Science & Technology

Ascent selected by DLR for further testing

20/02/2018 - 17:52

US-based CIGS module manufacturer Ascent Solar Technologies Inc. has been selected by the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für... read more

Kaco introduces new battery inverter »50.0 TL3-S«

20/02/2018 - 17:48

German PV inverter manufacturer Kaco New Energy GmbH introduces the new 50 kW bidirectional battery inverter »Blueplanet gridsave 50.0... read more

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