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Encapsulated Or With Housing

Encapsulated Or With Housing patent applications listed include Date, Patent Application Number, Patent Title, Patent Abstract summary and are linked to the corresponding patent application page.

07/24/14 - 20140202523 - Mounting bracket for junction box, junction box with the mounting bracket, and solar cell module
The present invention provides a mounting bracket for a junction box utilized for solar cell, a junction box with the mounting bracket, and the solar cell module. The mounting bracket for the junction box comprises a joint arm, an insert strip, and a hook. The insert strip comprises a first...

07/24/14 - 20140202524 - Photovoltaic module ground mount
A photovoltaic module ground mounting system can include a collapsible photovoltaic module mounting assembly framework....

07/24/14 - 20140202525 - Solar module mounting bracket and assemblies
A mounting bracket for use with a solar module is disclosed. The mounting bracket includes a foot including a first wall and a second wall oriented substantially orthogonal to the first wall, the first wall including serrations configured to engage serrations on a rail to adjust a height of the...

07/17/14 - 20140196765 - System of vertically mounting an array of cylindrical tubular solar photovoltaic cells
A system of harvesting solar energy is described whereby cylindrical tubular solar photovoltaic cells are vertically mounted into a high density array with their longitudinal axis in the vertical direction....

07/17/14 - 20140196766 - Solar panel
A solar panel is described. The solar panel has at least a) a support layer, b) a first intermediate layer, arranged on top of the support layer, c) at least one crystalline solar cell, arranged on top of the intermediate layer, d) a second intermediate layer, arranged on top of...

07/17/14 - 20140196767 - Photovoltaic module assembly and method of assembling the same
A photovoltaic module assembly is mounted on a frame of a racking system of a photovoltaic module installation site. The photovoltaic module assembly includes at least one photovoltaic module and at least one rash. The photovoltaic module includes a back sheet, at least one crystalline silicon photovoltaic cell supported on...

07/17/14 - 20140196768 - Module fabrication of solar cells with low resistivity electrodes
One embodiment of the present invention provides a solar module. The solar module includes a front-side cover, a back-side cover, and a plurality of solar cells situated between the front- and back-side covers. A respective solar cell includes a multi-layer semiconductor structure, a front-side electrode situated above the multi-layer semiconductor...

07/17/14 - 20140196769 - Mounting structures for photovoltaic cells
Mounting systems for PV modules and assemblies of modules, including apparatus and methods of use. The disclosed systems generally involve mounting a flexible photovoltaic module in a slight arch, bending it with a large radius around one axis of the module....

07/17/14 - 20140196770 - Photovoltaic module and system
In at least one aspect of this disclosure, a photovoltaic module includes a frame, at least one photovoltaic cell disposed on the frame, a photovoltaic junction box electrically connected to the at least one photovoltaic cell and having a first photovoltaic junction box terminal and a second a photovoltaic junction...

07/17/14 - 20140196771 - Thin-film photovoltaic module with hydrophobic rear-side coating
A thin-film photovoltaic module with hydrophobic rear-side coating is described. The module has a substrate, wherein at least one hydrophobic coating is arranged on a rear side of the substrate, a photovoltaic layer structure on a front side of the substrate, and a covering sheet, which is areally connected to...

07/10/14 - 20140190556 - Solar array system for covering a body of water
Systems and methods for supporting a solar panel array are disclosed, with embodiments specifically directed to spanning bodies of water such as aqueducts, canals, or other waterways. Cable truss assemblies are used to support panel receivers and solar panels mounted over the panel receivers. The cable truss assemblies are supported...

07/10/14 - 20140190557 - Method for producing solar cell module, solar cell backside sealing sheet, and solar cell module
A method of producing a solar cell module including forming a silicon oxide layer by coating a paint containing at least one of silicate hydrolysis products and silica particles on at least one side of a base film; and adhering said silicon oxide layer with a silicone sealing material layer....

07/03/14 - 20140182661 - Photovoltaic module frame with improved bondability
A photovoltaic module can be formed with a laminate bonded to frame members. The frame members can extend around the periphery of the laminate. The frame members can include surface features which increase the surface area of the portion of the frame member bonded to the laminate, and thereby improve...

07/03/14 - 20140182662 - Method and apparatus for forming and mounting a photovoltaic array
The method and apparatus for forming and mounting a photovoltaic (PV) array of this invention is disclosed and provides, without limitation, (i) a PV module framing and coupling system which enables the attachment of PV modules to a roof or other mounting surface without requiring the use of separate structural...

