Surprising trends influencing solar PV technology
The efficiency of solar PV technology have grown rapidly due to factors such as technological advancement and cost reductions in materials.

In recent years, the efficiency of solar PV technology have grown rapidly due to various factors including technological advancement and cost reductions in materials among others.

However, according to Milicent Chidamba, sales manager for South Africa at JinkoSolar, even with extensive R&D advancements all solar PV projects – whether utility scale or a C&I project – have something in common.

This common denominator is made up of three conflicting demands that have to be met, namely maximum performance, lowest cost and durable products.