Established in 1999, Q-Cells is the world's largest manufacturer of photovoltaic (PV) cells. [ [http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/story?id=51597 Q-Cells Top Cell Producer Worldwide] ] Its core business is the development, production and marketing of high-quality mono- and multicrystalline photovoltaic cells. [http://www.renewableenergyaccess.com/rea/partner/story;jsessionid=DA31EEA7021F7107C50B1323E9A5C374?id=39872 Evergreen Solar and Q-Cells Announce Partnership with REC] ]

Since commencing production in 2001, Q-Cells has grown rapidly and now employs more than 1000 people at its site in Bitterfeld-Wolfen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.

Q-Cells has developed the performance of its cells as well as its technological production processes. Q-Cells is also developing additional important technologies through partnerships for the commercialization of these technologies.

Its cells are sometimes marked with a small capital 'Q' near a corner [http://www.wipo.int/ipdl/en/madrid/key.jsp?KEY=843568 Trademark registration] ] .

ee also

*List of photovoltaics companies
*Photovoltaic array
*Solar power


External links

* [http://www.dw-world.de/dw/article/0,2144,1732306,00.html Germany's Solar Explosion]
* [http://www.renewableenergyaccess.com/rea/news/story?id=49199 Q-Cells AG Opens PV Sales Branch in Japan]
* [http://www.q-cells.com/ Company's Website]
* [http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601100&sid=axmkjx9x17oI&refer=germany Aleo Solar Will Purchase 1,270 Megawatts of Cells From Q-Cells]
* [http://www.bloomberg.com/apps/news?pid=20601100&sid=aD0vlZpuwZkM&refer=germany Q-Cells Plans 5 Billion Ringgit Malaysian Investment, Star Says]

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