Author: Joseph Guzman | July 19, 2022

Why put solar panels on the surface of water?

Story at a glance Floating photovoltaics work much like traditional solar installations with the exception of their location: They float on bodies of water. The concept has been catching on over the years, particularly in Asia. A 2018 study from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) estimated that installing floating solar installations on the more…