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LCD Panel Makers Could Drive 60% Reduction in Thin-Film Solar PV Costs

LCD Panel Makers Could Drive 60% Reduction in Thin-Film Solar PV Costs

Some 30-GW of solar PV capacity was installed globally in 2011. LCD panel manufacturers will enter the thin-film solar PV market once it reaches around 100 GW a year, according to Manz. “In three years, more than half the players will be new entrants,” Manz said in an interview in Munich June 13. “Samsung, LG, Foxconn, all of them will come. For them it was too small before, so they wait for the market to be 100 gigawatts and then they step in.”

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/06/16/lcd-panel-makers-coul...

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