Solar (Photovoltaics, PV)

Harnessing natural energy

Making our planet more productive means harnessing readily available sources of energy and using them as efficiently as possible. At Linde, one of the ways we’re doing this is by supporting the photovoltaics market, a key player in the growth of renewable energy. We offer a complete portfolio of solar-grade atmospheric, specialty and dopant gases, delivery systems and sputtering targets, to help you meet today’s economic and environmental demands and position you to exceed them in the future.

Related Gases



Often used in cooling and purging applications, nitrogen is essential in the production of electronics and semiconductors


With its high stability and extremely low reactivity, argon is a critical gas used in solar wafer production.


Silane is a key raw material for the thin film deposition of amorphous and polysilicon films in the solar industry.


Ammonia serves as the most common nitrogen precursor in the growth of nitride-based thin films and epitaxial crystals. 


Phosphine is used as an ion-implantation source for n-type doping in semiconductor and solar fabrication.

Additional Gases

  • Dichloro-silane 
  • Trichloro-silane


Praxair Sputtering Targets

Sputtering Targets

Through extensive research and consistent development, we have produced a full line of high-quality sputtering targets for the electronics and semiconductor industry.

Praxair Electronic Equipment

Electronics Equipment

From purification systems to gas cabinets, we offer a complete line of gas delivery equipment and industrial gas products developed to help you store and handle hazardous materials more productively, efficiently and safely.

Praxair Industries UpTime

Up-Time® Sub-Atmospheric Gas Delivery System

Recognized globally as a leading solution for safe and cost-effective delivery of toxic materials, our Up-Time systems are used by the electronics and semiconductor industry for ion implantation and plasma doping processes.


At Linde, we work with you to optimize every step of your process. From consultation to implementation and use, we offer a range of services that help you monitor and manage your gas supply and improve your product quality.

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