Energy Research at the University of Washington

UW Today: Dimmable windows with solar panels could power zero-energy buildings (2/23/11)

Windows – typically a drain on a building’s energy consumption – are being re-imagined to help boost buildings’ energy efficiency. UW engineers and architects are collaborating on smart windows that can change transparency, depending on conditions, and actually harvest energy from the sun’s rays. Read more at:
http://www.washington.edu/news/articles/dimmable-windows-with-solar-pane...