Science & Technology

Panasonic announces 25.6% efficiency for its HIT solar cell

11/04/2014 - 01:00

Japan-based electronics manufacturer Panasonic Corp. has announced that its HIT® solar cell, which is an hybrid of monocrystalline... read more

ISFH announces 21.2% efficiency for PERC solar cell

11/04/2014 - 01:00

German Institute for Solar Energy Research Hamelin (ISFH) announced that it has achieved a 21.2% efficiency for an industrial PERC... read more

Trina Solar launches new monocrystalline module

09/04/2014 - 01:00

Chinese solar manufacturer and project developer Trina Solar Ltd. has announced the launch of the Honey Ultra monocrystalline module.... read more

Dow Corning obtains patents for its PV encapsulant films

09/04/2014 - 01:00

US silicon-based technology company Dow Corning Corp. has secured the patents for its PV encapsulant films in the US and EU. The company... read more

ABB to partner with Solar Impulse

08/04/2014 - 01:00

Swiss-Swedish power and automation technologies group ABB has formed a technology partnership with the solar-powered airplane Solar... read more

Solar Frontier announces 20.9% efficiency for CIS solar cell

03/04/2014 - 01:00

Japanese copper-indium-diselenide (CIS) thin-film module producer Solar Frontier K.K., a subsidiary of Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K.,... read more

NEC commissions large-scale renewable energy storage system in Italy

03/04/2014 - 01:00

Japanese provider of integration of IT and network technologies NEC Corporation has commissioned a large-scale renewable energy storage... read more

German universities present comprehensive online-guide for renewable energy courses

02/04/2014 - 01:00

The German Federal Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) and the foundation Nagelschneider-Stiftung have... read more

Heliatek announces 7% efficiency for a transparent solar cell


German manufacturer of high-end solar films Heliatek GmbH announced it has reached a 7% efficiency for an organic transparent solar cell... read more

Panasonic launches off-grid PV power package for areas without electricity


Japan-based electronics manufacturer Panasonic Corp. has launched the Power Supply Container, a stand-alone photovoltaic power package... read more