Development of novel materials, processes and supportive actions


WP5. Dissemination, exploitation and standards contribution

15The objective of this WP concerns the work made within the project will have a Europe wide audience to allow to the partners to take advantage of the project and take benefit of the development for further marketing.

• To support protection of intellectual property resulting from the project, by ensuring that the relevant partner can patent the technologies, design and applications.
• To disseminate a full range of scientific, technological material/process non-confidential knowledge generated within SolarDesign to the business (end application sectors), technology providers, and the science community.
• To standardise design rules ensuring an optimal exploitation of developed processes.
• To implement a complete cost of ownership analysis of developed processes, including the tooling issues.
• To take into account Life Cycle Assessment for the manufacturing and the end-of-life of thin film photovoltaic modules.