At the fourth Photovoltaic Fab Managers Forum, Semi PV Group Europe, a special-interest organization that serves the photovoltaic (PV) supply chain, announced the formation of the European Crystalline Cell Technology and Manufacturing Group. Consisting of eight crystalline solar cell manufacturers – Q-Cells, Deutsche Cell, Bosch Solar Energy, Schott Solar, Sovello, Sunways, SolarWatt/Systaic Cells and Solland – the group plans to address the technology challenges facing the PV industry. It has established a crystalline solar cell technology road map up to the year 2020.
- 1. A single unit in a device for changing radiant energy to electrical energy or for controlling current flow in a circuit. 2. A single unit in a device whose resistance varies with radiant energy. 3. A single unit of a battery, primary or secondary, for converting chemical energy into electrical energy. 4. A simple unit of storage in a computer. 5. A limited region of space. 6. Part of a lens barrel holding one or more lenses.
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