Article - 11 Nov 2008
Glass has been used by humans for a very long time and most glasses can be readily recycled. This article looks at the recycling of glass and includes tips for making glass recycling easier.
News - 22 Sep 2011
Saint-Gobain Solar, a Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, headquartered company, declared that it has commenced the construction work of its solar mirror line used in solar thermal power stations.
News - 3 Mar 2011
3M has recently utilized its 3M Solar Mirror Film 1100 in one of the solar thermal installations of Abengoa Solar and established its dependable operation.
Abengoa Solar, which designed and...
News - 11 Sep 2008
Arch Aluminum and Glass Co., Inc. has developed innovative new mirror manufacturing techniques to meet the demand for lower cost and more efficient concentrator photovoltaic units in the burgeoning...
News - 28 May 2008
Through its subsidiary La Veneciana de Saint-Gobain, the Flat Glass Sector of Saint-Gobain has decided to extend its presence on the solar mirrors market. The plant extension at Covilis (Portugal)...
News - 6 Jan 2008
A mirror alignment measurement device, invented by Rich Diver, a researcher at Sandia National Laboratories, may soon make one of the most popular solar collector systems, parabolic troughs, more...
News - 10 Apr 2008
Southwall Technologies Inc., a worldwide innovator of energy-saving films and glass products, announced today the formation of Southwall Insulating Glass, a joint venture with Chicago-based...
Article - 22 Feb 2008
Hybrid solar lighting technology is a technology that is capable of collecting sunlight and distributing the collected sunlight into the interior of a building using optical fibers. Hybrid solar...
Article - 7 Jan 2008
Solar power towers convert sunshine into clean electricity. The technology uses many large, sun-tracking mirrors commonly referred to as heliostats to focus sunlight on a receiver at the top of a...
News - 18 Feb 2011
Case Western Reserve University will collaborate with Replex Plastics and embark on research to increase light intensity using mirrors on flat-panel modules for use in solar photovoltaic energy...