Science & Technology

Photovoltaic system without its own inverter at Fraunhofer ICT

25/11/2022 - 17:14

Renewable energy company Baywa r.e. AG is installing a "technically very sophisticated, novel system combination of wind and solar... read more

Solyco launches »Solo« system for small and angled roofs

23/11/2022 - 14:24

In the late 1990s, module manufacturer Solon developed the »Solo« system as a coordinated unit of solar modules and mounting system. Now... read more

Pepperoni research project: Pilot line for tandem solar cells planned in Thalheim, Germany

23/11/2022 - 12:32

As part of the European research project »Pepperoni«, a pilot production line for tandem solar cells based on perovskite and silicon is... read more

REC Solar launches fifth generation of TwinPeak modules

22/11/2022 - 10:15

The Norwegian solar company REC Group has started production of the fifth generation of its TwinPeak modules. The TwinPeak 5 series... read more

Consortium receives funding for offshore PV platform

18/11/2022 - 16:01

The Dutch »Merganser« consortium is receiving project funding of € 7.8 million ($ 8.1 million) from the economic development agency RVO... read more

PV system in disused satellite dish

17/11/2022 - 15:04

»Europe’s first solar power system in a satellite dish« has been installed by Switzerland’s CKW AG – a subsidiary of energy group Axpo... read more

TU Dresden research team develops solar cell with »phase heterojunction«

17/11/2022 - 14:13

A »novel concept for solar cells« has been presented by a research group at the Integrated Center for Applied Physics and Photonic... read more

Ideas competition for »flexible and intelligent charging« of electric cars

16/11/2022 - 15:09

The online platform »Open Innovation Salzburg«, founded by Innovation and Technology Transfer Salzburg GmbH (Austria), is running an... read more

SABIC unveils new material for junction boxes of 1,500-volt installations

16/11/2022 - 14:36

Chemical company SABIC (Saudi Basic Industries Corporation) has launched a »breakthrough« polycarbonate (PC)-based copolymer resin that... read more

TÜV Rheinland develops test standard for BIPV modules

15/11/2022 - 12:12

German testing service provider TÜV Rheinland has developed a standard for certifying solar modules for building integrated... read more