The strong growth of the PV sector is accompanied by high cost pressure, accelerated innovation cycles and dynamic deployment, clearly indicating that the quality of PV products and the holistic economy of PV electricity deserve special attention. PV is expected to deliver electricity at low LCOE, Energy Pay-Back Time (EPBT) and Product Environmental Footprint (PEF).
Sustainable energy to reach the 1.5 degrees climate target Vision and claims of the European Technology and Innovation Platform for Photovoltaics
ETIP PV Newsletter September 2018_The ETIP PV Steering Committee met at ISFH in Emmerthal in September 2018
The ETIP PV Steering Committee met at the invitation of the Institute for Solar Energy Research (ISFH) in Hamelin, Germany, on 10 September 2018. ETIP PV discussed the further success of PV to become the clean terawatt energy source all over the world and will announce the Vision Paper for Photovoltaics “Big and Beyond: Photovoltaics proves to deliver the Paris Agreement providing an immediate climate change."
The ETIP PV Steering Committee elected new Working Group Leaders during their meeting on 10 September, 2018 in Emmerthal, Germany
The Steering Committee of the European Technology and Innovation Platform for Photovoltaics has elected the new Working Group leaders for the term 2018 - 2020
Press release - The 1st Solar Mobility Forum and the 2nd Solar Industry Forum take place during next 35th EU PVSEC in Brussels - 27 July 2018
The 1 st Solar Mobility Forum and the 2 nd Solar Industry Forum will take place on 25 – 26 September 2018 during the 35 th EU PVSEC in Brussels, Belgium at the SQUARE – Brussels Meeting Centre. “Research Meets Business” is the guiding principle for these two events which will gather the most acknowledged experts in the PV sector and influential executives of the PV manufacturing sector. International speakers, panellists, and attendees from all over the world will meet and discuss the future of PV and new applications.
Prof. Peter Wuerfel, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, winner of the Becquerel Prize 2018 for oustanding merits in Photovoltaics
The Becquerel Prize 2018 is awarded to Prof. Peter Wuerfel, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany.
The EU PVSEC is the largest international Conference for Photovoltaic research, technologies and applications, and at the same time a top international PV Industry Exhibition.
Press release - The annual conference of the ETIP PV on “QUALITY AND SUSTAINABILITY OF PV SYSTEMS” took place on 3 May, 2018 in Brussels - 7 May 2018
Industry leaders as well as top-ranking scientists, engineers and policy makers discussed "Quality and sustainability as an asset for the European Industry". Over 130 PV specialists from 16 European countries attended the conference.
ETIP PV Newsletter May 2018_ETIP PV Quality and Sustainability of PV Systems Conference took place on 3 May in Brussels / ETIP PV elections
Industry leaders as well as top-ranking scientists, engineers and policy makers met on 3 May to discuss "Quality and sustainability as an asset for the European Industry". Over 130 PV specialists from 16 European countries attended the conference. The Conference was chaired by the ETIP PV Chairman Marko Topič.