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ARTICLES - COMMENTARYModule Durability, and Design for Recycling

Thursday, October 14, 2021

Module Durability, and Design for Recycling

by Mark Hutchins*

The International Energy Agency’s Photovoltaic Power Systems Programme (IEA PVPS) has published a new report offering guidelines for module manufacturers to consider recyclability of their products from the beginning, noting that with projected growth in PV over the coming decades, material shortages could become an issue, and preventing end-of-life modules from ending up in landfill should be an industry priority

ARTICLES - COMMENTARYAfrica is Ambitious About Its Renewable Future

Friday, October 1, 2021

Africa is Ambitious About Its Renewable Future

by Haley Zaremba*

• Currently, about 600 million people living in Africa do not have access to energy at all.
• Many African nations are more focused on how to keep up with energy demands by any means than on how to keep up with demand in a climate-friendly manner.
• "There has been an 80% reduction in solar prices over the last decade, and an 85% reduction in battery prices.”

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