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Title: Corrosion resistant solar mirror

A reflective article includes a transparent substrate having a first major surface and a second major surface. A base coat is formed over at least a portion of the second major surface. A primary reflective coating having at least one metallic layer is formed over at least a portion of the base coat. A protective coating is formed over at least a portion of the primary reflective coating. The article further includes a solar cell and an anode, with the solar cell connected to the metallic layer and the anode.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1264386
Report Number(s):
9,397,240
12/964,125
DOE Contract Number:
FC36-08GO18033
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2010 Dec 09
Research Org:
PPG Industries Ohio, Inc., Cleveland, OH (United States)
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
36 MATERIALS SCIENCE; 14 SOLAR ENERGY