Science & Technology

NABCEP launched new PV specialist certification applications

20/07/2018 - 09:57

The North American Board of Certified Energy Practitioners (NABCEP) announced the launch of its new PV Design, PV Installer, and PV... read more

Stadtwerke München and Coneva develop integrated energy management

19/07/2018 - 10:49

German utility Stadtwerke München (SWM) and the energy service provider Coneva GmbH, which belongs to SMA Solar Technology AG, intend to... read more

Enel inaugurates its new »Innovation Hub«

16/07/2018 - 17:49

Italian utility Enel SpA inaugurated its new »Innovation Hub & Lab« in Passo Martino, in the province of Catania. According to the... read more

Trina Solar achieves efficiency of 20.16 percent for industrially-produced multi-crystalline silicon PERC cells

15/07/2018 - 10:37

Chinese Trina Solar Limited has achieved an average efficiency of 20.16 percent for its industrially-produced P-type multi-crystalline... read more

UL launches solar inspection certificate service for small PV power plants

09/07/2018 - 17:35

Underwriters Laboratories LLC (UL) offers a new PV power plant certificate: a solar plant verification and inspection service for... read more

Soltec opens bifacial tracker evaluation center

06/07/2018 - 11:19

Soltec, manufacturer and supplier of horizontal single-axis solar trackers and related services in large ground-mount PV projects, is... read more

KIT and TenneT try out superconductor technology at 380 kV level

29/06/2018 - 11:24

The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and the German network operator TenneT are jointly conducting a feasibility study on the use... read more

Three new perovskite solar cell concepts with efficiencies of 25 percent or more

17/06/2018 - 20:24

At the WCPEC-7 (World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion) in Waikoloa (Hawaii), which ended last Friday, three perovskite-... read more

PHOTON Module Test Workshop at Intersolar Europe and EU PVSEC

13/06/2018 - 18:25

At the workshop »The PHOTON Module Test - Results and Outlook« at this year's Intersolar Europe in Munich on 21 June 2018 (1.30 pm to 4... read more

Manz launches redesigned »Speedpicker«

06/06/2018 - 17:08

German PV equipment manufacturer Manz AG launched its redesigned automation solution for handling crystalline silicon wafers in the... read more