Light Augmentation in Flat Panel PV Installations using Large Area Micro-optical Films

P.H. Schmaelzle, S. Garner
PARC, a Xerox company, US

Keywords: flat-panel solar, PV, energy


PARC, a Xerox company, has developed a simple add-on for flat-panel solar installations that can increase energy output at very low cost. The technology is ideal for large, non-penetrating rooftop installations and promises a straightforward way to decrease the levelized cost of energy from these systems.