Photovoltaic System And Trim Strip For Use In Roofing Applications

  • Published: Jan 8, 2009
  • Earliest Priority: Jun 28 2007
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The present invention relates generally to photovoltaic systems. The present invention relates more particularly to photovoltaic systems suitable for use in roofing applications, and to building elements useful in conjunction therewith. One aspect of the invention is a photovoltaic system for use on a building, the building having at least one edge, the building comprising a roof comprising a roof deck, the photovoltaic system comprising: a trim strip disposed along the edge of the building and having an inner surface facing toward the bulk of the building and an outer surface facing away from the bulk of the building; an electrical cable running along the inner surface of the trim strip; and at least one set of wired-together photovoltaic elements disposed on the roof deck, the set having an electrical terminus, the electrical terminus being electrically connected to the electrical cable.

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  • Publication: Jan 8, 2009
  • Application: Jun 24, 2008
    WO US 2008/0068037 W
  • Priority: Jun 28, 2007
    US US 94691907 P

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