Schuco USA L.P. Turns Building Envelopes Into Power Plants


Solar Power 2007 in Long Beach – Integrated PV Modules in Every Size and Color

NEWINGTON, Connecticut, September 13 /PRNewswire/ — Schuco USA L.P., American supplier of solar power systems, markets building-integrated photovoltaic modules “Made in Germany “. Schuco’s extremely efficient glass-glass modules are available in sizes up to 6.56′ x 9.84′ and come in all colors. These modules can be seen for the first time in the US at Solar Power 2007 in Long Beach (Stand 414).

Schuco PROSOL PV modules are produced in Germany . Depending on the cell type, up to 21% of sunlight is converted into electric power. Aside from basic blue, bronze and grey, PROSOL PV modules come in many other colors. The underside is designed to ensure maximum choice. Customers can select the color they like, and also choose between transparent and translucent structures. For architects, this presents a whole new dimension in creative freedom.

The new PV modules are equally suitable for curtain wall facades and single-layer facades in buildings of all sizes. This is because PROSOL PV modules are available in non-insulated, thermally insulated and safety glass versions. The combination of photovoltaic power generation and extreme thermal insulation results in unsurpassed energy efficiency. But these building-integrated photovoltaic modules do more than just save energy and foster architectural creativity. Based on sustainable technology, they project a powerful image, significantly increasing a building’s long-term value and pushing down operating costs. Tried and tested, Schuco components are designed for long-lasting operating safety. Relentless R&D keeps the company on the cutting edge.

Schuco USA L.P., on hand at Solar Power 2007 in Long Beach (Stand 414), supplies vinyl windows and doors, aluminum systems for building envelopes as well as solar power systems. Schuco USA belongs to European market leader Schuco International KG, which boasts fifty years’ experience in aluminum, steel, vinyl and solar systems. It has 4,700 employees and 12,000 partner companies in 77 countries.

Contact Information Schuco USA L.P. 240 Pane Road Newington, CT 06111 Phone: +1-860-665-9502 Email: pr (at) schuco-usa (dot) com Website: (Download of text/photos)


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