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Heraeus Photovoltaics

Heraeus Photovoltaics Business Unit

The Heraeus Photovoltaics Business Unit is an industry leading developer and manufacturer of metallization pastes for the photovoltaic industry. Heraeus has been a manufacturer of thick film pastes for over 40 years. We have been an innovative supplier to the photovoltaics industry, working with c-Si cell manufacturers to improve their cells’ efficiency for both conventional and advanced cell designs. Our strength is our ability to work with our customers to understand their technology goals and develop pastes that optimize their technologies’ performance. We have developed silver metallization pastes that have been integrated into commercially available technologies such as Selective Emitter, Advanced Uniform Emitter, N-Type, Back Side Passivation, Double Print, Dual Print and pastes for other advanced cell designs and deposition technologies. We have also expanded our capabilities and developed lower temperature processing pastes for Thin Film and other c-Si technologies. Our goal is to improve our customers’ cell efficiency and reduce their cell’s cost per watt through our innovative paste design technologies.