23 Aug '11, 2pm

Thin Film Solar Startup Solexant and Its New CEO: Today's thin-film solar market, if you want to call it a mar...

Thin Film Solar Startup Solexant and Its New CEO: Today's thin-film solar market, if you want to call it a mar...

Today's thin-film solar market , if you want to call it a market, is basically First Solar and everybody else. First Solar has an annual capacity of about two gigawatts followed distantly by Q-Cells , Solar Frontier , Solyndra , and MiaSolé in CIGS, Abound Solar in CdTe , and Sharp in a-Si. The true challenger to First Solar in the wide-open thin film-field has yet to emerge. Venture firms have both helped and hindered the advancement of the thin-film ecosystem. Their herd mentality has spawned a score of thin-film PV manufacturers but you'd be hard pressed to find a shared set of process steps amongst the crowd. Johanna Solar uses a sequential process like Avancis, Solar Frontier , and Stion. Coevaporation is used by Ascent (on a polyamide substrate), Global Solar, Solyndra, Q-Cells , and Würth Solar. Nanosolar uses a CIGS ink as does ISET . SoloPower uses an electrodepos...

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