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Floating solar concentrator keeps its cool

An Italian research company designs a solar concentrator system that uses the water to cool solar panels' generators at artificial reservoirs on farms or quarries.

By Feb. 24, 2012


Solar concentrator graces university rooftop

Start-up Chromasun snags Santa Clara University as a customer for a solar concentrator adapted to a smaller scale that can both heat and cool buildings.

By Apr. 13, 2011


Cogenra Solar concentrator pulls double duty

The Silicon Valley start-up is readying a solar concentrator for producing both electricity and hot water on site.

By Oct. 6, 2010


Skyline Solar unwraps low-cost concentrator

A California start-up looks to cut the cost of solar power for industrial customers with a concentrator that relies on more sheet metal and less silicon.

By May. 4, 2009


Sunflower solar concentrator deemed safe for rooftops

A concentrating solar photovoltaic system from Energy Innovations is the first to receive certification from Underwriters Laboratories.

By Aug. 5, 2008


Solar concentrator collects $63 million in new funding

SolFocus is designing solar power plants that use mirrors and lenses to concentrate light onto high-efficiency solar panels.

By Nov. 20, 2007


SolFocus raises $52 million more for concentrator

The European market is hot, so the solar technology company plans to expand there.

By Sep. 4, 2007


SolBeam plans flat-panel solar concentrator

A solar start-up looks to break with tradition with the concept of photovoltaic material that can move to meet the light.

By May. 16, 2007


Researchers develop flexible, transparent image sensor

A new image sensor could make transparent user interfaces a reality. The secret lies in a flexible, inexpensive polymer sheet that can capture photos.

By Feb. 22, 2013