Market Consolidation will Promote R&D and Growth of Solar: Heraeus

Heraeus Photovoltaics has stated that there is strong evidence that the PV market continues to outperform forecasts. Additionally, current industry consolidation will actually set the stage for a period of high-impact, uncapped innovation. Those insights were some of the major themes of an industry briefing by Heraeus Photovoltaics President Martin Ackermann at the 2019 SNEC […]

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Joint Research by Fraunhofer ISE and Heraeus for High-performance Solar Modules: Novel Cell Connector Increases Power by 1.9 W

The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE and Heraeus are researching and optimizing novel, selectively coated cell connectors in a joint research project. The Selectively Coated Ribbon (SCRTM) cell connector achieves an average gain of 1.9 W in conventional 60-cell solar modules. The connector can be used in industrial PV module manufacturing without system […]

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Heraeus Joins Hand with Jinergy to Break Through Technical Barriers to Double Printing

This ultra-fine-line (UFL) printing process is the world’s first breakthrough in the double-print technology. One of the leading suppliers of metallization solutions to PV industry, Heraeus Photovoltaics jointly with Jinergy Clean Energy Technology has developed and successfully ramped up the 18-μm opening screen printing process on solar cells. The company said in a statement that, […]

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Heraeus Backs China’s Efforts for Clean Energy, Creating “Global Tipping Point” for Renewable Energy

Performance gains, continual innovation and critical mass of adoption puts renewable energy on inevitable path to becoming the cheapest form of generating electricity, Heraeus Photovoltaics President Liebheit says. Andreas Liebheit, Heraeus Photovoltaics President said that the world’s energy picture is reaching a global tipping point that will establish solar energy and other renewable sources as […]

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Heraeus Photovoltaics Helps Another Customer in Just Four Months to Set PERC World Record

In 2017, Heraeus pastes enabled two separate customers in four different instances to also achieve world records in PERC efficiency for their cells, as verified by accredited third-party testing organisations. For the fifth time in four months, Heraeus Photovoltaics, the worldwide leading supplier of metallization solutions to the PV industry, helped a customer achieve a […]

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Heraeus Photovoltaics, Ulbrich of Austria partners to develop Module Assembly and Packaging Solutions

The partnership combines the expertise of Heraeus in silver paste for the solar cell industry and Ulbrich’s innovations in PV ribbon technologies to increase the electrical output and performance of solar modules. Heraeus Photovoltaics has announced a joint development partnership with Ulbrich of Austria, a global leader in the production of PV ribbon products for […]

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Heraeus Photovoltaics, JinkoSolar partners to develop new generations of super PV cells

Heraeus will work with JinkoSolar’s new R&D efforts in efficient black silicon cells and n-type cells are expected to further increase the cell efficiency. Heraeus Photovoltaics has signed a comprehensive strategic partnership agreement with JinkoSolar to jointly develop new-generation Super PV Cells with higher efficiency and lower costs. Additionally, the agreement includes exploring energy markets […]

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Heraeus appeals against Taiwanese Regional Patent Court’s Solar Paste Decision, says Will Continue to Vigorously Protect IP Rights

Heraeus will exercise its right to appeal and seek to prove infringement by some of the sued Giga Solar pastes.  In July this year Heraeus Photovoltaics, announced that the Taiwanese Intellectual Property Court has dismiss the infringement case of Heraeus against Giga Solar and it is reviewing the ruling carefully, it reserves the right to […]

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Patent Decision in Taiwan Reaffirms Commitment of Heraeus to a Strong IP Position in Photovoltaics Industry

Despite the ruling, President of Heraeus Photovoltaics, Andreas Liebheit affirmed the company’s legal efforts to aggressively protect its industry leadership in PV metallization innovations. Heraeus Photovoltaics, the worldwide leading supplier of metallization solutions to the PV industry has announced that the Taiwanese Intellectual Property Court decided to dismiss the infringement case of Heraeus against Giga […]

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