Thursday, September 8, 2011
PV Manufacturing Initiative funding opportunity
The U.S. Department of Energy has opened up a new funding opportunity for the PV Manufacturing Initiative Part 2: SUNPATH (Scaling Up Nascent PV AT Home). This funding is for industrial-scale demonstration of the applicant's PV module, cells, or substrates that are at least 15% lower in cost per watt than the current market leading technology. DOE expects awarding up to 2 awards for a total of $50 million. Responses are due October 28th. Visit DOE's webpage for more info under DE-FOA-0000566.