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Title: Photovoltaic cell module and method of forming

A photovoltaic cell module, a photovoltaic array including at least two modules, and a method of forming the module are provided. The module includes a first outermost layer and a photovoltaic cell disposed on the first outermost layer. The module also includes a second outermost layer disposed on the photovoltaic cell and sandwiching the photovoltaic cell between the second outermost layer and the first outermost layer. The method of forming the module includes the steps of disposing the photovoltaic cell on the first outermost layer, disposing a silicone composition on the photovoltaic cell, and compressing the first outermost layer, the photovoltaic cell, and the second layer to form the photovoltaic cell module.
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Patent File Date: 2015 Feb 25
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National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
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United States

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  • Guo, Andrew; Fry, Bryan E.; Neckers, Douglas C.
  • Chemistry of Materials, Vol. 10, Issue 2, p. 531-536
  • DOI: 10.1021/cm970518a

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