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Glossary

Terms for Green Architecture, Building & Energy


This glossary includes more than 300 solar terms, as well as hundreds of additional sustainable design and construction terms.

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Photovoltaic (PV) System

Definition: A complete set of components for converting sunlight into electricity by the photovoltaic process, including the array and balance of system components.