Second generation ThinFab


Improvements have been made to the second generation version. Oerlikon Solar says that manufacturing costs are reduced with the new system, slicing the thin film module cost to €0.35/Wp. A 10.8 percent stabilized efficiency is also on offer and 153 Wp module performance.

With the new second generation system, Oerlikon has also assured fastest-time-to-money with sellable TÜV certified modules after eleven months. With regards to the Micromorph technology, Oerlikon Solar has now achieved a stabilized efficiency of 12.5 percent. The fab is upgradable and there is a clean module design as there are no toxic elements.