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Picasolar Gets $2M for Solar Cell Technology Pilot

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/31/2016 10:26 am

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded $2 million to Picasolar Inc. for a pilot manufacturing program connected to solar cell technology developed at the university.

One Arkansas Company Works to Shake Up Solar Industry

by Luke Jones 3/18/2013 12:00 am

According to the Arkansas Energy Office, the high cost of solar energy arises from two circumstances: complicated installation and low efficiency. Douglas Hutchings created Silicon Solar Solutions to tackle the latter.

Fayetteville Firm Nears Solar Cell Breakthrough

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/25/2013 12:00 am

Silicon Solar Solutions of Fayetteville has developed a method of improving the efficiency of solar cells by 15 percent, and the patent for its technology has been moved from provisional to pending by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office.

Fayetteville Firm Moves Closer to Solar Breakthrough

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/18/2013 10:03 am

Silicon Solar Solutions of Fayetteville has developed a method of improving the efficiency of solar cells by 15 percent, and the patent for its technology has moved from provisional to pending by the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office.