Category Archives: Analysis

Analysis on the Concentrating PV System Market

published: 2011-09-26 10:58 | editor | category: Analysis
Solar power plant project is divided into two main types of technology, one photoelectric conversion, and the other is solar thermal conversion. Concentrated solar thermal power (CSP) technology creates steam and makes solar t...  more

EPIA Predicts a Bright Solar Future

published: 2011-09-20 12:01 | editor | category: Analysis
A recent study by the Brussels-basedEuropean Photovoltaics Industry Association (EPIA) predicts that the price of PV systems will decrease by up to 51 percent over the coming decade, cutting the cost of PV-generated electricity ...  more

U.S. Military: The Hot Renewable Energy Market

published: 2011-09-13 9:11 | editor | category: Analysis
The U.S. military is aggressively seeking private contractors for the development of solar energy projects both domestically and abroad by launching a special task force to coordinate what is expected to be $7.1 billion worth of...  more

Are PVs Pricing-out CSP Projects in the U.S.?

published: 2011-09-08 8:39 | editor | category: Analysis
When Solar Millennium announced on August 18, 2011, it was converting the first half of its planned 1-gigawatt concentrating solar power (CSP) plant in California into a 500-megawatt PV plant, it was just the latest of several t...  more