DOE Awards $13 Million to Owens Corning, Solexel to Develop Solar Technology

Owens CorningThe Department of Energy (DOE) has awarded $13 million to Owens Corning and Soloxel for projects that will help shape the next generation of solar energy technologies. The funding is part of the DOE’s SunShot Initiative which seeks to make solar energy systems more affordable and sustainable for homeowners. With the DOE funding, Owens Corning plans to integrate Solexel’s technology into solar roofing solutions that are affordable, aesthetically beautiful, and easy to install.