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NanoMarkets Issues New Report on Building Integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV) Market

NanoMarkets    |  5 Jul 2011

NanoMarkets has just published a new report titled, Building Integrated Photovoltaics Markets, 2011 that continues the firm’s coverage of the BIPV space. The firm says that the BIPV products market will surpass $11 billion (USD) in revenues in 2016 up from over $2 billion (USD) in 2011. BIPV capacity installed will [...]


Enel Green Power – Further Growth in the French Wind Sector    |  1 Jul 2011

NewswireToday (newswire) – 07/01/2011 Rome, Italy – Enel Green Power has started operating its largest wind farm in France, with 36 MW of installed capacity from 18 wind turbines of 2 MW each


First Solar scores $4.5bn in guarantees for 1.33GW of projects    |  30 Jun 2011

The US Department of Energy gave a major boost to thin-film PV manufacturer and project developer First Solar with a conditional commitment to guarantee $4.5bn in loans to three California solar projects with a total capacity of 1.33GW.


Q-Cells launches 13% efficient thin-film in North America    |  29 Jun 2011

German PV cell and module manufacturer Q-Cells is introducing its copper indium gallium selenide (CIGS) thin-film offering to the North American market in a bid to fill out a suite of application-specific solar products.


Integrated Resource Plan to Provide Impetus to South African Electricity Industry Says Frost & Sullivan    |  29 Jun 2011

NewswireToday (newswire) – 06/29/2011 Cape Town, South Africa – Investments by Eskom to deliver large-scale power


SoLayTec sells lab-to-fab tools for Al2O3 ultrafast ALD

SoLayTec - ultrafast ALD    |  28 Jun 2011

Imec, Fraunhofer ISE and two Asian cell manufacturers have shown their trust in the ultrafast ALD technology from SoLayTec. SoLayTec announced that the first four Process Development Tools (PDT) are sold and will be installed at customer sites in the third and fourth quarter of 2011. Research institutes work with [...]


The Future in Nano Miniatures – InTech Launches New Nano Journal    |  28 Jun 2011

NewswireToday (newswire) – 06/28/2011 Rijeka, Croatia – Today Open Access publisher InTech launches its new groundbreaking Journal, the Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology Journal, available to access online, download free of charge, and submit material without publishing fees –


Cambridge NanoTech Expands ALD Research Capability    |  27 Jun 2011

CAMBRIDGE, MA–(Marketwire – Jun 27, 2011) – Cambridge NanoTech at the cutting-edge of nanotechnology development, is pleased to announce the introduction of Self-Assembled Monolayers (SAMs) capability in their line of Savannah Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) systems. SAMs coatings are inexpensive and versatile and can be used in a wide [...]


Growing thin films that contain embedded voids    |  23 Jun 2011

Uniform voiding defects in thin films offer unique designs for brighter and more efficient LEDs.


Cambridge NanoTech Advances Nanotechnology With Fiji(TM) Plasma ALD Systems    |  23 Jun 2011

CAMBRIDGE, MA–(Marketwire – Jun 23, 2011) – Cambridge NanoTech, at the cutting-edge of nanotechnology development, today announced the delivery of its 40th FijiT Plasma Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) system. ALD is being used to enable high impact technologies, such as microelectronics, lighting and display, and energy storage.


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