The Solar Energy Consortium Photovoltaic Innovation
CX(s) Applied: A9, A11, B3.6, B5.1
Location(s): New York
Office(s): Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Golden Field Office
The Solar Consortium proposes to use federal funding to eliminate the technical and economic barriers to widespread use of solar energy in New York State through applied research by working with private and public entities. This project will include project management and collaboration, advance solar innovation through research and development to include laboratory work in the analysis of photovoltaic cells, retrofitting of existing structures to enable manufacturing of polycrystalline silicon solar cells, provide solar solutions to high profile solar application projects, outreach and education, and assist the State of University of New York in design, construction, testing, and race of a solar powered car.