Partners
R&D partners and industry initiatives

Our Partners

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The PV-center ,
is an industry driven, application oriented program within CSEM created to bring new high-tech solutions for solar components and systems to technological maturity, and serve the Swiss and global renewable energy industry. Established in 2013, the center capitalizes on the international experience of a team of world class researchers and professionals with an industrial and academic background. Its focus is the development of new generations of photovoltaic cells, modules, and balance of system (BOS) components.
http://www.csem.ch/

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The Photovoltaics-Laboratory (PV-Lab) of IMT,
founded in 1984 has pioneered several new processes for the preparation of thin-film silicon, such as the introduction of very high frequency (VHF) plasma deposition and microcrystalline silicon as an efficient photovoltaic material. The PVlab has a strong tradition of technology transfer and triggered the creation of several companies or business sectors of existing companies.
http://pvlab.epfl.ch/

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SEMI ®,
is the global industry association serving the manufacturing supply chain for the micro- and nano-electronics industries, including Semiconductors, Photovoltaics (PV), LED and Flat Panel Display (FPD).
http://www.semi.org/

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PV Group,
represents SEMI member companies involved in the solar manufacturing supply chain. Our mission is to advance industry growth, support continuous efficiency improvements and promote sustainable business practices through international standards development, events, public policy, EHS, and market data.
http://www.pvgroup.org//

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Cleantech Switzerland,
is an export platform for the Swiss Cleantech sector. Cleantech Switzerland offers businesses practical support, tailored to a firm’s current or potential projects in their export markets.
http://www.cleantech-switzerland.com/

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CleantechAlps,
aims to promote western Switzerland as a European centre of excellence for clean technologies in order to encourage the development of its companies and research organisations.
http://www.cleantech-alps.com/

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The SWISS SOLAR TECHNOLOGY CLUSTER,
is an initiative of the three lakes district (Neuchâtel, Biel, Murten) with the purpose to promote activities aimed at publicizing and/or boasting know-how in solar technologies.
http://www.polesolaire.ch/