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Recent Tests Show GT Solar's Monocast Material Achieves Breakthrough Cell GT Solar International has announced the release of breakthrough solar cell efficiency test results conducted at Georgia Institute of Technology. Researchers performed a series of tests using GT Solar's monocast silicon material, Solar Junction Breaking CPV Efficiency RecordsGreentech Media (blog)Cell hits 43.5% as Solar Junction awaits DOE decisionOptics.orgNew Technology Can Eliminate the Need for Expensive Solar Tracking SystemsNanotechnology News (press release)Cooler Planet -EcoSeed -PV-Tech (blog)all 35  

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SunPower increases quarterly revenue outlook despite module reallocation from ... - PV-Tech

Our world-leading, high-efficiency solar systems maximize customers' returns, especially in area-constrained applications, positioning us to increase our share in these markets," he concluded. "To align with the reallocation of product,  

Vishay Intertechnology to Showcase High-Efficiency, High-Performance Power ... - SYS-CON Media (press release)

In this context, the junction box -- the handover point between the solar cell itself and the inverter or converter -- will become increasingly important. Vishay has continued to develop its bypass diodes especially for the junction box.  

China Renewable Energy Industry Report: Jun. 7 - China Briefing
The metal wrap-through technology is a specialized structure for a multicrystalline solar cell that transfers the bus bars that are usually on the front side of the cell to its back. Thus, shading on the front is reduced, while the cell's efficiency Pie in the Sky - Taster of the Renewable Energy Focus US May/June issueRenewable Energy Focus USA (blog)all 46  

Pie in the Sky - Taster of the Renewable Energy Focus US May/June issue - Renewable Energy Focus USA (blog)

- Renewable Energy Focus USA (blog)Looking at the last in Joyce Laird's series on the SunShot program (p18), we see that perhaps a important factor than the efficiency of each individual cell, is the balance of system – taking a holistic approach to solar energy.  

JA Solar to Showcase New High-Efficiency PV Products at Intersolar Europe 2011 - GlobeNewsWire (press release)

Developed using JA Solar's proprietary new high-efficiency solar cell processing technology, SECIUM and Maple cells can achieve conversion efficiency levels well above those of conventional solar cells. Mono-crystalline SECIUM cells can achieve a DelSolar to exhibit high power solar modules and CZTS Cell Technology at Global Solar Technologyall 5  

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Key to using a flexible 'superstrate' was the ability to develop a low deposition temperature (< 450 degrees Celsius) process for high-efficiency CdTe solar cells. However, Katron film has been developed for higher processing temperature ranges, DuPont Kapton Colorless Polyimide Film Enables World Record ForPhotonics Onlineall 2  

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New structure and a laser-fired rear contact deliver efficiency improvement of than 1% on company's previous best. Ahead of the major InterSolar trade show in Germany next week, top-ten solar cell producer Q-Cells says that it has developed a Q-Cells SE develops world record-setting solar cell with 19.5% efficiency ratingGlobal Solar TechnologyQ-Cells develops 19.5% efficient polycrystalline PV cellsolarserver.comall 4  

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Taiwan-based solar firm DelSolar plans to exhibit copper-zinc-tin-sulfide (CZTS) thin-film solar cells and frameless modules at Intersolar Europe in Germany. Taiwan-based module firm a2peak will also be showcasing high-efficiency solar modules that can  

DuPont Kapton Colorless Polyimide Film Enables World Record For - Photonics Online

They have been doing groundbreaking work in developing and optimizing a low deposition temperature (< 450 degrees Celsius) process for high-efficiency CdTe solar cells on glass (15.6% efficiency) and polymer film (12.6% efficiency).

BT Imaging Improves PV Quality With Photoluminescence Imaging - Greentech Media (blog)

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