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Using inexpensive manufacturing methods to produce efficient solar cells

July 25th, 2011 by Science and Technology Facilities Council

A study, published in the Journal Advanced Energy Materials, paves the way for new solar cell manufacturing techniques and the promise of developments in renewable solar energy.  Efficient solar cell structures can be made using simple and inexpensive manufacturing methods – where flexible layers of material are deposited over large areas like cling-film.