Saule Technologies announced that it finished construction of the first stage of its new cleanroom. The entire working area will be around 430 m2, and should be complete in a couple of weeks.
Saule Technologies aims to launch a prototype production line by Q4 2019. The production line will include a modular system of printers with an annual production capacity of 40,000 sqm. In 2020, the company aims to increase the annual production capacity to 200,00 sqm.
In June 2019 Saule Technologies announced that its flexible, lightweight, semi-transparent, single junction solar modules have achieved a consistent 10% efficiency. This performance, according to the Company, already enables BIPV and IoT applications in an economically viable manner. By the end of March, Saule Technologies has also reached as high as 17.6% efficiency at the cell level (measured by an independent research institute).