07/03/14 - 20140182663 - Photovoltaic panel system, photovoltaic panel fastening device, and method of installing photovoltaic panel system
A photovoltaic panel fastening device includes a loading pedestal, a first supporting plate and a second supporting plate. The loading pedestal includes a plurality of side plates and a bottom plate. The side plates are respectively connected to two opposite sides above the bottom plate, and construct a loading recess....

07/03/14 - 20140182664 - Articles comprising high melt flow ionomeric compositions
A polymeric film or sheet comprising an ionomeric composition comprising ionomeric copolymer of an alpha olefin and about 1 to about 30 wt % of alpha,beta-ethylenically unsaturated carboxylic acid having 3 to 8 carbons, based on the total weight of the ionomeric copolymer, wherein the carboxylic acid is neutralized to...

06/26/14 - 20140174505 - Solar cell encapsulating module and method for manufacturing the same
The disclosure provides a solar cell encapsulating module including a first substrate, a first encapsulating material layer, a metal particle layer, multiple solar cells, a routing layer, a second encapsulating material layer and a second substrate. The first substrate is formed from a light transmittance material. The first encapsulating material...

06/26/14 - 20140174506 - Unitary solar roof and glass structure
Disclosed is a solar roof structure unified with glass, more particularly a solar roof structure unified with glass having transparency at a part where viewing therethrough is required and having a dye-sensitized solar cell panel equipped inside a transparent support, thus being applicable as a power source while ensuring viewability...

06/26/14 - 20140174507 - Apparatus for photovoltaic power generation
A photovoltaic power generation apparatus including a photovoltaic power generator; a frame coupled to an edge of the photovoltaic power generator; and a holder coupled to the frame, the frame including a female coupling part coupled to the edge of the photovoltaic power generator, and an inserting part extending from...

06/26/14 - 20140174508 - Solar module
A solar module is described. The solar module has: i) a carrier layer and, arranged thereon one over another, a first intermediate layer, at least one solar cell, a second intermediate layer, and a front pane; ii) a peripheral edge reinforcement arranged above the front pane; iii) an interspace formed...

06/26/14 - 20140174509 - Multilayered polyolefin-based films having a layer comprising a crystalline block copolymer composite or a block copolymer composite resin
Disclosed are multilayer film structures comprising a layer (B) that comprises a crystalline block copolymer composite (CBC) or a specified block copolymer composite (BC), comprising i) an ethylene polymer (EP) comprising at least 80 mol % polymerized ethylene; ii) an alpha-olefin-based crystalline polymer (CAOP) and iii) a block copolymer comprising...

06/26/14 - 20140174510 - Attachment member and solar cell array using same
An attachment member and a solar cell array are disclosed. The attachment member includes a first member; a second member on the first member; and a fixing member that fixes the first and second members. The first member includes a bottom portion; two first side walls facing each other. The...

06/26/14 - 20140174511 - Photovoltaic array mounting apparatus, systems, and methods
The invention comprises an apparatus for mounting a photovoltaic (PV) module on a surface, comprising a support with an upper surface, a lower surface, tabs, one ore more openings, and a clip comprising an arm and a notch, where the apparatus resists wind forces and seismic forces and creates a...

06/26/14 - 20140174512 - Production method of hole blocking layer, hole blocking layer, photoelectric conversion element, photoelectric conversion device, organic thin-film solar cell panel, and light-emitting device
A production method of a hole blocking layer includes: a liquid layer forming step that causes a liquid composition and a surface of a member on which the hole blocking layer is to be formed, to contact with each other thereby forming a liquid layer comprising the liquid composition on...

06/19/14 - 20140166080 - Photovoltaic window
An apparatus for collecting solar energy, including a first panel, wherein the first panel allows at least 50% of incident light having a wavelength in the range of 1 nm to 1,500 nm to pass through said panel and a second panel, wherein the second panel allows at least 50%...

06/19/14 - 20140166081 - Solar cell and solar cell module
A solar cell includes a semiconductor substrate, a back electrode layer and a front electrode layer including a first bus bar, a second bus bar, first finger bar units, second finger bar units, first interconnecting bars, and second interconnecting bars. The first finger bar units are spaced apart from the...

06/19/14 - 20140166082 - Photovoltaic devices with an improved positioning and locking features and method of assembly
The present invention concerns photovoltaic devices for mounting on a structure, e.g. photovoltaic roof tiles. The photovoltaic devices (100) comprise improved positioning and locking features (252, 254) that prevent adjoining devices from nesting unless the locking feature is engaged....

