solar cells

Sharp Reaches Record Conversion Efficiency With New Solar Cell

Solar energy has just made one step forward: Sharp <a href="http://sharp-world.com/corporate/news/111104.html">announced</a> that it has developed a solar cell boasting the world's highest conversion

Mitsubishi Chemical To Commercialize Printable Solar Cells Next Year

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/02/solar-panel-1.jpg" /> Another small step ahead in solar energy: <a href="http://www.m-kagaku.co.jp/index_en.htm">Mitsubishi Chemical</a>

New Tech Reduces Production Costs Of Solar Cells By Up To 70%

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/jaist_solar.jpg" /> The <a href="http://www.jaist.ac.jp/index-e.html">Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology</a> (JAIST) has

Sanyo To Mass-Produce World's Most Efficient Solar Cells

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/sanyo_solar.png" /> Yesterday, we <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/12/02/sharp-to-start-mass-producing-efficient-solar-cells/">re

Sharp To Start Mass-Producing Efficient Solar Cells

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/12/101201_1.gif" /> Back in September, <a href="http://search.beta.techcrunch.com/query.php?y=%2Ftc_eng_id%2Fsearch%2Fv1%2Fquery%2Fsharp%25

Sharp Sets New Record For Solar Cell Efficiency

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/07/solar_panel.jpg" /> If there's something solar energy as a technology needs, then it's better and cheaper solar cells. And now Sharp has

Japan gets inexpensive, yet innovative solar cells

Japanese companies Gunze and Dai Nippon Printing are each developing new technologies that make it possible to produce low-cost, pigment-sensitized solar cells. Gunze focuses on low-end solar cells th