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Startup Natcore says its process could reduce costs and enable new nanostructured designs.
The company had a head start on technology that allows solar cells to be manufactured more cheaply, but lost out to Chinese competitors.
Bill Joy believes he knows what’s wrong with solar innovation, and how to fix it.
The company thinks adding solar-thermal technology to its natural-gas plants will make them run more cheaply and efficiently
Their shift toward low-risk projects could strand innovative renewable-energy technology in the lab.
In acquiring Innovalight, DuPont will expand its solar business and develop new ways to make solar cells.