PV solar

Applied Materials #1 Supplier in PV Manufacturing

Applied Materials #1 Supplier in PV Manufacturing

Great news for the Applied Materials PV business as research firm VLSI named it the top supplier to the PV manufacturing industry for the second straight year.  The report also provided an industry outlook for 2010 and noted, "VLSI Research’s analysis reveals that Applied Materials consolidated their position in 2009 with organic growth and revenue gain from their existing products."
Industrial Scale Solar - An Innovation Opportunity for Silicon Valley

Industrial Scale Solar - An Innovation Opportunity for Silicon Valley

Some are doubting that Silicon Valley still has the drive to change the world as we have in the past. I was just part of a story on the PBS Newshour related to this topic, where as a contrast, Applied Materials was highlighted for the innovation we’ve delivered with our SunFab PV technology, which leverages our semiconductor heritage to focus on this large-scale solar opportunity.