TITLE

Solaria

AUTHOR(S)
I. L.
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Red Herring;10/7/2007, Vol. 4 Issue 29, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Solaria. The company manufactures powerful solar lenses to capture radiation, a type of technology that requires a smaller amount of increasingly pricey silicon than conventional methods. Solaria will launch its first mass-produced concentrator in 2007, and claims it can reduce the cost of solar electricity by 18 to 30 percent. Solaria joins dozen of companies developing solar technology for a market struggling to become a viable source of mass-produced energy. The company was founded in 2000 by key investors Sigma Partners, Q-Cells, Ngen Parnters and Moser Baer.
ACCESSION #
28819399

 

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