Advanced solar technologies

A lot still needs to be done to make the most of the sun as a resource. Solar panel efficiency must continue to increase. And production and purchase costs must be reduced. To achieve this, we work with manufacturers on materials, technologies, and innovations. Examples are silicon PV, thin-film perovskite, and tandems.

Solar technology: opportunities and challenges

TNO is innovating in order to make solar energy affordable and available to all.

Our latest developments

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Solar technology: opportunities and challenges

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Together with manufacturers, we’re working on solar technology to make the most of the sun as an energy source. Find out about our activities.

New silicon solar cells

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The most widely used technology for solar panels is crystalline silicon. More than half of all solar panels worldwide contain TNO technology.