06/19/14 - 20140166083 - Sealant composition
A sealant composition for insulation of devices that are sensitive to penetration of moisture from the external environment is described. The sealant composition has ethylene-octene copolymers, a maleic anhydride modified polyolefin, an ethylene-vinyl acetate copolymer, at least one inert filler, at least one moisture scavenger, and at least one stabilizing...

06/12/14 - 20140158184 - Skirt and other devices for photovoltaic arrays
A skirt and other devices for photovoltaic arrays, as well as photovoltaic arrays with a skirt(s) and/or other device(s) installed, related modules, and foothold devices and systems are herein disclosed. Various such embodiments include one or more array skirt(s), T-locks, grip(s), inside and outside corner cap(s), array trim(s), pest abatement...

06/12/14 - 20140158185 - Multilayer polyvinylidene films structures
The invention relates to a multi-layer weatherable film structure having an outer layer of a highly weatherable film, a layer having a high thermal deformation temperature, an optional tie layer, and a thin layer of polyolefin or polyamide. The highly weatherable film layer preferably is polyvinylidene fluoride. The polyolefin or...

06/05/14 - 20140150850 - Solar cell coating
Embodiments of the present invention help prevent Potential-Induced Degradation (PID) in solar cell modules. A solar cell module according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises a glass sheet, a frame covering at least a portion of the glass sheet, a plurality of solar cells at least partially covered...

06/05/14 - 20140150851 - Photovoltaic module
A photovoltaic module has a photovoltaic cell assembly and a diode assembly. The photovoltaic cell assembly is formed by stacking a rear surface electrode layer, a photoelectric conversion layer, and a transparent electrode layer on one surface of a substrate, and an electrode layer formed on the other surface of...

06/05/14 - 20140150852 - Devices for optimizing individual solar modules/collector modules and composite collector module groups and stabilizing the operation thereof against environmental influences, especially wind and particles and objects carried along by the wind
Devices for optimizing occurring environmentally specific loads, i.e., forces and moments of reflecting and absorbing solar collectors and module groups composed thereof. The construction is a combination of the device according to the invention for optimizing individual solar collector modules and assembled groups of collector modules and corresponding modules themselves....

06/05/14 - 20140150853 - Solar cell apparatus
Disclosed is a solar cell apparatus. The solar cell apparatus includes: a solar cell panel including a central region and an outer region surrounding the central region; a first adhesive member adhered to the central region; a second adhesive member adhered to the outer region and having an adhesive strength...

05/29/14 - 20140144487 - Crack resistant solar cell modules
A crack resistant solar cell module includes a protective package mounted on a frame. The protective package includes a polyolefin encapsulant that protectively encapsulates solar cells. The polyolefin has less than five weight percent of oxygen and nitrogen in the backbone or side chain. In other words, the combined weight...

05/29/14 - 20140144488 - Back-face protection sheet for solar cell module, and solar cell module using same
A back-face protection sheet for a solar cell module exhibits excellent adhesion strength and tensile strength even under a high-temperature and high-humidity environment, by using a plastic film that has excellent characteristics such as electrical insulation characteristic, heat resistance, dimension stability, mechanical strength, weatherability, and water resistance, and using a...

05/29/14 - 20140144489 - Arrangement for securing elongated solar cells
A solar panel apparatus includes a set of photovoltaic modules. The modules are configured to photovoltaically generate electricity from light. Each module is elongated along an axis and has first and second axially opposite ends. An end rail has a groove into which the first end of each module is...

05/29/14 - 20140144490 - Arcuate-winged solar canopy assembly
A solar canopy structure mounted in ground to receive solar energy and convert the solar energy to electrical energy. The solar canopy structure has support columns, solar canopies retained in opposition by the support column, photovoltaic material retained by the solar canopies, and a block of material establishing a point...

05/22/14 - 20140137927 - Solar cell module and photovoltaic power generation system including the same
A solar cell module is disclosed. The solar cell module includes a solar cell panel, and a frame disposed at a periphery of the solar cell panel. A fixing hole is formed at the frame. A first fastening member is coupled to the fixing hole....

05/22/14 - 20140137928 - Laminated solar cell interconnection system
Thin film photovoltaic cells and strings of cells may be electrically joined in series. More specifically, electrical contacts between photovoltaic cells may be formed by positioning the cells between a pair of interconnection substrates, each of which includes a conductive grid. By positioning the cells appropriately between the substrates, an...

