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  • Last update: Monday 14 September 2015 [16 news items]

Profit margins for large-area TFT LCDs forecast to plunge, IHS says

Sep 14, 20:55

Large-area thin film TFT LCD profit margins reached 10% in the first quarter of 2015, their highest level since the first half of 2010. However high factory utilization rates at leading...

Touch panel makers see shipments for thin-film touch panels increase

Oct 1, 20:50

Touch panel makers are seeing shipments for thin-film touch panels used in low-priced handsets increase as the technology continues to drop in price.

DOE to start investigating anti-dumping and anti-subsidy duties for Taiwan PV imports

Jan 29, 09:14

The International Trade Association (ITA), an institute belonging to the US Department of Commerce, has announced it will start investigating anti-dumping and countervailing duties...

Touch panel makers expanding lithography capacity

Jun 1, 16:32

As touch-enabled devices' screens are becoming thinner with slimmer bezels, some touch panel makers are expanding lithography capacity for their thin-film process, sources said.


7.85-inch iPad said to use thin-film touch

May 15, 16:26

Apple plans to use "G/F2" thin-film touch technology for its 7.85-inch iPad, which is predicted to be out by the fourth quarter of this year, according to industry source...

Intersolar Europe: Companies to show new innovations in solar products

Jun 2, 15:23

Taiwan-based solar firm DelSolar plans to exhibit copper-zinc-tin-sulfide (CZTS) thin-film solar cells and frameless modules at Intersolar Europe in Germany. Taiwan-based module firm...

TSMC confident of making CIGS PV modules comparable with solar cells, says chairman

Apr 26, 16:36

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is technologically capable of producing CIGS (copper-indium-gallium-selenide) thin-film PV (photovoltaic) modules with energy conversion...

NexPower receives 30MWp thin-film module orders from India

Mar 21, 13:51

Thin-film solar company NexPower, a subsidiary of United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC), announced that it has received 30MWp in module orders from an India client for applications...

Tong Hsing to continue to ramp up LED thin film ceramic substrates

Aug 16, 14:05

Ceramic substrate maker Tong Hsing Electronic Industries (THEIL) will continue to ramp up its capacity for LED thin film ceramic substrates through the end of the year on strong demand,...

Wild semiconductor thin film equipment market in 2009, says The Information Network

May 19, 10:14

The film deposition equipment market for chip manufacturing was down 38% in 2009, but on a sector-by-sector basis, sales dropped between 8.7% to 71.7%, according to The Information...

LG Display unveils solar-powered e-book reader

Oct 13, 09:51

Korea-based LCD panel maker LG Display (LGD) has unveiled an e-book reader that is equipped with in-house developed thin-film solar cell.

LG Display solar-powered e-book reader

Lite-On opens East China regional headquarters

Sep 28, 16:12

Lite-On Technology officially opened today its East China Regional Headquarters in Wujin, Changzhou, which will serve as the company's first green energy base, according to the com...

Leotek starts shipping LED streetlamps to China

Aug 25, 14:23

Leotek Electronics, a subsidiary of Lite-On Technology, has shipped 3,000 LED streetlamps to China and received new LED streetlamp orders from Jiangsu, China, according to David Lin,...

Equipment suppliers turn focus away from LCD panel industry

Jan 22, 16:22

Although Taiwan LCD panel makers have recently received orders worth of NT$70 billion (US$2.08 billion) from China TV vendors, the volumes will mean little for Taiwan's equipment...

Metallurgical silicon to compete with thin film in 2009

Sep 29, 12:37

According to market watchers, metallurgical silicon is being incorporated into the PV market since the conversion efficiency of solar cells made from 100% metallurgical silicon has...

Sunwell places 180MW repeat order with Oerlikon

Jul 15, 10:34

Sunwell, a wholly owned subsidiary of CMC Magnetics, has announced that it has ordered another two end-to-end thin film silicon production lines from Oerlikon Solar. One 60MW line...

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