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Title: Photovoltaic building sheathing element with anti-slide features

Abstract

The present invention is premised` upon an assembly that includes at least a photovoltaic building sheathing element capable of being affixed on a building structure, the photovoltaic building sheathing element. The element including a photovoltaic cell assembly, a body portion attached to one or more portions of the photovoltaic cell assembly; and at feast a first and a second connector assembly capable of directly or indirectly electrically connecting the photovoltaic cell assembly to one or more adjoining devices; wherein the body portion includes one or more geometric features adapted to engage a vertically adjoining device before installation.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Dow Global Technologies LLC, Midland, MI (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1214118
Patent Number(s):
9,130,091
Application Number:
14/004,499
Assignee:
Dow Global Technologies LLC (Midland, MI) GFO
DOE Contract Number:  
FC38-07GO17054
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Mar 22
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY

Citation Formats

Keenihan, James R., Langmaid, Joseph A., and Lopez, Leonardo C. Photovoltaic building sheathing element with anti-slide features. United States: N. p., 2015. Web.
Keenihan, James R., Langmaid, Joseph A., & Lopez, Leonardo C. Photovoltaic building sheathing element with anti-slide features. United States.
Keenihan, James R., Langmaid, Joseph A., and Lopez, Leonardo C. Tue . "Photovoltaic building sheathing element with anti-slide features". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1214118.
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author = {Keenihan, James R. and Langmaid, Joseph A. and Lopez, Leonardo C.},
abstractNote = {The present invention is premised` upon an assembly that includes at least a photovoltaic building sheathing element capable of being affixed on a building structure, the photovoltaic building sheathing element. The element including a photovoltaic cell assembly, a body portion attached to one or more portions of the photovoltaic cell assembly; and at feast a first and a second connector assembly capable of directly or indirectly electrically connecting the photovoltaic cell assembly to one or more adjoining devices; wherein the body portion includes one or more geometric features adapted to engage a vertically adjoining device before installation.},
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place = {United States},
year = {Tue Sep 08 00:00:00 EDT 2015},
month = {Tue Sep 08 00:00:00 EDT 2015}
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