Primary Industry: Energy
Organization Type: Product/Technology Company
HelioVolt Corporation was founded in 2001 to develop and market new technology for applying thin-film photovoltaic coatings to conventional construction materials. The companys proprietary FASST" process, based on rapid semiconductor printing, was invented by HelioVolt founder Dr. Billy J. Stanbery, an eminent expert within the international PV community in the materials science of CIS and related compound semiconductors. FASST" is a low-cost, flexible manufacturing process for CIGS synthesis and is protected by eight issued U.S. patents with three additional applications pending (two issued foreign patents, one accepted patent application) and nine additional applications pending.