||WO||WO/2014/114845 - ENERGY PANEL, AND METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR HYBRID ENERGY PRODUCTION USING THE PANEL STRUCTURE||31.07.2014||
||PCT/FI2013/050746||RGR PARTNERS FINLAND OY||GABRIEL-ROBEZ, Roland|
The invention relates to an energy panel system
and a method for producing energy by the energy panel system
. The system
comprises an energy panel (3) in which a photovoltaic
panel comprises at least one translucent plate (31 ) having a plurality of photovoltaic
elements (12), and a panel having cooling means (33) is arranged to cool down said plurality of photovoltaic
elements (12). The energy panel (3) further comprises jointing means (35) configured to form a frame structure around the energy panel (3), wherein the jointing means (35) is provided with a first holding groove (31 1) configured to fasten the translucent plate (31) and the cooling means (33) against each other so that said plurality of photovoltaic
elements (12) are effectively cooled down.
||WO||WO/2014/114999 - AN ENGINE FURNISHED WITH A SYSTEM OF SOLAR PANELS TO WHICH THE LIGHT PRODUCED BY THE COMBUSTION FOR THE GENERATION OF ELECTRIC CURRENT IS TRANSMITTED||31.07.2014||
||PCT/IB2013/060404||DALLAVALLE, Francesco||DALLAVALLE, Francesco|
The present invention concerns an engine comprising at least a cylinder (1) that forms a combustion chamber (50). In accordance with the invention, at least a photovoltaic
surface (60) is foreseen, arranged in such a way as to result hit by the light produced as a consequence of a combustion that takes place in the combustion chamber (50). In particular, at least an optical fiber (10) is foreseen, passing through said combustion chamber (50) in such a way as to be irradiated, in use, by the light emitted as a consequence of said combustion that takes place inside said chamber (50). In accordance with this solution, the photovoltaic
panel (60) is arranged externally to the combustion chamber in such a way as to be irradiated by the light transported by said optical fiber (10) in exit from the cylinder.
||WO||WO/2014/115948 - SINGLE-CRYSTAL INGOT GROWTH APPARATUS||31.07.2014||
||PCT/KR2013/008660||LG SILTRON INCORPORATED||AHN, Seong Chul|
Disclosed is a single-crystal ingot growth apparatus including a chamber, a crucible placed within the chamber and configured to accommodate a melt that is a raw material for single-crystal growth, a top insulator located at an upper end of the crucible, the top insulator having a central first opening and a second opening provided between an inner circumferential surface and an outer circumferential surface of the top insulator, a camera configured to capture an image of the melt and a single-crystal ingot that is being grown, through the first opening and the second opening and to output image data, and a detector configured to calculate a diameter of the single-crystal ingot that is being grown, based on the image data.
||WO||WO/2014/116498 - SOLAR WAVEGUIDE CONCENTRATOR||31.07.2014||
||PCT/US2014/011870||DOW GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES LLC||GREER, Edward C.|
device including a waveguide layer having a first surface for receiving light, a second surface opposite the first surface for reflecting light, and at least one edge surface generally perpendicular to the first and second surfaces for emitting light; and a light collector layer adjacent to the waveguide layer that includes a first surface for receiving light, and a second surface for emitting light, wherein the second surface of the light collector layer includes a plurality of optical elements having a three-dimensional tapered shape with a top surface that is larger than a bottom surface, and wherein the bottom surface of each of the optical elements is in optical contact with the first surface of the waveguide layer. At least one edge surface of the waveguide layer is optically coupled to at least one photovoltaic
||WO||WO/2014/117138 - PHOTOVOLTAIC INTERCONNECT SYSTEMS, DEVICES, AND METHODS||31.07.2014||
||PCT/US2014/013348||GLOBAL SOLAR ENERGY, INC.||BRITT, Jeffrey, S.|
modules may include multiple flexible thin film photovoltaic
cells electrically connected in series by a substantially transparent top sheet having an embedded conductive wire grid pattern. Methods of manufacturing photovoltaic
modules including integrated multi-cell interconnections are provided, including the use of folding conductive tape and dielectric tapes to connect cells sharing a back sheet in series.
||WO||WO/2014/117183 - THREE-DIMENSIONAL METAMATERIAL DEVICE WITH PHOTOVOLTAIC BRISTLES||31.07.2014||
||PCT/US2014/013456||Q1 NANOSYSTEMS CORPORATION||SCHROEDER, Mark|
, methods, and devices of the various embodiments provide a photovoltaic
cell made up of an array of photovoltaic
bristles. The photovoltaic
bristles may be configured individually and in an array to have a high probability of photon absorption. The high probability of photon absorption may result in high light energy conversion
||WO||WO/2014/114286 - REFLECTION SURFACE ARRANGEMENT FOR PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS||31.07.2014||
||PCT/DE2014/000025||SPREIER, Johannes||SPREIER, Johannes|
A reflection surface arrangement (10.1, 10.2, 10.3) as part of photovoltaic systems
(80) or photovoltaic
units (60), comprising a carrier layer (12.1, 12.2, 12.3) and a light-reflecting surface, is characterized in that the top of the carrier layer (12.1, 12.2, 12.3) has a plurality of molded reflection elements (20.1, 20.2, 20.3) which have a convex surface structure at least on the top thereof such that incident light (L) can be reflected in a diffuse (D) manner.
||WO||WO/2014/114708 - A PHOTOVOLTAIC DEVICE WITH A HIGHLY CONDUCTIVE FRONT ELECTRODE||31.07.2014||
||PCT/EP2014/051314||DSM IP ASSETS B.V.||HERMANS, Ko|
device is disclosed. The photovoltaic
device comprises a relief textured transparent cover layer; a front electrode comprising a transparent conductive material and a reflecting grid of electrodes that is in electrical contact with the transparent conductive material, wherein the reflecting grid of electrodes reflects at least 20% of light having a wavelength in the range from 400 to 750 nm; and a photovoltaic
||WO||WO/2014/116943 - COMPANION WATER HEATER||31.07.2014||
||PCT/US2014/012943||SPX CORPORATION||HARDESTY, Ryan|
A hot water heater appliance includes a boiler, a companion water heater and a controller
. The controller
is configured to control
the water heater appliance in response to a scheduled plurality of performance modes based on a preset schedule. A first performance mode is scheduled to be performed at an expected low usage time and a second performance mode is scheduled to be performed at an expected high usage time relative to the expected low usage time.
||WO||WO/2014/116778 - PHOTOVOLTAIC DUAL TEXTURED GLASS||31.07.2014||
||PCT/US2014/012660||CORSAM TECHNOLOGIES LLC||MODAVIS, Robert Adam|
devices having textured glass with a first surface having a first texture and a second surface having a second texture opposing the first surface, the first texture being a periodic array of parallel grooves, and the second texture being a periodic array of parallel grooves. The textured glass is textured on both the sun
-side and cell-side surfaces.