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Scoping Study: Solar panel end-of-life management in Australia

March 26th, 2024|

End-of-life management is becoming an increasingly important consideration in the solar industry. This scoping study, Solar Panel End-of-Life Management in Australia, provides an in-depth analysis of the current PV recycling landscape, market opportunity, best practice [...]

Release of APVI’s PV Supply Chain ‘Silicon to Solar’ Study

February 2nd, 2024|

The APVI today announced that it has released the findings of its Silicon to Solar (S2S) study. The study examined the opportunity for Australia to establish viable, relevant, and timely local manufacturing along the solar [...]

PV Manufacturing Session at 2023 APSRC

January 8th, 2024|

On Day 2 (Tues 6 Dec) of the 2023 APSRC, the PV Manufacturing Special Session included the following presentations, followed by a Panel Discussion: Dan Sturrock, ARENA, 'The role of local manufacturing within ARENA's ultra-low-cost-solar [...]

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APVI represents Australian experts in the International Energy Agency’s Technology Collaboration Programmes across two solar energy research areas.

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Photovoltaic Power Systems (PVPS) Program

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The 2023 APSRC was a huge success

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