Solar Frontier’s CIS Solar Installation Exceeds Expectations

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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 … Read more

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 … Read more

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 … Read more