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Ceramics and glass business news of the week

By / September 12, 2011

Here’s what we are hearing: DOE finalizes $150 million loan guarantee to 1366 Technologies to drive down manufacturing costs and make American solar more competitive Materials characterization company Malvern offering free Mastersizer webcasts in English, Japanese and Chinese Sept. 14 Miele to release solar-heated clothes dryer Tosoh establishes a thin film sputtering target manufacturing subsidiary…

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Tosoh says its new sputter targets add 1% to solar energy conversion

By / March 1, 2011

Credit: Tosoh SMD. Tosoh SMD, a maker of the type of sputtering targets often used by photovoltaic manufacturers, says it has developed a new transparent conducting oxide target that can add a 1 percent gain to the solar conversion efficiencies of thin films. According to a company news release, the new TCO targets (available in either indium…

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