Is there enough silicon on earth to support this solar panel expansion?
Paul Sobczak
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Silicon is plentiful it’s all around us, however getting it to the pure form needed for semiconducters requires lots of energy. Also according to the lates MIT report we will run out of silver first if we are to rely solely on Si based solar panels.

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