The number of participants at the sixth ‘International Conference on Concentrating Photovoltaics Systems – CPV-6’ increased by over 40% according to Fraunhofer ISE, who hosted the event. The conference, which was held from April 7-9, also saw 20 companies representing the industry, bringing the total number of attendees to over 400.
The international conference spectators exchanged ideas about research and production as well as the execution of CPV solar power plant technology. Information covering the entire added value chain of the technology was presented at CPV-6: from the cell and module development through to optics and tracking and up to the costs, market development and quality standards.
The next CPV Conference is to take place in Las Vegas, Nevada USA from the 4 -7 April 2011.