Dave Pearce's new company will try to keep moisture out of solar cells, say sources.
Dow Chemical replaces Miasole with Global Solar on its solar roof project. Sources also say Miasole will not get its own DOE grants renewed.
Solar-cell vendor has laid off 40 employees, according to a report. If true, it would cap off a tough year for the once-hot CIGS vendor.
Chip equipment veteran takes over the corner office. New round of funding would likely help Miasole move to volume manufacturing.
DOE's National Renewable Energy Laboratory confirms efficiency claim of thin-film photovoltaic manufacturer.
Retail giant expands its solar program with panels from First Solar and MiaSole, giving a boost to thin-film technology at businesses. SolarCity will install, finance, and own the panels.
Project Brightfield will use 7,700 solar panels to evaluate various solar technologies, including panels that use thin-film and one that uses crystalline-silicon photovoltaic technology.
Swiss lab improves efficiency for CIGS cells using plastic substrate, beating its own record and U.S. December announcement of 15.7 percent.
You've heard about them for years, but CIGS solar cells are finally coming to market.