Miasolé, based in San Jose, California, is focused on a continuous high throughput, vacuum deposition process for the production of thin-film copper-indium-gallium-diselenide (CIGS) solar cells. Miasolé's manufacturing process produces highly uniform films over large areas resulting in low per unit manufacturing costs. The Company's solar cells offer the efficiency of multi-crystalline silicon at a fraction of the cost. Manufactured on highly flexible substrates, the Company's cells support a broad range of solar applications.
Miasolé is backed by a group of top tier investors including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Vantage Point Venture Partners, Firelake Capital, Garage Technology Ventures and Nippon Kauatsu Electric Company.
Venture Fund Commitment
ATEL has provided Miasolé, Inc. with a lease line facility. The purpose of the line will be to acquire and expand the company's manufacturing capacity.
For more information on Miasolé, Inc., please visit their web site at www.miasole.com