Supporting the administration’s effort to make solar energy more affordable and accessible for all Americans, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) recently announced more than $9 million in funding for breakthrough research and development projects that will advance the reliability and durability of solar photovoltaic (PV) technologies.
With the steady increase in the usability and efficiency of light-emitting diodes (LEDs) over traditional light bulbs during the last decade, the global market for high-brightness LEDs is projected to reach nearly $46.4 billion in 2014 and $105.5 billion in 2019.
During the past two years, more flexible sourcing strategies across the wind power supply chain have resulted in cost reductions, enabling greater geographic market access while reducing risk and ensuring profitability for wind turbine vendors and their partners in the component value chain.
A recent report from MarketsandMarkets entitled “Automotive Composite Market by Type (Polymer Matrix Composite, Metal Matrix Composite, and Ceramic Matrix Composite) and by Application (Interior Components, Exterior Components, Chassis & Powertrain Components and Others) - Global Trends & Forecast to 2019” defines and segments the global automotive composite market with an analysis and forecast of its global volume and value.
Our June issue includes features focusing on ceramic medical/dental applications, building-integrated photovoltaics challenges and opportunities, analytical challenges, and the new OSHA silica rule. Check it out today!