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Tiny solar cell dots printed for powerful array

Start-up Semprius blasts 1,000 suns worth of light onto dot-size solar cells assembled by machines to bring down the cost of concentrating photovoltaics.

By Dec. 15, 2011

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Solar begets solar at Amonix factory

Amonix's Gold-LEED-certified manufacturing plant in North Las Vegas is running on 100 percent solar energy to make concentrated solar cells.

By Nov. 16, 2011

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Multilayered solar cell boosts efficiency

Stanford spin-off Solar Junction expects to begin product within a year of super-efficient multijunction cells for concentrating photovoltaic systems.

By Feb. 16, 2011

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Vertical axis wind turbines trump others on land use

Caltech study finds that turbine placement and technology type can greatly affect power density, or power available per area, of wind farms.

By Jul. 15, 2011

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Concentrated solar to get big Colorado spread

The Rocky Mountain state is in line to host the world's largest concentrated solar farm, courtesy of companies backed by Goldman Sachs.

By Aug. 10, 2010

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Solar Junction claims cell efficiency record

Start-up, eyeing entry into the concentrating-photovoltaics market, says its multijunction cells have progressed faster than existing high-end solar cells.

By Apr. 14, 2011

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GreenVolts seeks to be Apple of high-end solar

Start-up raises $35 million for concentrating photovoltaic system that uses lenses to concentrate sun 1,300 times onto high-efficiency solar cells.

By Dec. 14, 2011

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IBM replants chip-cooling tech in solar farms

IBM has applied its silicon expertise to cool concentrating photovoltaics, high-powered solar panels used in solar farms.

By May. 14, 2008

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With transparent HP tech, pretty solar buildings?

Xtreme Energetics licenses flat-panel technology from Hewlett-Packard to make a solar concentrator that an energy-conscious artistic architect can work with.

By Jun. 3, 2008

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Record deal for boosted solar panels

Concentrator photovoltaic cell manufacturer to provide $103 million in solar cell systems across Spain.

By Nov. 3, 2008