Solar Press UK Ltd, UK, and KROENERT GmbH & Co KG, Germany, today announced the signing of a long term partnership agreement to develop and sell turn-key manufacturing solutions for organic photovoltaic (OPV) modules, to enable low cost, reliable production of OPV products in all regions of the world.
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.
Konarka Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of thin-film solar panels based in the USA, has filed for bankruptcy protection under chapter 7 of the Federal bankruptcy laws. Under chapter 7 proceedings, the company’s operations cease and a trustee is tasked with liquidating the company’s assets for the benefit of creditors.