TITLE

HARNESS THE SUN'S ENERGY

AUTHOR(S)
Murray, Charles J.
PUB. DATE
July 1992
SOURCE
Design News;7/6/92, Vol. 48 Issue 13, p82
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on solar energy industry of the U.S. which is employing new, material-stingy designs to cut costs for grid-related applications. Currently, 37 U.S. cities are paying more than 20 cents per kilowatts-hour for peak power. According to solar manufacturers, they can compete in those cities now. The key to their efforts is a program which will provide $55 million in funding over five years to selected parts of the country's solar community. The solar energy industry is sponsored by the Department of Energy known as Photovoltaics Manufacturing Technology.
ACCESSION #
19359678

 

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