Tag Archives: photovoltaics

The Evolution Of Roof Solar Panels

Solar PanelsLooking a few years back, when one thought of roof solar panels, one imagined big, expensive, bulky panels jutting out from rooftops, being almost an eye-saw to the public.  However, roof solar panels have come a long way in recent years. Not only have they become thinner and more flexible, but…

How Solar Market Growth Has Helped the US Economy

One basic principle holds true for every industry in every nation. When any industry grows, the economy benefits and currently this can make a big difference. Energy policies and initiatives in the United States once worked against the development of renewable energy industries. Powerful oil lobbies in Washington exerted their influence to hold back innovations […]

Solar Thin Film Technology Is Taking Off

The solar thin film market seems to have entered a phase of rapid growth. With a production capacity growing at an average of 48% a year, and total global production of over 12 Gigawatts (GW), the global photovoltaic (PV) industry is said to be worth around $50 billion….