Heat, Electricity, Storage, and Four Times the Energy – ENGINEERING.com

The FourFold photovoltaic-thermal module captures four times the energy of a standard PV module, and it’s easy to manufacture. Photovoltaic thermal (PVT) panels – hybrid systems that generate electricity and extract heat – aren’t new, but a company called Focused Sun has developed a unique PVT panel that’s inexpensive to manufacture and easy to install. Recognizing that 95% of the world pays considerably more for energy than the US does, the company hopes to produce energy systems for developing nations.

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