Publication Date: 26 November, 2013
Professor Ravindranathan Thampi, Dr Owen Byrne and Dr Praveen Surolia win the 10th Sustainable Energy Awards 2013 for Research
The project involved a technical solar innovation. The first solar cell products will harvest indoor light to power wireless sensors for temperature, light and occupancy, and can be used as part of a smart grid control system within the building.
Already receiving attention from the development agencies who have acknowledged the potential this project is likely to reach commercialisation in the not too distant future.