PV Glass Technology

News

Tesla’s mission is to accelerate the world’s transition to a sustainable energy future by creating products that are so compelling, there is no alternative.
Imagine a solar facade that not only produces clean and low-cost energy but also reflects your vision of a modern and sustainable building.
Şişecam attracted a great deal of interest with its high-performance, high-transmission, low iron, tempered patterned glass products.
The Q22 is a pointing building with glass façades made of PRESS GLASS IGUs.
The Copenhagen International School’s new building is covered by 12,000 colored solar panels based on a technology developed at EPFL.
A project between Bystronic glass and Fraunhofer ISE.
SolarWindow anticipates installing these sheets of electricity-generating glass veneers over existing skyscraper windows, turning entire buildings into vertical power generators.
The EU-supported “SmartFlex Solarfacades” project has successfully completed the test operation of its referece solar façade.
SolarWindow Technologies, Inc. announced today that its transparent electricity-generating glass has been successfully processed through the rigorous autoclave system for window glass lamination at a commercial window fabricator.
Researchers at the University of Minnesota and University of Milano-Bicocca are bringing the dream of windows that can efficiently collect solar energy one step closer to reality thanks to high-tech silicon nanoparticles.
Bavarian-based solar power specialists J.v.G. Thoma GmbH have filed another patent application, this time for their revolutionary JvG DESERT frame.
The President of the Saxon Parliament, Dr. Matthias Rößler, received the EU Commissioner for Budget and Personnel, Günther H. Oettinger in Dresden.
An elegant façade will enclose the curvaceous eight-storey One Chamberlain Square – the first building being delivered at the £700m Paradise scheme in the heart of Birmingham.
SolarWindow Technologies, Inc. today announced successful completion of important freeze/thaw performance testing necessary for the commercialization of its transparent electricity-generating coatings that could turn ordinary passive glass into electricity-generating windows.
Organized by D’A magazine, the event took place in the prestigious Targetti Poulsen showroom installed in the majestic Hotel Menier in Paris, close to the Parc Monceau.
Since 1996 solarnova Deutschland GmbH with headquarters in Wedel (near Ham-burg, Germany) produces high quality photovoltaic panels.
Large-scale photovoltaic power plants are an important driver for global PV growth. A growing number of large-scale projects are being implemented and connected to the grid around the world.
The 2.1 millimetre thin, heat strengthened glass from EUROGLAS can now be used as a certified building product.
The eye-shaped curtain wall of the hospital hall has a 500 m2 surface area and over 18,000 polycrystalline cells that produce 31,122 kWh a year.

Articles

Modern, transparent and prestigious – large glass façades are very much in vogue for office complexes and industrial buildings.
Over half the world’s seven billion inhabitants live in cities, by the year 2050 the number will grow to almost ten billion. In order to avoid a climatic collapse in the metropolises, there is no other alternative to energy-efficient buildings.
Cities are eating up an increasing amount of heat and electricity. In order to reduce this consumption, buildings have to become increasingly efficient and integrate more renewable energies.
The crisis of the photovoltaic industry is drawing to a close. While it is true demand for solar modules is dropping in Europe, demand in many other regions is rising rapidly.
Although the costs for solar power have come down considerably lately, photovoltaics are still unable to compete with conventional energy sources.
Adrian Smith + Gordon Gill Architecture (AS+GG) has announced the public opening of the new head offices for the Federation of Korean Industries (FKI).
Resilient, ultraslippery glass could lead to self-cleaning, scratch-resistant windows, lenses, and solar panels
The following approach describes a new encapsulation technology for glass-glass-modules using tempered thin glass as front and back sheets.
The efficiency of photovoltaic modules is far from being exhausted. Companies are fighting on many fronts to gain percentage points.
Photovoltaic modules are components used for the production of electricity from solar energy and, thanks to their morphological and constructive configuration, are suitable for integration in the external skins of buildings.
PVB is increasingly assuming the leading role among alternative encapsulation materials for solar cells as the alternatives to Ethylene-Vinyl-Acetate (EVA)
The article written by Mr. László Vákár and presented at the GPD 2009.Air pollution is high on the political agenda worldwide. Emissions have to be reduced.

COMPANIES

Is Kuleleri, Kule: 2, Kat: 22, 4. Levent
34330 Levent-Istanbul/İstanbul
Turkey