Posts Tagged ‘solar film’

Solar Film Tax Break for Homeowners Could End Soon

Dec 7th, 2016

The incoming president has vowed to overhaul the U.S. tax code in 2017, and the GOP-led Congress is ready to make that happen in the coming year. That means many popular tax code provisions for homeowners that expire at the end of December, such as deductions for buying energy efficient solar control window film, may […]

Company Develops Clear Energy-Generating Film

Aug 10th, 2016

An energy-producing film has been developed and will soon be introduced into the market. SolarWindow Technologies Inc., developer of SolarWindow coatings, has announced a virtually “invisible system,” the SolarWindow Intra-Connection System, for transporting electricity within the company’s energy-producing windows, which are currently making headway to be used in towers and skyscrapers. The company hopes that […]

Solar Control Window Film Market to Expand to $1.71 Billion

Aug 3rd, 2016

According to a recent study by Global Market Insights Inc., the solar control window films market is expected to reach $1.71 billion by 2024, an 11.5 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) from $645.57 million in 2015. Behind this industry growth is a rise in product demand across end-use industries such as construction and automotive. […]

Thanks to Film, This Concrete Wall Now Produces Energy

May 27th, 2015

Always ahead of the times, Europe now has its first “solar concrete wall” thanks to film. HeliaFilm, that is. The product, manufactured by Dresden, Germany-based Heliatek, was applied at the headquarters of Reckli, a manufacturer and designer of concrete walls. The wall has an installed power of 1kWp and the south-west oriented wall will supply […]

‘Tis the Season to Smash and Grab

Dec 6th, 2012

Help your shop be a holiday hero this year by marketing automotive films as a method to protect against smash-and-grab burglaries that increase throughout the gift-giving season. During the somewhat slower winter months, window film shops can continue to market solar and security automotive films by reminding customers of the benefit films can provide during […]