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March 31st, 2010

Cracking the thin film solar code in GEs 4 global labs

Abstract:
Yesterday, GE Global Research, which is the hub of technology development for all of GE's businesses, announced that in the race to have the most efficient, low-cost solar technology on the market, GE is now focusing its extensive R&D efforts on what's known as "thin film" technology. As we described in our recent audio slideshow with Danielle Merfeld, GE's solar R&D leader, the vision for thin film solar panels is that they will be lightweight, inexpensive and can one day be wrapped around objects, conform to a roof, or even hung like sails.

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