The Heraeus Photovoltaics Business Unit will be exhibiting its new SOL9600 Series of front-side metallization pastes at this year’s Intersolar Europe 2012 Exhibition in Munich, Germany June 13th - 15th.“The SOL9600 Series of pastes is a significant improvement over our SOL9235 and SOL9411 pastes.Along with higher efficiency, the SOL9600 Series provide customers with a much wider processing window due to its excellent uniformity in contact resistance on wafers with substantial variations in sheet resistance,” according to Andy London, Vice President of Heraeus Precious Metals LLC in West Conshohocken. The new Heraeus SOL9600 Series for conventional c-Si solar cells has demonstrated up to a 35% decrease in contact resistance on regular and high sheet emitter wafers and an absolute efficiency improvement of up to 0.3%. The wider processing window during firing, which provides a tighter production output distribution and improves yields.
The SOL9600 Series is ideal for applications requiring higher efficiency and finer line resolution printing. To learn more about Heraeus’ SOL9600 and other metallization pastes for the photovoltaic industry, visit us at this year’s Intersolar Europe Exhibition in Munich, Germany June 13th - 15th, at the Munich trade fair center, hall A6, booth 270. You can also go to www.pvsilverpaste.com.
About the Heraeus Photovoltaics Business Unit
The Heraeus Photovoltaics Business Unit is an industry leading developer and manufacturer of silver metallization pastes for the photovoltaic industry. For over 40 years, Heraeus has built a reputation of innovation, extensive research and new product development for some of the most prominent companies within a variety of industries. In the field of photovoltaics, the Heraeus Photovoltaics Business Unit applies this history and its innovative technology to offer metallization pastes for solar cell applications. The Heraeus SOL Series of silver pastes is specially formulated to provide higher efficiencies and wider processing windows, resulting in better yields and higher output for cell manufacturers.