Science & Technology

Research project on CIGS facade modules

26/09/2017 - 17:10

Under the direction of German research center ZSW (Centre for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research Baden-Württemberg), the research... read more

Fraunhofer ISE achieves 22.3 percent efficiency for multicrystalline solar cell

25/09/2017 - 19:37

The Freiburg, Germany-based Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE has increased its efficiency world record for... read more

Stefan Nowak receives Becquerel Prize 2017

25/09/2017 - 19:36

At the European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference (EUPVSEC), which opened yesterday, Stefan Nowak received the Becquerel Prize 2017.... read more

Japanese scientists developed washable PV cell

24/09/2017 - 18:53

Scientists from the RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science and the University of Tokyo have developed a new type of ultra-thin... read more

SMA introduces new Sunny Central 2750-EV-US inverter ahead of schedule

21/09/2017 - 19:26

Inverter manufacturer SMA announced that it is now taking orders for its Sunny Central 2750-EV-US inverter. Following closely behind the... read more

Berkeley Lab's »Utility-Scale Solar 2016« finds solar power increasingly competitive

19/09/2017 - 17:38

In the USA, median installed utility-scale PV project prices declined to $2.2 per watt(ac) or $1.7 per watt (dc), respectively, with the... read more

Renew Power launched R&D center in India

14/09/2017 - 21:08

Indian independent power producer Renew Power Ventures Pvt. Ltd. announced the opening of a new R&D center called »Sumant Sinha... read more

NREL: Utility-scale PV system cost fell nearly 30 percent last year in the USA

14/09/2017 - 19:32

The installed cost of solar power fell to record lows in the first quarter of 2017 in the USA because of the continuing decline in PV... read more

Sungrow released 1500V inverters and ESS at Solar Power International

13/09/2017 - 15:42

Chinese PV inverter manufacturer Sungrow Power Supply Co., Ltd. unveiled 1500 V string and central PV inverters as well as commercial... read more

Tigo and SMA partner to bring a rapid shutdown solution to US market

12/09/2017 - 18:28

US smart module technology provider Tigo Energy, Inc. and inverter manufacturer SMA have joined forces to deliver total compliance with... read more