Beautiful stained glass window generates solar power
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Solar panels may be an excellent, eco-friendly energy solution, but they are not particularly easy on the eye. We have already seen a more attractive option in the form of decorative indoor solar panelling from Finland, and now Dutch designer Marjan van Aubel has created a solar stained glass window: the Current Window is constructed from colored glass which can harness direct or diffused sunlight and generate enough energy to power small electrical devices. The pieces of glass in the Current Window are dye sensitized solar cells which use the properties of color to create an electrical current — similar…
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