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CSMCRI tastes success in enhancing power output of solar panels

14 February 2011

AHMEDABAD: Bhavnagar-based Central Salt and Marine Chemicals and Research Institute (CSMCRI) has successfully scaled up power output of conventional silicon solar panels by nearly 50 per cent, so as to bring down the effective cost of energy generation.

“Through strategic usage of reflectors we have managed to raise power output of conventional silicon solar panels by about 50 per cent. During the peak hours say between 12.00 to 1.00 power output gets doubled with reflectors, while over the day it’s up nearly by fifty per cent,” CSMCRI Director Dr Pushpito Ghosh told PTI….

Source: http://www.thehindu.com/sci-tech/technology/article1454955.ece

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Written by csirindia

February 14, 2011 at 8:25 pm

Posted in CSMCRI

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