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thin-film photovoltaic panels

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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 December 20, 2011

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Building anything, anywhere starts with this 3D printer

This solar-powered 3D printer fits in a suitcase and can replicate itself or print parts to build an even larger 3D printer.

By October 14, 2014

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Solar road could change how we power the world

The Solar Roadway hopes to use the large, flat areas provided by roads to generate solar power, decreasing the reliance on fossil fuel energy.

By May 13, 2014

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Coming soon: A better, poison-free solar cell

Sure, solar power is clean and green, but to make it more efficient, researchers have had to use some nasty stuff. Until now.

By May 5, 2014

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Ikea starts selling solar panels in the UK

Swedish flat-pack furniture company Ikea has launched solar panels in-store in Britain as a test market for a global launch.

By September 30, 2013

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Sharp's IGZO display tech: Think iPad Mini -- and Dell's XPS 15

Sharp is best known for supplying the display for Apple's iPad Mini Retina. But at CES, Sharp was showing off its IGZO tech on the latest laptops.

By January 9, 2014

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LG, Samsung both plan 105-inch curved Ultra HD TVs for CES 2014

Both Samsung and LG will be showcasing TVs at CES 2014 with a 105-inch, curved Ultra HD TV panel. The screens will use the cinematic 21:9 ratio, and use LCD technology instead of OLED.

By December 19, 2013

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LG, Samsung vie to unveil the first 105-inch curved TV

Both claim they've developed the world's first 105-inch curved-display TV. Who's right? We'll find out more at CES 2014.

By December 19, 2013

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Abound Solar nails DOE loan for thin-film factory

Thin-film solar manufacturer finalizes $400 million in loan guarantee and raises $110 million in equity to ramp up solar manufacturing in U.S.

By December 14, 2010

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Flexible solar panel uses thin-film cells (photos)

SoloPower's thin-film solar panels are made into flexible rolls, which makes them easy to manufacture, transport, and install, the company says. Join CNET for a factory tour.

15 Images By May 20, 2011