Science & Technology

Power-to-liquid: 200 liters of fuel from solar power and airborne CO2

25/07/2017 - 20:34

The first 200 liters of synthetic fuel from solar energy and carbon dioxide in the air has been produced using the Fischer-Tropsch... read more

Study: Bismuth could replace perovskite

23/07/2017 - 18:30

The team of researchers from the University of Cambridge and the United States have used theoretical and experimental methods to show... read more

Scientists reached 44.5 percent efficiency with CPV

17/07/2017 - 17:49

Scientists at the School of Engineering and Applied Science at the George Washington University in Washington, DC, have designed a... read more

REC Group begins production of new 50-cell mono solar panel for Japan

15/07/2017 - 18:19

Norwegian vertically integrated solar energy company REC Group began commercial production of its new 50-cell panel using... read more

US Energy Department announces $46.2 million for solar power technologies

13/07/2017 - 18:24

The US Department of Energy announced $46.2 million for 48 projects as part of its Sunshot Initiative. The projects span the programs »... read more

Aurora receives R&D grant from Canadian government

13/07/2017 - 15:54

Aurora Control Technologies Inc., a Canadian provider of measurement systems for the PV industry, received a grant for research into... read more

Solaredge launching PV inverter-integrated electric vehicle charger

12/07/2017 - 19:05

Inverter manufacturer Solaredge Technologies, Inc. is unveiling an inverter-integrated electric vehicle (EV) charger. It is embedded... read more

Jinko Solar partners with TUV Rheinland to develop testing methods for bifacial modules

12/07/2017 - 19:02

Chinese Jinko Solar Holding Co., Ltd. announced that it is partnering with German TUV Rheinland, provider of technical services for... read more

ISE appointed Hans-Martin Henning and Andreas Bett as new institute directors

12/07/2017 - 18:47

Hans-Martin Henning and Andreas Bett will assume a dual leadership position as the new institute directors of the Fraunhofer Institute... read more

Sol Voltaics raises $21.3 million

06/07/2017 - 17:30

Swedish nanowire technology provider Sol Voltaics AB has secured $21.3 million in funding from Norwegian company Watrium AS, alongside... read more