A Breakthrough in Photovoltaics Manufacturing

 

The silicon wafer is the most expensive part of a solar module, representing nearly 40% of its cost. 1366 Technologies has invented a breakthrough in solar photovoltaics manufacturing called the Direct Wafer® process. It cuts the cost of the standard, silicon wafer by more than half and slashes the energy needed to produce the wafer by more than 60%.

What is the Direct Wafer® process?

 

The traditional PV wafer making process is cumbersome, expensive and wasteful. It is the heart of a 35-year-old manufacturing challenge that has hindered the wide-scale adoption of solar. The Direct Wafer® technology
solves this challenge.

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