Innovative Transition From Silicon Solar Cells To Thin Film

published: 2011-11-10 10:07
The transition to a clean energy society is an unstoppable movement, one that will benefit consumers, industry, and the environment. This push towards a future powered by the use of renewable energy resources will be made up of ...  more

A China-U.S. Solar Trade War?

published: 2011-11-08 9:29
On October 19, 2011, a trade complaint was filed alleging unfair import trade practices of PVs from China. The complaint may contribute to escalating trade war after the U.S. Senate recently passed a bill aimed at possibly imposin...  more

Four Potentially Disruptive Photovoltaic Technologies

published: 2011-11-04 8:42
For the last decade, government subsidies have played a crucial role in growth of the global solar market, with a 50 percent market growth rate for each of the last ten years. The European Union, led by Germany, has experienced ...  more

Mexico’s Emerging Solar Market

published: 2011-10-28 11:45
The breakneck pace of utility-scale solar power development in the southwestern U.S. desert regions of California, Arizona, New Mexico and Nevada may have some competition, especially with the political battles occurring in Washin...  more

New Efficiency Records for CIGS, CIS and Monocrystalline PVs

published: 2011-10-26 17:54
The quest continues to develop the next generation of PV cells which are cheap, efficient and easy to manufacture so as to enable solar energy to play a bigger role as a renewable resource. Most agree these goals can be reached as...  more