Science & Technology

Premiere of »production-ready« solar car »Lightyear 0«

12/06/2022 - 19:25

The Dutch company Lightyear has presented the »production-ready« version of its solar car. Starting this month, »the very first test... read more

»Sunswift 7« to set 1,000-kilometer world record for solar cars

08/06/2022 - 18:54

The »Sunswift Racing« team from Australia’s University of New South Wales (UNSW) has officially unveiled its new »Sunswift 7« solar car... read more

TransnetBW and Tesla test home storage for grid stabilization

08/06/2022 - 17:28

»Powerwall« home storage systems from U.S.-based mobility and energy company Tesla are serving as the basis for the »PV Shift« project... read more

Sharp achieves 32.65 percent efficiency with flexible solar module

07/06/2022 - 14:50

Japanese electronics company Sharp has achieved an efficiency of 32.65 percent with a flexible solar module based on triple junction... read more

Agri-PV kit for the garden from GridParity

06/06/2022 - 18:22

German GridParity AG presented its new Agri-PV system for the garden at Intersolar in mid-May. The sample installation shown at the... read more

Solar Decathlon Europe in Wuppertal opens on June 10

03/06/2022 - 12:43

Solar Decathlon Europe (SDE) 21/22 in Wuppertal, Germany will be open to the public starting Friday (June 10). The university... read more

Sono Motors and Chereau to power refrigerator trucks with solar energy

02/06/2022 - 14:52

Sono Motors GmbH and Chereau S.A.S., a French manufacturer of refrigerated truck bodies, are cooperating on the development and testing... read more

Innovation Award for unconventional solar facade

02/06/2022 - 13:37

At the »Innovationspreis Reallabore 2022«, presented by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Climate Protection, the solar... read more

Fraunhofer ISE achieves world record for concentrator solar cells

02/06/2022 - 12:24

Based on a six-year-old development by Freiburg, Germany-based Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE and French... read more

Innovations in storage systems and wallboxes from Senec

02/06/2022 - 12:24

For the fourth quarter of this year and in initially limited quantities, German electricity storage manufacturer Senec GmbH, which is... read more