Latest Low-cost photovoltaic cell Stories

2009-03-26 06:00:00

GLEN ALLEN, Va., March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- According to NanoMarkets, an industry analysis firm based here, Amorphous silicon (a-Si) --- a thin-film photovoltaic (TFPV) material that has been around since the late 70s --- will continue to lead the TFPV space for several years to come.

2009-03-18 11:57:00

GLEN ALLEN, Va., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- The third-generation of photovoltaics (PV) -- organic PV (OPV) and dye sensitized cells (DSC) -- are in the early stages of development but hold out the promise of cheap solar power that can be integrated into consumer electronics and building materials, according to a Webinar presented this morning by NanoMarkets, LC, an industry analyst firm based here.

2009-03-18 11:45:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Sencera, a manufacturer of thin-film silicon based photovoltaic modules, has successfully deposited single-junction silicon solar cells with an initial 8.7% sunlight to electricity conversion efficiency under standard test conditions.

2009-03-05 07:00:00

SolarMagic Power Optimizers Dramatically Improve Photovoltaic Performance, Test Shows SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Test results released today reveal that a new technology from National Semiconductor Corp.

2009-02-18 15:08:27

Availability of solar cell materials could limit large-scale deployment of photovoltaics.

2009-02-02 09:21:00

TORONTO, Feb. 2 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. ("the Company", "CSI" or "we") (Nasdaq: CSIQ) today announced the official opening of its new PV Cell Research Center.

2008-12-23 07:00:00

BEIJING, Dec.23 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- CCID Consulting, China's leading research, consulting and IT outsourcing service provider, and the first Chinese consulting firm listed in Hong Kong (Hong Kong Stock Exchange: HK08235), recently released its article on China's solar cell industry. Affected by global financial crisis in 2008, the global economy is going through a difficult winter.

2008-12-08 13:35:00

In an ambitious effort to revolutionize the green energy world, scientists at Harvard University and IBM are hoping to harness the power of a million idle computers to develop a new, cheaper form of solar power.

2008-11-11 09:00:39

CHANGZHOU, China, Nov.

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