Nanotech 2010 Vol. 3
Nanotech 2010 Vol. 3
Nanotechnology 2010: Bio Sensors, Instruments, Medical, Environment and Energy

Photovoltaics, Solar, Lighting & Displays Chapter 10

Use of Solar Energy in the Automotive Sector

Authors: H. Van Oyen

Affilation: Quantum Technologies, Inc., United States

Pages: 725 - 728

Keywords: solar car roof, PHEV, solar car port

With the advent of more Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles (PHEV) on the market, the use and integration of solar electric components in this sector is becoming larger. Two areas of providing electrical energy into a PHEV are now being exploited, PV systems on the vehicle themselves and to the parking structures used by these vehicles.

ISBN: 978-1-4398-3415-2
Pages: 880
Hardcopy: $189.95