Oldenburg and Brandenburg/Havel, Germany [RenewableEnergyAccess.com] aleo solar has been granted the right to distribute up to 80 percent of Johanna Solar Technology’s CIGSSe thin film solar modules under the aleo brand name for at least five years. Both companies will cooperate in the product launch. aleo solar will be responsible for product branding while Johanna Solar Technology will handle technology branding. The inventor of the thin film technology, Professor Vivian Alberts, has been monitoring the construction of the production plant in Brandenburg/Havel, Germany, since the beginning of this year. He has now been nominated for one of the World Clean Energy Awards. Professor Alberts’s unique technology makes it possible to produce modules on the basis of CIGSSe – a combination of five elements (copper, indium, gallium, sulphur and selenium) — on an industrial scale.