Day 2, Session Block E

08:30 BIPV Glazing: Products, Projects, Performance

Chair: Zeger Vroon, Zuyd University of Applied Sciences, Netherlands

BIPV: Expanding the vision
  • Expanding semitransparent PV to the building envelope
  • Optical performance and power generation
  • Energy yield estimate

Anna Colley, NSG Pilkington, Lathom, UK

Designed BIPV elements with printed front glass
  • Color design of BIPV elements
  • Aesthetical appearance versus electrical performance
  • Comparing façade and roof installation

Gabriele Eder, Österreichisches Forschungsinstitut für Chemie und Technik, Austria

Evaluation of thermal properties for BIPV in glass façades
  • U-value of PV modules and transparent glass
  • Conserving energy with near infrared rays
  • Improved G value

Hisashi Ishii, LIXIL Corporation, Tokyo, Japan

BIPV glazing: thermal, solar and electrical properties
  • Building-integrated photovoltaics
  • Measuring physical properties of PV
  • Two-pane glazing PV

Andreas Stephan, ZAE Bayern, Würzburg, Germany

PV glass projects
  • Glazing units based on c-Si for PV building skins
  • New trends in colored BIPV units

Alvaro Valverde, OnyxSolar, Spain

10:00 Coffee Break