Science & Technology

Department of Energy announces $128 Million in new projects to advance solar technologies

07/11/2019 - 12:08

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced selections for $128 million in new projects to advance research and development in PV,... read more

Deakin researchers find key solution to recycling solar panels

23/10/2019 - 10:31

Researchers from Deakin's Institute for Frontier Materials has found a way to extract silicon from discarded solar panels and repurpose... read more

Ingeteam launches PV string inverter featuring 1500 Vdc technology

10/10/2019 - 13:48

The Spanish inverter and system technology supplier Ingeteam Power Technology S.A. is finalizing the launch of its new Ingecon SUN 160TL... read more

Imec and PVcase announce next-generation software for bifacial systems

10/09/2019 - 15:32

The photovoltaic department of the Belgian research alliance Imec (Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre), and PVcase, a Lithuanian... read more

Sunpower launches »Design Studio« for system planning for private customers

10/09/2019 - 11:36

On Monday, the US solar group Sunpower Inc. launched »Design Studio«, an Internet-based software for the visualization and planning of... read more

Research on barriers to energy efficiency of silicon carbide

09/09/2019 - 19:28

A research group of the University of Basel, Department of Physics/Swiss Nanoscience Institute and the Paul Scherrer Institute (... read more

Innovative screen printing process allows significant reduction of silver consumption

09/09/2019 - 18:34

At the Photovoltaic Technology Evaluation Center PV-TEC of Freiburg, Germany based Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE,... read more

Fraunhofer ISE increased the efficiency of silicon-based monolithic triple-junction solar cells

05/09/2019 - 16:39

Researchers at the German Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE have raised the efficiency value of monolithic triple-... read more

ANU researchers set new record of 21.6 percent efficiency for perovskite cells

02/09/2019 - 17:50

Researchers from the Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra have a set a new record of 21.6 percent efficiency for perovskite... read more

SMA invests €5 Million in new EMC testing center

01/09/2019 - 11:06

German SMA Solar Technology AG is investing more than €5 million ($5.5 million) in a testing facility for electromagnetic compatibility... read more