The UK based Eight19 Limited, a developer and manufacturer of third generation solar cells based on printed plastic today announced the launch of Azuri Technologies Limited to develop its Indigo ‘pay-as-you-go’ solar technology for off-grid markets. Eight19 will concentrate on development of its printed plastic solar technology and Azuri will focus on expanding the Indigo product family and market reach.
On 5 and 6 September 2012 Fraunhofer COMEDD, a research institution for organics, materials and electronic devices, will stage a seminar focused on the current and future developments in the lighting market and the integration of OLEDs on CMOS.
cynora GmbH, a Germany based company focusing on researching innovative organic semiconductors, has won the “Forum Organic Electronics” Award organised by InnovationLab GmbH, a combined platform for research and knowledge transfer in science and business in the German Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region.
Researchers of University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) have developed a new transparent solar cell that is an advance toward giving windows in homes and other buildings the ability to generate electricity while still allowing people to see outside.