Definition of photovoltaic in English:

photovoltaic

Line breaks: photo|vol¦ta¦ic
Pronunciation: /ˌfəʊtəʊvɒlˈteɪɪk
 
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adjective

  • Relating to the production of electric current at the junction of two substances exposed to light: photovoltaic cells
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    • Once photovoltaic cells and other means of producing energy become cheap the release of CO2 into the atmosphere will become optional.
    • As the technology behind photovoltaic energy advances, consumers will be unable to resist the urge to convert.
    • Another method of on-site power generation is the photovoltaic cell.

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