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+ - New Thing File Solar w/ $4 Billion in Contracts->

Submitted by crrkrieger
crrkrieger (160555) writes "Nanosolar is ramping up production of its thing film solar technology. The difference between their process and others is that they can essentialy print their solar cells on aluminum foil and sell them at less than $1 per watt even with an efficeincy down around 16%. The company, partially funded by Google's founders, claims to have $4 billion in contracts."
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We will have solar energy as soon as the utility companies solve one technical problem -- how to run a sunbeam through a meter.

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