PVCs that convert sunlight directly into energy

What is PVCs that convert sunlight directly into energy?

PVCs that convert sunlight directly into energy meaning A method for producing energy by converting sunlight using photovoltaic cells (PVCs) that are solid-state single converter devices. Although currently not in wide usage, commercial customers have a growing interest in usage and, therefore, DOE has a growing interest in the impact of PVCs on energy consumption. Economically, PVCs are competitive with other sources of electricity.

 

reference: Glossary – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)

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