New solar-powered system produces energy and drinking water
A new solar-powered system out of Saudi Arabia is capable of producing two vital resources: energy and clean water.
Peng Wang, an environmental scientist at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), was working alongside a team of biologists and engineers to improve solar panels’ efficiency when he thought of the idea for the system. Wang grew up in a Western China village without running water, requiring his family to fetch water from a communal well. If scalable, his team’s invention could supplement or fulfill similar communities’ water and energy needs.
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Source: Extreme Tech
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