TITLE

SolFocus Heats Up in Europe

AUTHOR(S)
Moresco, Justin
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;12/15/2008, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on a partnership formed by SolFocus with Concept to jointly develop the first commercial installation of concentrator photovoltaic solar technology in Greece. Under the partnership, SolFocus and Concept will install 1.6 megawatts of solar arrays at multiple sites in the country. SolFocus claims that the combination of concentrating optics and high-efficiency solar cells makes its systems produce electricity cheaper than traditional solar systems.
ACCESSION #
36602795

 

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