Saule Technologies Now Offering Licenses for Perovskite BIPV "Solar Window" in Middle East

In January 2018, Polish solar company Saule Technologies signed a cooperation agreement with European construction company Skanska. Skanska intends to deploy semi-transparent perovskite solar cells onto office buildings as "solar windows" on a commercial scale. Since 2014, Saule Technologies has been developing an ink-jet printing process for fabricating free-form perovskite…

Calyxo GmbH Applies for Insolvency and Insolvency Administrator Looks at Options

After CdTe solar module and turnkey solar system producer Calyxo GmbH applied for insolvency in Thalheim, Germany, Dr. Lucas F. Flöther with legal firm Flöther and Wissing, became company's provisional insolvency administrator. Flöther released a statement that business operations will continue, and reported that he is currently exploring options including restructuring. The…

Imec to Coordinate "ESPResSo" Project to Make Perovskite Solar Commercially Viable

Imec, a research and innovation hub in energy, nanoelectronics, and digital technologies and partner in EnergyVille was named the coordinator of a project intended to Perovskite solar cells commercially viable. The ambitious 3-year European Union (EU) funded project ESPResSo (Efficient Structures and Processes for Reliable Perovskite Solar Modules), brings together…

MicroLink Devices Achieves 37.75 Efficiency with Solar Cell, and NASA and U.S. Navy Award Company Project Grants

MicroLink Devices, Inc. reports that its three-junction epitaxial lift-off (ELO) thin-film solar cell achieved a 37.75% power conversion efficiency, certified by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). The testing was under the industry standard air mass 1.5 global (AM1.5G) simulated 1-Sun solar spectrum. In other company news, the U.S. Navy…

Diamond Microwave Launches Compact GaN-based Power Amps

Diamond Microwave of Shipley, UK, announced the launch of a range of compact microwave GaN-based pulsed solid-state power amplifiers (SSPA) in a new ‘slimline’ format. The SSPAs include 200W and 400W models at X-band. At the same time, the company added new models including a rack-mounted 1kW X-band amplifier and…

Weekly Updates

Free Subscription to CompoundSemi Email News
I respect your privacy. I will not share your email. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Veeco Epik700 MOCVD System
AIXTRON -- The CVD Engineering Company

News From Lightimes

Top News Sectors

RFMD Adds WLAN Front-End Module for Handsets to Industry-Leading Portfolio of Power Amplifiers; RF5924 Optimizes Size, Power Output, And Linearity For Embedded WLAN Applications In Handsets

CTIA Wireless 2006 Las Vegas, Nevada USA–RFMD, a leading provider of proprietary radio frequency integrated circuits (RFICs) for wireless communications applications, today announced volume shipments of the RF5924, the industry’s first front-end module (FEM) designed specifically for embedded wireless LAN (WLAN) applications in cellular handsets. RFMD’s RF5924 is a complete …

Read More

RFMD Ships WLAN Front-End Module for Handsets

RFMD, the radio frequency integrated circuit developer, announced volume shipments of its front-end module designed for embedded wireless WLAN in cellular handsets, the RF5925. According to the company who is attending CTIA Wireless 2006, the device is a complete front-end module that requires no external components, giving it what they …

Read More