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2012-02-28 12:35:00

In a newly released report, industry analyst firm NanoMarkets says that the market for BIPV Glass Market to Reach $6.4 billion by 2016. Glen Allen, VA (PRWEB) February 28, 2012 Industry analyst firm NanoMarkets has just released a new report on the building integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) market titled, “BIPV Glass Markets 2012.” In the report NanoMarkets estimates that the total market for BIPV glass will reach $6.4 billion (USD) in revenues in 2016 compared to $1.5 billion in...

2012-01-18 08:00:00

The rapid growth in the photovoltaic industry has led to the development and introduction of numerous new materials for PV applications. From EVA to PMMA to EPDM and polyamide, different types of polymers are utilized for frontsheet, backsheet, encapsulant, barrier films, adhesives and many other applications in a solar module. PV industry is seeing a meaningful shift towards technology that is compatible with polymers to enhance module efficiency. CMT ℠s upcoming 2nd Polymer Apps in PV...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.