10 Jun '12, 2pm

Spain Forges Ahead with Low Cost Solar Research

Spain Forges Ahead with Low Cost Solar Research

Despite its economic travails, Spain has continued to ramp up its position as a global solar power leader. In the latest development, the Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC) has announced that it will undertake a three-year research project aimed at producing low cost solar cells using a new approach previously developed by IBM, which uses common substances known as kesterites like zinc, iron and tin rather than rare (and expensive) elements like indium.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/06/10/spain-forges-ahead-wi...

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