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June 28th, 2006

BP Teams with Caltech to Explore Solar Technology

Abstract:
BP and The California Institute of Technology have teamed up in a multi-million dollar research program that could open the door to a radical new way of producing solar cells, making the cost of solar electricity more competitive and increasing current efficiency levels. (They) will explore a
concept based on growing silicon by creating arrays of nanorods rather than by casting ingots and cutting wafers.

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