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Emerging Technologies, Renewable Energy

New coating helps solar panels shed snow and ice

July 19, 2022

Via: Renewable Energy World

A Sandia National Labs-led research team has developed a transparent, polymeric-based coating that helps photovoltaic panels continuously shed snow and ice. Early field trials in Alaska demonstrated that coated panels can produce 85% more energy, compared to uncoated panels. Preliminary […]