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Will the New Cell Design Impact Lifespan of Solar Panels as They Become Cheaper?

published: 2022-12-02 9:30 | editor | category: News
Solar cell technology has been constantly upgraded over the past several years, where conversion efficiency has been rising each year, though the corresponding cost has also dropped expeditiously. Will this affect the durability of solar panels? According to the 5-year test conducted by the laboratories under US Department of Energy, the new model of solar panels is estimated to retain 80% of initial power generation after 30 years of use. ...  more