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  • Building Integrated Photovoltaics

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Building Integrated Photovoltaics ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Global Markets and Technologies for Photovoltaic Systems

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Global Markets and Technologies for Photovoltaic Systems ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Building Integrated Photovoltaics Markets 2012: MarketResearchReports.biz

    Building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) represents the merging of the building materials and solar panel business, with the "integration" part of the equation implying everything from novel forms of attachment to a building through to full-scale monolithic integration of PV layers into a tile or window. To Buy The Copy Of This Report Visit: ...


  • Worldwide Building Integrated Photovoltaics Markets 2012:MarketResearchReports.biz

    Building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) represents the merging of the building materials and solar panel business, with the "integration" part of the equation implying everything from novel forms of attachment to a building through to full-scale monolithic integration of PV layers into a tile or window. To Buy a Copy Of This Report: ...


  • ReportsnReports - The Business Case for Building Integrated Photovoltaics

    As the conventional solar panels business becomes increasingly commoditized, the solar panel industry is seeking out new ways to add value to their products. Building Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV) represents one strategy for achieving this. In the past, the business case for photovoltaics has been made entirely on the basis of return on investment, with the primary performance factor at the ...


  • Research and Markets: Building Integrated Photovoltaics Markets - 2012 Report Analyses the Merging of the Building Materials and Solar Panel Business

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rxdg79/building) has announced the addition of the "Building Integrated Photovoltaics Markets - 2012" report to their offering. Building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) represents ...


    By Research and Markets

  • Building-Integrated Photovoltaics Installed Capacity to Grow More than Tenfold to 2.4 GW by 2016, According to Pike Research

    BOULDER, Colo. - Historically, building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) have been relegated to a niche market because solar modules and panels have simply cost too much and have been too difficult to install on residential and commercial roofs as well as building walls, windows, and other parts of the building structure.  Additionally, production of BIPV products with appealing aesthetics ...


  • German Premium Manufacturer SOLARWATT Expands its Commitment in the United Kingdom

      Solar modules as roofing tiles: SOLARWATT presents its in-roof solution Easy-In at ECOBUILD in London. SOLARWATT solar systems have the winning credentials of "Made in Germany" and compliance with MCS standards. SOLARWATT AG (Dresden) is consolidating its activities in the UK. The German photovoltaic specialist will be ...


  • From solar energy to electricity: a growing BIPV market with great potential

    The Building Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV) market is a growing sector in the environmental search for continued energy-saving building materials. Already a segment of the expanding Photovoltaics (PV) market, BIPV is becoming a popular way to use solar energy to generate electricity. In 2007 the PV market raked in approximately €6.24 billion, with a growth rate of 46%. As a part of that growing ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • At SOLAREXPO the latest trends in integrated solar architecture

    Architectural integration of solar photovoltaic; architectural integration of solar thermal; bioclimatic / passive solar architecture. These are the focus topics at SOLARCH – Building Solar Design & Technologies, a space where cutting-edge solar technologies can express their full potential within latest-generation projects. The third edition of SOLARCH is organized in partnership with ...


    By Expoenergie srl.

  • Tucson tech: local solar firms jump into building-PV market

    When Tucson-based Solon Corp. announced in August it was shutting down its local photovoltaic panel manufacturing line and laying off about 60 workers, it was a painful blow to the region's growing solar-energy sector. Solon's manufacturing operation is a source of pride on the Tucson solar scene, but the company said the local line simply couldn't compete with cheap Asian imports. But since ...


    By Greentech Media

  • Harnessing Solar Energy at Home

    My brother just bought a farm. Well, not so much a farm as 40 glorious acres of potential just outside of Winter Park, Colorado. Now that the land is purchased, you'd think it would be easy enough to start working away, but lots of questions arise when you're building a home and starting from scratch. One thing they know for sure is their desire to build a zero-energy facility. This ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • What You Need to Know About Buying Solar Panels

    Solar panels offer a fantastic way to decrease your carbon footprint, but they also help you to make savings on your utility bills in the long term. Solar photovoltaic (or Solar PV) panels are a fantastic to first step to alleviating stress placed on the national grid. Solar PV panels are ...


    By Centrica

  • NETL’s green projects promise energy efficiency all year round

    Forty years after the first Earth Day, it is almost second nature to toss a can or plastic bottle into the recycling bin, but being green is about much more than reusing materials. Just as individuals make a personal decision to “reduce, reuse, and recycle,” businesses, industry, and other organizations are making the same commitment to being green. With our increased awareness and commitment to ...

  • BC to fund clean energy projects

    The Government of British Columbia has announced funding allocations for a diverse array of clean energy technology development applications under the Province’s Innovative Clean Energy (ICE) Fund. The ICE funding will be used to lever investments totalling nearly $80 million. The $25 million in funding was announced by newly appointed Technology, Trade and Economic Development ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Hanwha Solar Panels Selected for VISION House(R)

    COSTA MESA, Calif., April 24, 2012 /PRnewswire-Asia/ -- Hanwha Solar, a leading global solar company and manufacturer of silicon ingots, wafers and photovoltaic (PV) cells and modules, today announces its participation in the VISION House® in INNOVENTIONS at Epcot® at the Walt Disney World® Resort. Hanwha Solar is providing solar PV panels for the experiential exhibit ...


    By Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd.

  • Solar Technology Leader SMA America to Expand and Move Headquarters to Rocklin Corporate Center

    ROCKLIN, Calif., June 24, 2010 – Don Little Group (DLG), a Northern California real estate investment and development advisory firm, has signed SMA America, LLC, the U.S.-based subsidiary of SMA Solar Technology AG, the world’s largest solar inverter manufacturer, to occupy 40,000 sq. ft. of space at Rocklin Corporate ...


    By SMA America, LLC

  • Colorado is the First Market for Launch of the Revolutionary DOW POWERHOUSE™ Solar Shingle

    The roof of a home has always had the critical job of protecting families from the elements. Today, for the first time, a new commercially-available solar roofing shingle has entered the U.S. housing market that not only protects from the elements, but uses one of those elements — sunlight — to turn the typical American home into a dynamic power ...


    By The Dow Chemical Company

  • Trina Solar to Showcase New Products at Intersolar Europe

    Trina Solar Limited (NYSE: TSL) ("Trina Solar" or the "Company"), a leading integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic (PV) products from the production of ingots, wafers and cells to the assembly of PV modules, today announced the introduction of new products at this year's Intersolar Exhibition in Munich, Germany, which will be held from ...


    By Trina Solar Limited (TSL)

  • Alta Devices Discloses Key Technologies to Serve a New Class of Solar Applications

    At this week’s IEEE Photovoltaics Specialists Conference (PVSC),Alta Devices™ disclosed details of key technologies that enabled its latest record module result. Alta described how its thin film solar cells are interconnected into flexible sheets creating a new class of solar material that leverages the company’s record-setting high efficiency ...

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