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Avancis - based in Germany

Avancis, one of the pioneers of Copper-Indium-Selenium thin film photovoltaic technology, is based in Torgau, Saxony, with a research and development facility at Munich.

The company was formed in 2006 as a joint venture between Shell and the French multinational building baterials group, Saint-Gobain, with the latter taking over Shell's share of the business in 2009.

A new production facility which came online at the end of 2011 increased the company's capacity to 120Mw.

In 2011, Avancis achieved a record efficiency for a thin film module of 15.8%.

Certification includes IEC, UL, MCS.



Solarstrasse 3

04860 Torgau


Product Details

Photovoltaicd Modules - A range of Copper-Indium-Selenium thin film photovoltaic panels with an attractive all black appearance, having an efficiency of upto 13.7%.

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