CAN SOALR PANELS BE RECYCLED?

June 24, 2019

The US has installed over 60 gigawatts of solar panels to date (2019). That’s an estimated 1/4 billion solar panels in the US alone. So there is a growing demand for recycling of solar panels as they become decommissioned over time. While solar panel recycling is still at a very early stage in the US, there are more advanced processes already in place in Europe that demonstrate that the vast majority of a solar panel can be safely and effectively recycled.

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Irish Solar Energy Association (ISEA)

We are an association that was formed in May 2013 in order to provide a medium for like-minded businesses to promote the solar agenda and to bring the topic of policy recognition for solar to the forefront. We provide an opportunity for our members to collaborate and use the collective knowledge and insight to achieve equality in the renewable energy sector.

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Infographic | June 8, 2021

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Infographic | March 6, 2020

Today, more than ever before in U.S. history, renewable energy has proven capable of powering not just the U.S., but the entire world too! A decade ago, it would have been unrealistic to think renewable energy could surpass fossil fuels, but in 2019, renewable energy supplied more power to America’s grid than coal.

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Infographic | June 8, 2022

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THE CLIMATE FOOTPRINT PROJECT

Infographic | January 21, 2020

States and regions are key to tackling climate change and have set themselves ambitious targets states and regions are important climate actors and their position means they have the power to make key decisions in policy areas such as: state and regional governments are at the frontline of cutting emissions to meet regional and national targets. To meet these targets, state and regional governments need to be equipped to measure and record their emissions in regional greenhouse gas inventories.

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Renewable & Traditional Energy Strategies are Converging

Infographic | January 16, 2020

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Irish Solar Energy Association (ISEA)

We are an association that was formed in May 2013 in order to provide a medium for like-minded businesses to promote the solar agenda and to bring the topic of policy recognition for solar to the forefront. We provide an opportunity for our members to collaborate and use the collective knowledge and insight to achieve equality in the renewable energy sector.

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