Konarka Acquires Siemens’ Organic Photovoltaic Research Activities; Union of Top Research Efforts Enhances Konarka’s Leadership Position

Spread the love

Privately held Konarka Technologies, Inc. announced it has acquired Siemens AG’s organic photovoltaic research activities. The acquisition brings together two leading efforts to develop and commercialize a new generation of photovoltaics that are inexpensive, easy-to-manufacture and versatile. These new plastic power cells will make it possible for any electronic device or structure to carry its own on-board source of renewable energy. [ more ]