    While human beings are not capturing useful solar energy, the Earth may be capturing extra solar energy through the mechanisms of “global warming”. “useful” is the key concept.

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