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Solar energy breakthrough gets drinking water from dry air

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Researchers have developed a groundbreaking system that uses the sun’s energy to harvest drinkable water from the air, even in dry regions.

A team from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) demonstrated how the device uses solar energy to extract moisture from the air before condensing it on a collection plate.

They said the system could be a practical water source for remote regions with limited access to water and electricity.

https://www.inkl.com/glance/news/solar-energy-breakthrough-extracts-drinkable-water-from-dry-air?


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By Lynn Wood

18 October 2020

 
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