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Title: Rapid Deposition Technology Holds the Key for the World's Largest Manufacturer of Thin-Film Solar Modules (Fact Sheet)

First Solar, Inc. has been collaborating with NREL since 1991, advancing its thin-film cadmium telluride solar technology to grow from a startup company to become one of the world's largest manufacturers of solar modules, and the world's largest manufacturer of thin-film solar modules.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1090157
Report Number(s):
NREL/FS-6A42-59010
DOE Contract Number:
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Related Information: Innovation Impact: Solar, NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory)
Research Org:
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO.
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Solar Energy Techologies Program
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
14 SOLAR ENERGY FIRST SOLAR; THIN-FILM SOLAR; CADMIUM TELLURIDE; TEMPE, ARIZONA; PERRYSBURG, OHIO; SOLAR CELLS, INC.; HIGH-RATE VAPOR TRANSPORT DEPOSITION; HRVTD; VERTICAL INTEGRATION; Solar Energy - Photovoltaics