Abstract

We propose a thin and compact concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) module, about 20mm in thickness, one tenth thinner than those of conventional CPVs, to enlarge CPV application scenarios, and achieved an energy conversion efficiency of 34.7%.

© 2014 Optical Society of America

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