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This is how solar panels can be kept clean - without using water

The new system uses electrostatic repulsion to cause dust particles to leap off the solar panel’s surface. Image: MIT News Office/ David L. Chandler

David L. Chandler

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The new system uses electrostatic repulsion to cause dust particles to detach and virtually leap off the panel’s surface
The new system uses electrostatic repulsion to cause dust particles to detach and virtually leap off the panel’s surface Image: MIT News Office/ David L. Chandler
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