Solar Power

Dow Corning, LG Partner On Korean Solar Installation

Dow Corning Corp. said Monday that its encapsulants will be used in a 15-kilowatt pilot project to install rooftop solar photovoltaic panels at Seowon University in Chungju, South Korea. LG Electronics will provide the solar modules.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/24/2012

Dow Powerhouse solar

Dow’s Encapsulants Help Extend Life of Photovoltaic Panels

Dow Chemical Co. says its Enlight polyolefin encapsulant films technology continues to improve the performance and llifespan of solar panels.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/29/2012

Dow Corning headquarters outside Midland

Dow Corning Begins Monosilane Production

Dow Corning Corp. has begun production of high-purity monosilane gas – a key material used as an anti-reflective solar cell coating and as a feedstock for photovoltaics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011

Solar panels (credit: Wikimedia)

DTE Energy Seeks Solar Panel Equipment

DTE Energy has issued a request for proposals to identify qualified solar photovoltaic panel suppliers to provide solar panels and logistics for the company’s solar energy installations.