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April 13th, 2010

A Milestone for Cheaper Solar

Abstract:
President Barack Obama wants the United States to develop a solar industry, but it's tough for new solar companies to compete against established players in China and Europe, which have already invested in manufacturing equipment and found ways to drive down costs. One away to get around this could be to invent new, and far cheaper manufacturing methods. Now one start-up, 1366 Technologies, has demonstrated just such a process to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, in Golden, CO.

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