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BIPV Status Report 2020 is now available !

SUPSI and the Becquerel Institute are pleased to announce that the “BIPV Status Report 2020” is now online !  The BIPV Status Report 2020 has been developed by SUPSI and Becquerel Institute. It aims to provide a practical handbook to all stakeholders of the BIPV development process, providing insights to each of these actors, although…
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Becquerel Institute starts a new European Project

SERENDI-PV  The growth of Europe’s solar photovoltaic (PV) sector has been robust thanks to dramatic reductions in the generation costs of electricity. It is important to extend the lifetime and improve the reliability, performance and profitability of PV generation, and allow utility-friendly high-penetration of the PV. SERENDI-PV will develop advanced PV modelling, simulation and design…
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Solarize Africa Market Report 2020

This second report in the “Solarize Africa” series investigates recent developments and future trends on the African continent and in 16 African national PV markets. This year’s report also focusses on solar energy and water – and the various technical applications of this combination, which are increasingly being put to use in African markets. (only…
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A cost-reduction roadmap for the European BIPV sector

In the frame of the BIPVBOOST Horizon 2020 project, the Becquerel Institute has published the report “Cost-reduction roadmap for the European BIPV sector”. This report aims at highlighting all potential improvements along the BIPV value chain, among others planned in the framework of the BIPVBOOST context, as well as gathered through a thorough literature review.…
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Solar Potential of Wallonia

Becquerel Institute has been selected by the Energy administration of Wallonia to identify the photovoltaic potential of the territory. Results are foreseen before end of 2020.