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Thin-film solar startup Stion heads to Korea

In the largest funding for solar PV this year, Stion gets $130 million to make thin-film solar panels the company claims are quickly improving in efficiency.

By Dec. 20, 2011

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Stion to build double-layered thin-film solar

Solar start-up Stion raises $70 million to ramp up its production of thin-film solar modules and to build a panel with two layers of solar cells to improve efficiency.

By Jun. 17, 2010

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Solar panel maker Stion to create 1,000 Miss. jobs

The Magnolia State will get a thin-film solar manufacturing plant as part of a state deal that includes a $75 million loan.

By Jan. 5, 2011

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Vinod Khosla slams '60 Minutes' for clean tech report

Venture capitalist calls report, which featured him and one of his portfolio companies, an "agenda-driven bastardization of news reporting."

By Jan. 14, 2014

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First Solar pushes pedal in solar-efficiency race

Industry cost leader First Solar says it expects to bring thin-film solar panels to market with an efficiency between 14 percent and 15 percent in three years, as competition heats up.

By Jan. 17, 2012

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Another one bites the dust: BP Solar shuts down

Solar industry consolidation continues as industry pioneer BP Solar closes down due to rapidly falling solar panel prices.

By Dec. 21, 2011

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Solyndra's demise--setting the record straight

commentary Lux Research analyst Matt Feinstein cuts through the noise on bankrupt solar company, and says Solyndra's inability to compete should not diminish the prospects of other U.S. solar players.

By Sep. 26, 2011

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U.S. solar grows sharply, still lags Europe

The American market for solar energy grew 67 percent to $6 billion last year, but the U.S. share of worldwide installations slipped due to booming growth across the pond.

By Mar. 10, 2011

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EV maker Bright Auto goes dark, blasts stalled DOE loan

Bright Automotive was counting on a U.S. government loan to build a factory for its hybrid utility van, but after three years of waiting, it's forced to shut down.

By Mar. 2, 2012

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Patent Office extends green-tech fast lane one year

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office renews the expedited review process for green technology patent applications for another year to invite more participation.

By Nov. 10, 2010