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2013-05-27 12:20:17

Soitec's CPV systems are perfectly suited for the world's driest desert, achieving leading efficiency and passive cooling without water consumption BERNIN, France and SANTIAGO, Chile, May 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Minera El Tesoro (MET), part of one of the largest mining groups in Chile, has built the first pilot plant in South America with Soitec Solar technology, installing four of its highly efficient concentrator photovoltaic (CPV) systems at a site in Chile's Sierra Gorda...

2013-05-22 16:26:42

Technology innovation opens the path to competitiveness breakthrough in PV industry BERNIN, France, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Soitec (Euronext), a world leader in generating and manufacturing revolutionary semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, announced today the industry's first four-junction solar cell device, which works under concentrated sunlight, putting the company on the solar-energy industry's technology roadmap at a world-class level of...

2013-02-04 20:22:36

BERNIN, France, February 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Soitec (Euronext), a world leader in generating and manufacturing revolutionary semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, has estimated that its engineered substrates used in manufacturing semiconductors for mobile communications are incorporated in at least 50 percent of smart phones and internet-connected tablet computers being produced today. The widespread use of Soitec's materials technology in...

2012-12-20 12:23:58

SAN DIEGO, December 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Soitec (Euronext), a world leader in generating and manufacturing revolutionary semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, announced today the grand opening of its North American solar manufacturing facility in San Diego. Less than one year after the facility was acquired by Soitec, the factory is equipped with a state-of-the-art automated production line and is operational. The concentrator photovoltaic (CPV)...

2012-11-05 20:24:18

BERNIN, France, November 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Soitec (Euronext), a world leader in generating and manufacturing revolutionary semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, has announced the signature today of a power purchase agreement covering the electricity generated at the Touwsrivier power plant it is to build in South Africa. This signature represents a decisive step for the project submitted by Soitec in connection with the first call for projects...

2012-10-09 11:29:06

BERNIN, France, October 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- New Agreement Expands Global SOI Wafer Supply To Meet Growing Market Demand In Consumer Applications Soitec (Euronext), a world leader in generating and manufacturing revolutionary semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, and Shin-Etsu Handotai Co., Ltd (SEH), the world leader in the manufacturing of silicon wafers today announced a Smart Cut(TM) licensing extension and expanded technology...

2012-10-01 06:22:14

MONTBONNOT, France, October 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Altatech, a subsidiary of Soitec, announced today that it has introduced a multi-chamber chemical vapor deposition (CVD) system that enables photovoltaic (PV) cell manufacturers to develop and optimize their solar cell designs using advanced thin-film deposition of amorphous silicon and other materials. By performing all deposition processes within a single system, the new AltaCVD Solarlab(TM) tool reduces cycle times and...

2012-06-18 10:26:11

SAN DIEGO, June 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Soitec (Euronext Paris), a world leader in generating and manufacturing revolutionary semiconductor materials for the electronics and energy industries, announced today that one of its US Solar Energy subsidiaries has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) to receive a SUNPATH award in the amount of $25 million to support its new North American solar manufacturing facility in San Diego, California. SUNPATH, which stands for...

2012-04-16 10:24:51

BERNIN, France and PEABODY, Massachusetts, April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- With chip makers racing to develop the next generation of faster, more power-efficient processors - and the market demanding they do it more quickly than ever despite soaring development costs - Soitec (Euronext) announced today [http://soitec.com/en/news/press-releases ] a comprehensive product roadmap centered on fully depleted (FD) silicon technology starting at 28nm and extending down to the 10nm...

2012-02-06 12:09:00

BOSTON, Massachusetts, February 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The sixth annual workshop on fully depleted silicon-on-insulator (FD-SOI) technology for advanced semiconductor architectures, featuring technical presentations and discussions among industry peers, will be held on February 24 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in San Francisco, Calif. This forum, jointly organized by the SOI Industry Consortium, CEA-Leti and Soitec, provides semiconductor IC designers and manufacturers with the...