The CPV Consortium, a nonprofit organization focused on concentrated photovoltaics (CPV), has named Dr. Andreas Bett, department head and deputy director at the
Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, a member of its board.
Bett is also a co-founder of Concentrix Solar GmbH, an ISE spin-off that manufactures and markets CPV technology. At the 24th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference in 2009, he was awarded the prestigious Becquerel Prize.
Bett is a member of the IEC TC82 WG7 committee, which draws up standards for concentrator technology. As a member of the European Photovoltaic Platform's Working Group 3, he helped draft the strategic research agenda and implementation plan for photovoltaic technology.
SOURCE: CPV Consortium