Science & Technology

Trina Solar reached efficiency record of 25.04 percent for large-area mono-crystalline solar cell

14/02/2018 - 16:20

Chinese Trina Solar Limited announced that its State Key Laboratory (SKL) of PV Science and Technology (PVST) has set a new record of 25... read more

UNSW and Fraunhofer ICT sign MoU for storage research

12/02/2018 - 19:24

The University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Sydney and Europe’s research institution, Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft for its Institute for... read more

Panasonic and Enphase Energy announce strategic partnership for high efficiency modules

12/02/2018 - 19:12

The Panasonic Corporation of North America announced a strategic partnership with supplier of solar microinverters Enphase Energy Inc.... read more

Ascent Solar launches 48 W portable solar charger

09/02/2018 - 19:58

US-based CIGS module manufacturer Ascent Solar Technologies Inc. launched a new »Ascent XD48« solar charger. The device will deliver up... read more

ISFH and Leibniz University achieved 26.1 percent efficiency for p-type solar cells

06/02/2018 - 18:54

German Institute for Solar Energy Research Hameln (ISFH) and German Leibniz Universität Hannover have developed a crystalline silicon... read more

PPVX significantly lower than at the beginning of the year

04/02/2018 - 14:38

In the past week, the PHOTON Photovoltaik-Aktien Index PPVX declined again, at 1,153 points, traded 3.3 per cent lower on Friday than a... read more

Hanergy announced efficiency records

02/02/2018 - 19:23

Chinese Hanergy Thin Film Power Group Limited announced two efficiency records of its subsidiary’s Solibro and Alta Devices,... read more

NREL scientists reached »remarkable stability« in perovskite solar cells

31/01/2018 - 18:34

Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) created an environmentally stable, high-... read more

Solaredge and Omron launch new DC optimized inverter in Japan

31/01/2018 - 13:48

Inverter manufacturer Solaredge Technologies, Inc. and Omron Corporation are going to launch a new three-phase DC optimized inverter for... read more

SMA and Tigo announce new TS4 rapid shutdown solution

30/01/2018 - 20:17

SMA America LLC and Tigo have announced support of a new »SunSpec« compatible module-level rapid shutdown unit. The »TS4-F (Fire Safety... read more