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Standing behind excellence in your solar energy solutions is a company committed to providing you with glass innovation. Guardian has been manufacturing high-quality glass solutions for more than 75 years, with a comprehensive product line that includes glass, mirrors and coatings for solar energy applications. Guardian operates state of the art manufacturing centers around the world, so we are all well positioned to provide your glass, mirror and coating needs.
Guardian’s EcoGuard® Glass products provide superior performance for solar energy systems. Our wide array of offerings include:
EcoGuard CSP/Thermal Series
EcoGuard Solar Boost Laminated and Monolithic parabolic mirrors utilize Guardian's highest performing solar glass, EcoGuard Float, to provide best in class solar reflectivity and enhanced durability; designed specifically for CPV and CSP parabolic trough systems, with industry leading performance specifications.
EcoGuard Solar Boost Laminated and Monolithic concentrating flat mirrors also utilize EcoGuard Float to provide industry leading reflectivity and durability; designed specifically for concentrating solar thermal and concentrating photovoltaic applications.
EcoGuard PV Series
EcoGuard Float is a low-iron float glass designed to maximize solar energy transmission. EcoGuard Float offers optimal energy and light transmission for photovoltaic energy systems, Concentrating Solar Power (CSP) mirrors, concentrating photovoltaic systems, solar thermal applications and more.
EcoGuard Float AR utilizes Guardian's highest performing solar glass, EcoGuard float, and a specially designed anti-reflective coating that maximizes the sunlight's available energy.
EcoGuard Mo is Molybdenum coated glass designed to optimize the conductive characteristics of photovoltaic systems that use copper indium sulfide (CIS) and copper indium gallium diselenide (CIGS) solar cells and is available in several different glass thicknesses and levels of conductivity.
EcoGuard TCC is coated glass designed to optimize the conductive characteristics of photovoltaic systems that use CdTe solar cells and is available in several different glass thicknesses and levels of conductivity.
We think like you think
Guardian is one of the world's largest manufacturers of advanced glass products, with locations around the world. Solar energy glass products are an important part of our commitment to environmentally protective products, processes and services. Solar industry manufacturers who choose Guardian solutions will find that they are in good company. Architects use our products for energy-efficient building designs that control the sun and achieve LEED certification. Builders use our insulation products and our high-performing low-E and UV protection glass to construct green homes. For more than 75 years, Guardian has thought like you think, and we will remain committed to you for the years ahead.