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Publication of the European Commission’s Solar Strategy as part of the RePowerEU package

The Commission’s four-part strategy to develop solar energy in the EU 1. solar roofs ; 2. Licensing of solar energy projects; 3. Training of skilled labour; 4. the solar energy industry. On this last part, it reads : EU Solar PV Industry Alliance Securing a diversification of supplies through more diverse imports and scaled up solar PV manufacturing in the EU of innovative and sustainable solar PVs would contribute to mitigate supply risks for the

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A great success! ETIP PV Conference recording available!

𝐒𝐡𝐚𝐩𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐄𝐮𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐞’𝐬 𝐄𝐧𝐞𝐫𝐠𝐲 𝐅𝐮𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐞 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐏𝐡𝐨𝐭𝐨𝐯𝐨𝐥𝐭𝐚𝐢𝐜𝐬: 𝐒𝐮𝐬𝐭𝐚𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐛𝐥𝐞 𝐦𝐚𝐧𝐮𝐟𝐚𝐜𝐭𝐮𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐝𝐞𝐩𝐥𝐨𝐲𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 The 2022 #ETIPPV annual conference was a great success. The online event covered four sessions, discussing the challenges of the transition to climate neutrality and a sustainable future with Photovoltaics. These two topics will become the overarching objective of major EU policies and actions. You can rewatch all sessions for free on the ETIP PV conference website and find more detailed information in the official press release.

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The Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda (SRIA) developed by ETIP PV is out !

ETIP PV has developed a Strategic Research and Innovation Agenda (SRIA) which focuses on solar PV technology as a prominent aspect of the EU’s commitments to its clean energy targets and global sustainability goals. PV technology has already proven to be economically and environmentally competitive but must first overcome certain obstacles in the processes of innovation and manufacturing, integration, and circularity. The SRIA analyses five interlocking challenges of PV research and innovation, topics broadly encompassed

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Collège de France – “Solar energy and society” conference on 21 April 2022

We would like to inform you about the “Solar energy and society” conference on 21 April, organised at the Collège de France by Daniel Lincot, former Scientific Director of the IPVF. Access conference page With the advent of an industrial society based on abundant energy from fossil resources, the relationship between society and solar energy has changed profoundly. From being an indispensable, unavoidable resource, via wind and water power or biomass from photosynthesis, it has

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Photovoltaic solar energy and energy transition at the Collège de France
Daniel Lincot, former Scientific Director of the IPVF, is a visiting professor at the Collège de France as holder of the annual Liliane Bettencourt 2021-2022 Chair on technological innovation.
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