"The Future of Photovoltaic Manufacturing in the United States" by Rapp. Charles W. Wessner
Committee on Competing in the 21st Century: Best Practice in State and Regional Innovation Initiatives; National Research Council
NAS Press | 2011 | ISBN: 0309142148 9780309142144 | 291 pages | PDF | 3 MB
This report explores the prospects for cooperative R&D efforts, standards, and roadmapping efforts that could accelerate innovation and growth of a U.S. photovoltaics industry. It includes both efforts to strengthen existing industries as well as specific new technology focus areas such as nanotechnology, stem cells, and energy in order to gain an improved understanding of program goals, challenges, and accomplishments.