TechConnect Innovation Program

SolFilm - Nanowire film

Sol Voltaics, Sweden, Sweden

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

SolFilmâ„¢ consists of gallium arsenide (GaAs) nanowires, a proven high quality semi-conductor material, which holds demonstrated conversion efficiency records. A relatively small, manufacturing facility will be able to provide hundreds of megawatts worth of novel nano materials to module makers worldwide.

Primary Application Area: Materials & Chemical

Technology Development Status: Concept

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 5

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: The price for SolFilm is based on the performance boost. The value proposition is uses crystalline Silicon production costs, to give module ASP normalized to market entry at 2018 for SolFilm and tandem module integration.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Mid-stage Startup (A or B)

Global Innovation Awardee

Showcase Booth #: 312

Website: http://www.solvoltaics.com/

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date: Support from national (Swedish) agencies and from the European Union.

Primary Sources of Funding: Angel, Friends, Family, Venture Capital

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners