Posts Tagged ‘photovoltaic power’

The Shakeout of Solar Power?

Posted in Industrial Energy & Onsite Utilities, Technologies on Friday, April 20th, 2012. No comments yet
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Emerson’s Douglas Morris of the alternative energy industry team highlights the challenges facing solar power panel manufacturers. On a number of occasions, we’ve discussed issues facing renewable power, but the recent announcements about companies struggling within the solar industry merit comment. The two technologies in this discussion are solar photovoltaic (PV) and concentrating solar power […]

Increasing Role for Renewable Photovoltaic Power Generation

Posted in Industrial Energy & Onsite Utilities on Friday, July 22nd, 2011. No comments yet
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Photovoltaic power generation technology has been available for decades. Emerson’s Thomas Snowdon shares how advancements in this technology in recent years will soon make it, without subsidies, cost competitive with fossil fuel-based power generation. Recent news points the observer to the idea that photovoltaic (PV) power generation is where the action is in renewable energy. […]