New Industry Products

Motech Industries Debuts MHC103P Solar Cell

April 02, 2001 by Jeff Shepard

Motech Industries Inc. (Taiwan) recently debuted the MHC103P polycrystalline silicon solar cell. The new cell measures 103 square-millimeters, with a thickness of 0.32mm, ±0.02mm. The cell is rated at 1.22W, with a conversion efficiency of 11.5 percent. At maximum power, current rating for the MHC103P is 2.54A and voltage rating is 0.48V. The cells offer a short-circuit current of 2.5A and an open-current voltage of 0.59V.

Motech claims that pricing for its new MHC103P cells is about 10 percent lower than comparable models. Minimum order is 5,000 units per shipment.