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Thin Film PV: The Pathway to Grid Parity

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First Solar is the global leader in PV module manufacturing, at <$1.00/W. Grid parity will require a module cost/W 30lower. This talk will outline the pathway to $0.65/W and parity with fossil fuels. Article not available.

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