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Nanowire breakthrough could boost module efficiencies by 50 percent

Nanowire breakthrough could boost module efficiencies by 50 percent

April 22, 2016 at 1:29 pm Comments are Disabled

In what could be a major breakthrough for solar energy, Swedish advanced materials start-up Sol Voltaics AB has confirmed the successful alignment and orientation of nanowires in a thin film. The achievement paves the way for photovoltaic (PV) module efficiencies of 27 percent or more — a 50 percent boost in energy conversionRead More

Sol Voltaics Produces World-Record GaAs Nanowires for Solar Energy

Sol Voltaics Produces World-Record GaAs Nanowires for Solar Energy

March 19, 2015 at 3:11 pm 1 comment

SAN FRANCISCO – Sol Voltaics, a developer of nano technology for the solar industry, has doubled its previously reported world-record for photovoltaic (PV) conversion efficiency using a gallium-arsenide (GaAs) nanowire array (NWA). As independently verified by Fraunhofer-ISE, Sol Voltaics has demonstrated a 1-sun conversion efficiency of 15.3% in a GaAsRead More

 
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