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Solar Steps Up

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Advances in the quality and longevity of photovoltaics, and improvements in inverter technology and the ability to store energy generated by photovoltaics bode well for solar adoption throughout the EU.

MARIE FREEBODY, CONTRIBUTING EDITOR, [email protected]

Despite a challenging environment, there is hope for the solar market with progress being made across many areas of technology. While the advances may not be revolutionary, the small steps toward improving the key features of cost, efficiency and lifetime should not be overlooked.V According to market analysts at Yole Développement in Lyon, France, when it comes to commercial production, among the top advances in solar cell technology are diamond-wire sawing of crystalline silicon wafers, CdTe panel efficiency improvements by First Solar Inc. in Tempe, Ariz., and multi-wire...Read full article

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