EU 2020

STARCELL will develop a cost effective material to substitute CRMs in PV technologies, based on earth abundant elements with very low toxicity.

Project: H2020-NMBP-03-2016-720907 / Coordination: IREC

This project has received funding from the European H2020 Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement no 720907. Sole responsibility lies with the authors and the European Commission is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information contained therein.

Timeframe STARCELL runs from 1 January 2017 - 31 December 2019

  • Irec
  • CEA
  • EMPA Materials Science & Technology
  • Uppsala Universitet
  • Imperial college London
  • HZB Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin
  • Martin-Luther Universität Halle-Wittenberg
  • Midsummer
  • Wirec Weee International Recycling
  • Ayesa
  • AIST National Institute of Advanced industrial science and technology
  • Duke University


  1. STARCELL participates in the Science Festival 10alamenos9 in Barcelona

    Dr. Edgardo Saucedo represents STARCELL project in the Science Festival 10alamenos9 presenting the project to young students READ MORE

  2. Vermut amb Energia (Vermut with Energy)!!!

    IREC participates in the outreach activity "Vermut amb Energia" organized by the "Fabrica del Sol" from the Barcelona's City Hall. READ MORE

  3. IREC team publishes a Review Paper in the prestigious journal Advanced Materials

    IREC was invited for the prestigious high impact factor journal Advanced Materials to publish a perspective paper about the status of kesterite READ MORE

  4. STARCELL promoted in the journal Energías Renovables

    AYESA published an article for the general dissemination of STARCELL in the journal Energías Renovables READ MORE