Gallery: The Solar Photovoltaic Industry is Finally Set to Become a Net...

 

Solar panels offer a clean source of alternative energy – but ironically, the solar industry has a significant carbon footprint due to its reliance on coal and natural gas to manufacture photovoltaics. Fortunately, a new study by Michael Dale from the Stanford Global Climate & Energy Project shows that the PV industry is set to pay off its energy debt as early as 2015. Published in the latest edition of the journal Environmental Science and Technology, the study details the declining energy inputs necessary to create photovoltaic panels and advances in technology that have aided in the development of the PV market around the world.

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  1. globalindustrial May 23, 2013 at 6:53 am

    The Solar Photovoltaic Industry is Electronic product and is a modern technology for this solar panel. The great information site for ever. I like this post. you can also use the Global Industrial coupon codes. This codes is use to get discounts upon your shopping at global industrial online. Global Industries provide and distribution of reasonable industrial products such as furniture, workbenches, electrical products, storage equipment, safety equipment supplies, and material handling equipments. You can buy this product.

  2. msyin April 4, 2013 at 3:05 pm

    I feel like the tide is really turning around with they way we as a planet produce, consume and use energy. The continued advancement of our technology, awareness and choices are helping to preserve, conserve and in some cases restore balance here on our planet. It’s great to read good news like this.

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