Concentrator Photovoltaic (CPV) technologies utilises precision optics and relies on high energy that generally exceeds the yield from conventional flat plate. This technology provides a solution to address the current shortcomings of non-favourable irradience conditions affecting solar power outputs. It will be a cost-effective option. Advantages • Increased and more reliable power output compared to conventional photovoltaic flat plates • Affordable Market Application An affordable energy solution that is highly suited to South African weather conditions. Opportunities • Investment • Partnership • Distribution • Manufacturing Development Status TRL 4: system validation in laboratory environment. IP Protection South African patent application was granted in 2015. Please click here to download the information on this page. For more information, please contact the Nelson Mandela University Innovation Office: ✉ ☎ +27(0) 41 504 4309