PowerFilm, Inc.

The transportation industry is all about efficiency.

Drivers must deliver products on time, at temperature, and intact.

Service fleet maintenance managers must ensure their trucks operate on a budget and avoid unplanned downtime.

Transportation logistics are challenging, but the load is lighter if you have the right tools. Read more...

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PowerFilm was founded in 1988, focusing on custom design engineering and manufacturing amorphous silicon (a-Si) thin-film solar panels.

Several years ago, it became evident that many of our customers require more power in a smaller area and don’t necessarily need the extreme flexibility and durability of our thin-film material. Read more...

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When you think of solar panels you might picture large expansive solar fields or an array of solar panels installed on a home near where you live.

While “solar farms” and building-integrated solar are large segments of the overall solar market, there are portable options as well. Read more...

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If you're like me, you take care of your technology. I have purchased cases, screen protectors, and other safety measures to ensure that my devices continue to work for as long as possible.

While it is important to take care of things, do you ever feel like putting something to the ultimate test? I do. "Let's see what kind of damage this thing can take and still function," I say t... Read more...

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It looks bright. Why doesn’t my solar panel produce more power?

This is a fantastic question and one that we get a lot.

The root of this issue is actually our eyes.

They say, “seeing is believing,” but the human eye is easily deceived. Read more...

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PowerFilm, Inc.

Say you are in the market for a solar panel. You buy two competitive options and begin to test different aspects.

You stage a test and determine what product has the most real-world output.

You then see which repels water and stands up to the elements best.

Finally, you determine which has the most flexibility.

Think you’ve taken all important factors in... Read more...

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Over the years, many different types of photovoltaics (PV) have been created, each possesses unique qualities, but one thing remains true, all applications aren’t necessarily satisfied by the same technology.

When determining which PV technology to adopt and company to partner with, it’s important to think long and hard about your design and the most important requirem... Read more...

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PowerFilm, Inc.

In the digital age, companies are looking for new and unique ways to power products that enhance value, lead to a great customer experience, and make business sense.

Often, grid power is unavailable, and products have to stand alone and perform day after day no matter the conditions. Read more...

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PowerFilm, Inc.

When you think of a solar panel, maybe you envision a sunny day with a panel angled towards the sun baking in its rays.

You might think that these sun-soaked conditions are ideal for the panel to work at its most efficient level.

The more sun, the better! Right? Read more...

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PowerFilm, Inc.

Solar panels love the sun.

They perform best when they’re in it and angled appropriately, but what happens when these ideal conditions aren’t achievable?

What happens to a solar panel when it’s partially shaded for a substantial portion of a day? Read more...

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