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Can renewable energy sources power the world?
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2 Photovoltaic materials and technologies

This section will introduce the principal photovoltaic materials and technologies: crystalline silicone PV, gallium arsenide PV and thin-film silicon PV. You wil also be introduced to some other thin-film PV technologies and concentrating PV systems.