Get the Facts on DuPont™ Solamet® Metallizations

First to offer co-fire photovoltaics metallizations in early days of industry

  • Solamet® PV14x frontside chemistry enabled co-firing with Solamet® PV202 in 2001

First to offer shallow emitter contacting silver pastes

  • Solamet® PV15x frontside chemistry enabled >70 ohm emitters
  • Solamet® PV16x frontside chemistry enabled >85 ohm emitters

First to offer silicon inks for selective emitters

First to bring photovoltaic metallizations that contacted LDEs

  • Solamet® PV17A enabled the industry to contact a Lightly Doped Emitter (LDE) on a large commercial scale