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Analysis on the Thin-Film Solar Cell Industry, 2017-2019 & 2020-2024 - Key Players are First Solar, Ascent Solar Technologies, Oxford Photovoltaics, and Showa Shell Sekiyu

Dublin, Feb. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Global Thin-Film Solar Cell Market: Size, Trends and Forecasts (2020-2024)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

The report provides an in depth analysis of the global thin-film solar cell market by value, by technology type, by end user, by region, etc.

The global thin-film solar cell market has increased significantly during the years 2017-2019 and projections are made that the market would rise in the next four years i.e. 2020-2024, tremendously.

The thin-film solar cell market is expected to increase due to increasing demand for electricity, rising solar photovoltaic (PV) installed capacity, declining solar prices, growing use of renewable energy, integration of thin-film solar cells in electric vehicles, technological advancements associated with the thin-film solar cells, etc. Yet the market faces some challenges such as high installation cost, introduction of third generation solar cells, etc.

The global thin-film solar cell market is fragmented with many market players operating worldwide. Some thin-film solar cell market players operate on a local level while other players operate on a regional and global level. Further, key players of the thin-film solar cell market are First Solar, Inc., Ascent solar Technologies, Inc., Oxford Photovoltaics Limited, Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K. (Solar Frontier K.K.) are also profiled with their financial information and respective business strategies.

Key Topics Covered

1. Executive Summary

2. Introduction
2.1 Solar Cell: An Overview
2.1.1 History of Solar Cell
2.1.2 Solar Cell Technologies
2.2 Thin-Film Solar Cell: An Overview
2.2.1 Working of Thin-Film Solar Cell
2.2.2 Features of Thin-Film Solar Cell
2.2.3 Applications of Thin-Film Solar Cell
2.3 Thin-Film Solar Cell Segmentation: An Overview
2.3.1 Thin-Film Solar Cell Segmentation by Technology Type
2.3.2 Thin-Film Solar Cell Segmentation by Installation and End User

3. Global Market Analysis
3.1 Global Thin-Film Solar Cell Market: An Analysis
3.1.1 Global Thin-film Solar Cell Market by Value
3.1.2 Global Thin-film Solar Cell Market by Technology Type (Copper Indium Gallium Diselenide (CIGS), Cadmium Telluride (CdTe), and Amorphous Silicon (A-Si))
3.1.3 Global Thin-film Solar Cell Market by End User (Utility, Commercial, and Residential)
3.1.4 Global Thin-film Solar Cell Market by Region (Europe, North America, Asia Pacific, and ROW)
3.2 Global Thin-Film Solar Cell Market: Technology Type Analysis
3.2.1 Global Copper Indium Gallium Diselenide (CIGS) Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value
3.2.2 Global Cadmium Telluride (CdTe)Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value
3.2.3 Global Amorphous Silicon (A-Si) Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value
3.3 Global Thin-Film Solar Cell Market: End User Analysis
3.3.1 Global Residential Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value
3.3.2 Global Commercial Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value
3.3.3 Global Utility Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value

4. Regional Market Analysis
4.1 Europe Thin-Film Solar Cell Market: An Analysis
4.1.1 Europe Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value
4.1.2 Europe Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Region (UK, and Rest of Europe)
4.1.3 UK Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value
4.1.4 UK Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by End User (Utility, Residential, and Commercial)
4.1.5 UK Residential Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value
4.1.6 UK Commercial Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value
4.1.7 UK Utility Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value
4.1.8 Rest of Europe Thin-Film Solar Cell Market by Value
4.2 North America Thin-Film Solar Cell Market: An Analysis
4.3 Asia Pacific Thin-Film Solar Cell Market: An Analysis
4.4 RoW Thin-Film Solar Cell Market: An Analysis

5. Market Dynamics
5.1 Growth Drivers
5.1.1 Increasing Demand for Electricity
5.1.2 Rising Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Installed Capacity
5.1.3 Declining Solar Prices
5.1.4 Growing Use of Renewable Energy
5.1.5 Integration of Thin-Film Solar Cells in Electric Vehicles
5.1.6 Technological Advancements Associated with the Thin-Film Solar Cells
5.2 Challenges
5.2.1 High Installation Cost
5.2.2 Introduction of Third Generation Solar Cells
5.3 Market Trends
5.3.1 Increasing Awareness Towards Green Energy
5.3.2 Growing Popularity of CIGS Technology
5.3.3 Rising Preference of Off-Grid Electrification

6. Competitive Landscape
6.1 Global Thin-Film Solar Cell Market Players: A Financial Comparison
6.2 Global Thin-Film Solar Cell Market Players by Product Types
6.3 Global Thin-Film Solar Cell Market Players by Research and Development (R&D) Expenses

7. Company Profiles (Business Overview, Financial Overview, Business Strategy)
7.1 First Solar Inc.
7.2 Ascent Solar Technologies Inc.
7.3 Oxford Photovoltaics Limited
7.4 Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K. (Solar Frontier K.K.)

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