Analyst: US SunShot’s Goals Unacheivable Even With New Solar Technologies

Solar PV technologies based on crystalline silicon are the current leaders in today’s solar market, but it’s becoming clear they won’t achieve the U.S. Department of Energy’s SunShot Initiative’s goals of $1 per Watt installed for utility-scale projects by 2020. What’s needed is more development work in pushing today’s silicon PV into new directions, plus alternative cell architectures and technologies, according to a new analysis by Lux Research.

via Renewable Energy News – RenewableEnergyWorld.com http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2013/09/rescuing-sunshots-1w-goals-with-new-solar-technologies?cmpid=rss

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