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Have you ever wondered how electricity is produced by a photovoltaic — what we often call a PV or solar electric — system? We'll help you understand by covering the basics of PV technology, which includes the underlying physics, how various PV devices are designed and become fully functional systems, and what's happening today in PV research and development.

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Date Of Record Release 2009-05-02 16:52:22
Description Have you ever wondered how electricity is produced by a photovoltaic — what we often call a PV or solar electric — system? We'll help you understand by covering the basics of PV technology, which includes the underlying physics, how various PV devices are designed and become fully functional systems, and what's happening today in PV research and development.
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Source United States Department of Energy, Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Network
Keyword PV, Photovoltaics, Solar electricity, Solar energy, PV physics, PV deivices, PV systems, Research and development
Date Of Record Creation 2009-05-02 16:48:08
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Date Last Modified 2011-03-17 15:59:19
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2011-03-17 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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