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building-integrated solar

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CIGS companies eye building-integrated photovoltaics

Thin-film solar power companies want to integrate solar cells with buildings, but they still have a way to go.

By May 16, 2008

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Thinly sliced cells slash solar power costs

Startup Twin Creek's equipment creates super-thin silicon solar cells to dramatically cut the cost of solar panel production.

By March 12, 2012

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Global Solar rolls out stick-on solar panels

Flexible thin-film solar modules are designed to be glued to flat commercial rooftops or integrated directly into roofing membrane materials.

By August 31, 2010

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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 December 14, 2011

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Need a new roof? Solar power's included

OneRoof Energy offers solar cells integrated into roofing materials and a lease that avoids the upfront cost of installing panels.

By September 26, 2011

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Solar Decathlon: New tech meets old-school designs

The university competition to build the most practical and compelling net zero-energy house opens in Washington, D.C., where students show off the art of what's possible.

By September 23, 2011

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Tata Steel partnership yields solar girders

Dyesol solar panels incorporated into steel girders through research partnership.

By June 22, 2011

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Solar tiles that offer style

Building-integrated photovoltaics won't make your inner architecture critic wince, but you may have to make a trade-off on efficiency.

By June 19, 2009

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Intel bankrolls Sulfurcell, a solar thin-film outfit

Berlin-based Sulfurcell steps into the global fight for solar panels with CIGS thin-film solar technology designed for building rooftops and facades.

By January 25, 2011

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Community solar gets a tryout with major Calif. utility

Southern California Edison now testing 10 integrated community solar plants on the grid for feasibility and efficiency.

By February 2, 2011