High-Efficiency Amorphous Silicon and Nanocrystalline Silicon Based Solar Cells and Modules: Annual Technical Progress Report, 30 January 2006 - 29 January 2007

Research output: NRELSubcontract Report

Abstract

United Solar used a-Si:H/a-SiGe:H/a-SiGe:H in two manufacturing plants and improved solar efficiency and reduced manufacturing cost by new deposition methods, optimized deposition parameters, and new materials and cell structures.
Original languageAmerican English
Number of pages56
StatePublished - 2007

Bibliographical note

Work performed by United Solar Ovonic LLC, Troy, Michigan

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/SR-520-41866

Keywords

  • amorphous silicon
  • costs
  • efficiency
  • high deposition rate
  • manufacturer
  • modules
  • nanocrystalline
  • optimization
  • PV
  • solar cells
  • throughput
  • triple-junction

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