silicon solar cell

silicon solar cell

[′sil·ə·kən ′sō·lər ′sel]
(electronics)
A solar cell consisting of p and n silicon layers placed one above the other to form a pn junction at which radiant energy is converted into electricity.
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The record-breaking p-type multi-crystalline silicon solar cell was fabricated on a high-quality mc-Si substrate with a process that integrates advanced Honey Plus technologies including back surface passivation and local back surface field.
Donald MacIntyre, CEO of REAP stated: We re planning to launch our Gen IV multi-junction stacked solar cell design in conjunction with Universal s proven silicon solar cell design.
Under the award, AmberWave is integrating the technology with solar cell designs developed at the University of New South Wales, which has demonstrated a silicon solar cell with a world-leading 25 percent efficiency.
Tokyo, Nov 28, 2011 - (JCN) - Kaneka has developed a high-efficiency silver-free heterojunction silicon solar cell in collaboration with Belgium-based imec.
Through Bright Point, Blue Square Energy uses 100 percent 4N UMG silicon, which results in a significant cost reduction relative to other UMG silicon solar cell products.
The A-300 silicon solar cell developed by SunPower Corp, Sunnyvale, CA is based on a rear-contact design that maximizes the working cell area, hides unsightly wires and simplifies automated production.
a silicon solar-cell performance leader, has has introduced the A-300, a highly efficient, low-cost silicon solar cell.
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and Gifu University have invented a new technology for analyzing the characteristics of amorphous silicon films for thin film silicon solar cell panels.
Crystal silicon solar cell utilizes silicon wafer, while thin film solar cell coats light absorption layers and electrodes from various materials on a substrate, meaning thin film solar cell is relatively inexpensive but low in efficiency.
SunPower also manufactures a 22 percent efficient solar cell called Pegasus, which is the highest-efficiency non-concentrating silicon solar cell commercially available.
Natcore's new cell is an advancement of the silicon heterojunction (SHJ) cell structure that other researchers have used to achieve world-record silicon solar cell efficiencies.