Solar power across walls and roofs: The future of commercial buildings. Groundbreaking solar panel technology is creating a boom for green, commercial buildings. “The old-fashioned way of thinking is that solar cells are large panels placed on top of roofs. But today, the possibilities are almost endless for integrating solar power into a building. If you plan for solar power from day one, you can construct an active solar cell surface without much additional cost,” says Trine Berentsen, CEO of the Norwegian Solar Energy Cluster. From solar-powered data centres to glass exteriors that produce electricity: this is how green commercial buildings in Norway are built with solar cells.
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