05/15/14 - 20140130847 - Pv array mounting for trapezoidal metal and low-slope roofs
Components mount an array of solar panels to trapezoidal metal roofs or flat or low-slope roofs. Couplings may secure a trapezoidal metal roof mounting adapter to the peak of the trapezoidal portion of a trapezoidal metal roof, and couplings may secure additional mounting hardware to the adapter. Solar panels may...

05/15/14 - 20140130848 - Solar cell module
A flexible solar cell sheet includes plural through incisions provided between solar cell strings in a direction along the solar cell strings. The solar cell sheet is bonded to a transparent curved surface substrate having three-dimensional curvature. Stress generated inside a surface of the solar cell sheet when the sheet...

05/15/14 - 20140130849 - Rooftop photovoltaic modules
A photovoltaic module may include a first frame portion defining a first plane, a second frame portion defining a second plane angled relative to the first plane, and a photovoltaic panel mounted to the second frame portion. The second frame portion may be supported only at opposing ends. The photovoltaic...

05/15/14 - 20140130850 - Composition of an organic photovoltaic cell of a photovoltaic module
A composition of an active film of an organic photovoltaic cell, including: an electron-donor material having a conjugated polymer; and an electron-acceptor material having a polymer, wherein the active film comprises a copolymer with a linear structure including: two to five blocks, at least two blocks of which have different...

05/15/14 - 20140130851 - Tacky sheet for protecting back face of solar battery module, and solar battery module using the same
A tacky sheet for protecting a back face of a solar battery module includes a synthetic resin substrate layer, a tacky material layer laminated on one face side of the synthetic resin substrate layer, the tacky material layer having an average thickness of 0.01 mm or greater and 1 mm...

05/08/14 - 20140124017 - Surface protective material for solar cell, and solar cell module produced using same
An excellent surface protective material having moisture proofness that is not deteriorated for a prolonged period of time is provided for a highly moisture proof surface protective material for a solar cell, containing a moisture proof film that comprises a substrate having on one surface thereof an inorganic thin film...

05/08/14 - 20140124018 - Photovoltaic panel racking system
A photovoltaic panel racking system is provided having multiple beams aligned in parallel relation where multiple photovoltaic panels are mounted on top of the beams. The beams have a wave structure with multiple sets of slopes providing multiple mounting points. The photovoltaic panel racking system provides a low cost, easy...

05/01/14 - 20140116498 - Photovoltaic module
A photovoltaic module includes a photovoltaic sheet and a number of bars around the photovoltaic sheet. Each bar includes a supporting plate and a locking plate. A channel is defined between the supporting plate and the locking plate, to receive an edge of the photovoltaic sheet. One of the bars...

05/01/14 - 20140116499 - Process for manufacturing solar cell modules
To provide a process for manufacturing a solar cell module capable of preventing a backside colored sealing film from wrapping around to the light-receiving side of photovoltaic elements. The process for manufacturing a solar cell module of the present invention includes superposing a light-receiving side transparent protection material 11, a...

04/24/14 - 20140109953 - Mounting and installing system for solar photovoltaic modules and arrays
A system for mounting and installing of solar photovoltaic modules is provided. The system is a lightweight, quick to install, and aerodynamic mounting system for integrating solar photovoltaic modules and solar photovoltaic arrays for low-slope rooftops. The mounting and installing of solar photovoltaic modules includes a rubber mat, a rail...

04/24/14 - 20140109954 - Solar cell array
A solar cell array includes solar cell modules arranged in a first-direction, and a mounting member for securing adjacent ones of the solar cell modules. The mounting member comprises a first supporting member extending in the first-direction, a second supporting member provided on the first supporting member and extending in...

04/24/14 - 20140109955 - Photovoltaic panel pergola with sliding modules
This invention refers to a retractable pergola used for housing of domestic, commercial or industrial external sites. The pergola system consists of a fixed module (27), an outermost sliding module (24) and a number of intermediate sliding modules (23). The system is supported by special support carriers (43, 44) which...

04/24/14 - 20140109956 - High performance backsheet for photovoltaic applications and method for manufacturing the same
The present invention provides a high performance backsheet (alternatively referred to backing sheet) for photovoltaic applications and methods for manufacture of the same. The high performance backsheet includes a compounded thermoplastic polyolefin or compounded ethylene vinyl acetate (“EVA”). The compounded thermoplastic polyolefin or EVA may be used by itself as...