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The True Cost of Solar Power

Temple of Doom

PHOTON Consulting's flagship cost report The True Cost of Solar Power 2012: Temple of Doom is the industry's leading resource for understanding PV sector cost at each step of the supply chain. This report presents in-depth cost data, trends, analysis and five year forecasts for all steps of the supply chain from polysilicon through project development, providing solar executives, investors and industry participants with cutting edge market intelligence. 


Michael Rogol | Mayank Agrawal | Bin Fu | Benjamin Merewitz | Martin Meyers | Chris Mullins | Joonki Song | Rob Trangucci | Scott Willhaus


  • Details cost benchmarking data across the solar supply chain to help solar decision-makers enhance their internal competitive analysis and assessment capabilities, optimize their procurement strategies and benchmarks and set accurate, actionable operational targets
  • Identifies key solar industry themes, technologies, trends and approaches for $/W and $/kWh cost reduction
  • Identifies industry cost leaders and best practice cost levels at each step of the solar value chain
  • Contains thorough, objective and actionable solar market insights from the industry's most experienced, dedicated solar cost analyst team.

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