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Energy Photo of the Week

(Left) Chancellor Rebecca Blank and Tom Werner, President and Chief Executive Officer of SunPower, visited the WEI building on Tuesday for the unveiling of an eight kilowatt photovoltaic panel array donated by Tom and his wife Suzanne. The new equipment will enable research on a range of topics from the effect of intermittent energy sources on microgrids, to photovoltaic module experiments. (Right) Ben Ryan, Senior Manager of Business Systems & Cost Engineering at Sun Power, toured the rooftop array installation with Bruce Beihoff, WEI Technical Director of Industry Relations; Tom Jahns, UW-Madison professor of electrical and computer engineering, and Aaron Mullins, Director of Development in the College of Engineering.

Check out our photo album of the installation and the visit »