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Solar Frontier’s CIS Solar Installation Exceeds Expectations

Solar Frontier’s CIS Solar Installation Exceeds Expectations

Solar Frontier’s 2.3MW installation on Netherlands warehouses surpasses energy generation target by 6% Semiconductor Today, January 11, 2016. Image credit: stux Tokyo-based Solar Frontier – the largest manufacturer of CIS (copper indium selenium) thin-film photovoltaic (PV) solar modules – says that its recently completed 2.3MW project in The Netherlands (constructed in collaboration with solar energy companies


Art Installation Combats Air Pollution, Creates Gemstone from Smog

Amber Plante for Zondits, October 6, 2015. Image credit: Alexas_Fotos A new study reveals that air pollution is responsible for more than 3 million premature deaths per year, 75% percent of which occur in Asia. The World Health Organization has reported that 6 million people die from polluted air each year, which is more than AIDS


Could Solar Roads Become Part of the New Smart Grid?

Allison Donnelly for Zondits, January 19, 2015 The pace of innovation for solar technologies is staggering – in addition to increases in efficiency and decreases in cost of “market-proven” solar PV, there is also a growing interest in solar technologies that once seemed to come straight out of science fiction. A video about one of