Inside the BIPV Market

Inside the BIPV Market

Building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) present unique opportunities for electrical contracting firms with solar expertise and a willingness to collaborate with other trades. The question is, given the current obstacles, is this technology ready for prime time?  

Solar panels have produced green energy on the rooftops of homes and commercial buildings for decades. An evolving building practice, however, integrates the photovoltaic (PV) elements into the building envelope — transforming the structure into a generating asset.

Building-integrated photovoltaics

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