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Published on October 30th, 2012 | by Important Media Cross-Post

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Malachite Technologies (California Solar Startup) Looks To Hugely Improve Solar Cell Efficiency

October 30th, 2012 by  


 
Via sister site Ecopreneurist, here’s a quick look at Malachite Technologies… which still has a ways to go to (possibly) achieve its dream (and that of many other startups) of creating much more efficient and commercially competitive solar PV cells:



Solar Startup to Make Super Efficient Solar Cell (via Ecopreneurist)

Malachite Technologies, a startup-company based in San Francisco, California, has been working on how to improve solar cell performance by using higher-efficiency semi-conductors. Their method involves placing layers of gallium-arsenide on top of the silicon, which according to their calculations,…




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