Photovoltaics in the energy system of tomorrow

Research and technological development in Austria
energy innovation austria 3/2021

Publisher: BMK in cooperation with the Climate and Energy Fund
English, 12 pages

Content Description

Photovoltaics (PV) is a key technology in the energy transition and a major step towards meeting the climate targets that form part of the European Green Deal. Austria boasts some highly successful manufacturing and research companies in the PV segment and has the chance to position itself on the global stage as a centre for innovation in this sector.

Content overview

  • Thema: Photovoltaics
    Key technology for climate-neutral energy supply
  • Project: OPTPV 4.0
    Optimised operation of PV facilities with innovative sensor systems
  • Project: NoFRONTIERS
    Flexible thin-film PV modules for new fields of application
  • Project: PowerShade
    PV sunshades increase the energy flexibility of buildings
  • Project: PV Re2 - sustainable photovoltaics
    Optimising the recycling of PV modules
  • Project: Sharing PV power in an urban quarter
    Blockchain technology for local energy communities