Science & Technology

Fraunhofer ISE spin-off PV2+ announces pilot production for solar cells with copper conductors

02/09/2022 - 16:33

PV2+ GmbH, a spin-off company of the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE in Freiburg, Germany, has announced to set up a... read more

Toshiba reports successful testing of grid-forming inverter

01/09/2022 - 14:43

Japanese electronics company Toshiba Corporation has tested the prototype of a grid-forming (GFM-) microgrids. GFM-inverters can perform... read more

Trina Solar surpasses 24% mark for aperture efficiency of a Vertex module

29/08/2022 - 18:15

At the »State Key Laboratory of PV Science and Technology« in Changzhou, the research center of Chinese solar group Trina Solar Ltd., a... read more

Event tip: Webinars on Agri-PV and Floating PV

25/08/2022 - 11:52

On August 30, Dutch consulting and events company Solarplaza International BV, in cooperation with the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar... read more

Fronius presents life cycle assessment for »Tauro« inverter

23/08/2022 - 18:13

Fronius International GmbH has subjected its »Tauro« 50-kilowatt inverter, designed for large photovoltaic systems, to a life cycle... read more

ESA presents cost vs. benefit studies on solar power plants in space

23/08/2022 - 16:17

The European Space Agency (ESA) has launched a Request for Information (RFI) to companies and organizations for its »Solaris« program on... read more

Artificial leaves produce solar hydrogen

22/08/2022 - 16:44

A research team at the University of Cambridge has developed floating »artificial leaves« which can be used to produce synthesis gas... read more

Hydrogen component for »flagship project« of Baywa r.e. and Lhyfe subject to reservation

21/08/2022 - 20:57

Renewable energy company Baywa r.e. AG announced it had been selected for a PV and hydrogen project by the French municipal association... read more

DC/DC converter for large systems from Alencon

16/08/2022 - 18:46

Alencon Systems LLC of Hatboro (US state of Pennsylvania) is launching the »CUBE« (Combined Universal Buck/Boost Power Electronics) DC/... read more

700 Watt module »HTJ Hyper-Ion« from Risen Energy with half cells and steel frame certified

15/08/2022 - 15:24

Chinese Risen Energy Co. Ltd. has received the certificates IEC 61215 and IEC 61730 for its module series »HTJ Hyper-Ion« from TÜV Süd.... read more