In a joint project with partner and investor ENGIE, the largest OPV project to date has been completed on a roof
La Rochelle, France – 15th November 2017 – Today ENGIE, Heliatek and the Departement of Charentes Maritimes officially inaugurated the world’s largest BiOPV installation on a roof. In the southwestern port of La Rochelle, France, 500 m² of Heliatek’s solar films were installed on the roof of the “Pierre Mendes France” middle school. With 3 different lengths of 2, 4 and 5,7 meters, nearly 400 films were applied in record time. They were installed on two different roof surfaces. The result is the largest BiOPV – Building integrated Organic PhotoVoltaic [...]
Building envelopes have already started to provide several functions. For industrial buildings, the energy efficiency retrofit is becoming more important. Energy [...]
Organic solar cells have now been developed with a significantly lower driving force and faster charge separation than previous cells, report scientists.
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