Advances in solar photovoltaics: Technology review and patent trends

  title={Advances in solar photovoltaics: Technology review and patent trends},
  author={Mahmood H. Shubbak},
  journal={Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews},
  • Mahmood H. Shubbak
  • Published 1 November 2019
  • Engineering
  • Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews
A Systematic Literature Review of the Solar Photovoltaic Value Chain for a Circular Economy
As the solar photovoltaic market booms, so will the volume of photovoltaic (PV) systems entering the waste stream. The same is forecast for lithium-ion batteries from electric vehicles, which at the
Sustainable Development Perspectives of Solar Energy Technologies with Focus on Solar Photovoltaic—A Review
: This study examines the sources of energy related carbon dioxide (CO 2 ) emissions, the hazards of climate change and greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, the global solar energy potential, renewable
A Review of the Recent Development of Photovoltaic/Thermal (PV/T) Systems and Their Applications
Hybrid photovoltaic/thermal systems have become an important energy technology due to their capacity of producing electrical and thermal energy simultaneously, their ease of integration into
Modeling of Photovoltaic Module
This book chapter will present a double diode based PV cell modeling, and the PV module modeling will be presented using these techniques that incorporate mismatch, partial shading, and open/short fault.
Role of solar power in shifting the Turkish electricity sector towards sustainability
This work covers a three-stage evaluation: cradle-to-grave life-cycle assessment (LCA) of polycrystalline silicon (pc-Si) and monocrystalline silicon (mc-Si) solar photovoltaics (PVs) as on-grid


Solar Grade Silicon Feedstock
The Photovoltaic (PV) industry is still in its infancy and at the moment it is very difficult to predict which technical, economical and social patterns its deployment will follow before reaching
A review of concentrator silicon solar cells
A perspective on the production of dye-sensitized solar modules
Dye-sensitized solar cells (DSCs) are well researched globally due to their potential as low-cost photovoltaic (PV) devices especially suited for building and automobile integrated PV (BIPV, AIPV)
Crystalline silicon feedstock for solar cells
The generation of electricity with solar cells is considered to be one of the key technologies of the new century. Over the past ten years the photovoltaic (PV) industry has grown by more than a
Field and laboratory studies of the stability of amorphous silicon solar cells and modules
From Metallurgical-Grade to Solar-Grade Silicon: An Overview
The non-renewable nature of fossil fuels as an energy source means its future availability is a cause for concern. The world’s energy demand is ever increasing and there is a growing interest in