19 Aug

The Fate of Amorphous Silicon Solar

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Greentech Media and GTM Research have led the packin questioning the viability of amorphous silicon …

14 Jul

Ron Kenedi of Sharp Solar Discusses Amorphous Silicon

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Reporting from the Intersolar Solar show in SanFrancisco, California — I spoke with Ron Kenedi, …

05 Feb

Amorphous Silicon PV: Don’t Count It Out

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The year is 2007.Generous subsidy programs in Germany and Spain are driving demand forPV through …

11 Dec

Amorphous Silicon: Gaining Acceptance In Solar Market

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Are amorphous silicon thin films gaining acceptance? That seems to be the case, albeit not …

23 Aug

Update On Sharp’s Thin-Film Business in the U.S.

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When Sharpexecutives convened at Solar Power International in San Diego lastOctober, they touted a recently …

16 Jul

Voltaix Gets $9M for Thin Film Chemicals

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An investment firm headed bya co-founder of Norwegian solar firm REC has placed its first …

12 Jul

A Moore’s Law for Solar

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Several people (myself included) have posited that alternative energy won’t likelyhave its own Moore’s Law, …

09 Jun

Thin-Film Solar Cells on Flexible Steel Sheets


Normally conventional silicon solar panels, are bulky and rigid, but a startup in Toledo, Ohio, …