Science & Technology

Module validation by app for the Australian market

02/10/2018 - 18:54

The Australian Clean Energy Regulator (CER) has announced a »Solar Panel Validation Initiative« following a one-year trial phase.... read more

36th EU PVSEC will take place from 9 to 13 September 2019 in Marseille, France

30/09/2018 - 21:23

On Friday, the 35th European Photovoltaic Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC) ended in Brussels, Belgium. Next year’s event will take... read more

Imec’s screen printed large-area nPERT solar cells surpass 23 percent efficiency

27/09/2018 - 18:30

Belgian research institute Imec announced that its latest generation of large-area monofacial screen-printed rear-emitter nPERT cells... read more

Oxford PV and Oxford University target to develop perovskite solar cell with 37 percent efficiency

27/09/2018 - 16:58

UK solar technology company Oxford Photovoltaics Ltd. announced a five year research project with the University of Oxford to develop a... read more

Canadian Solar unveils new 400+ W poly bifacial solar module

25/09/2018 - 20:44

Canadian Solar Inc. unveiled its new »BiHiKu« module, combining three industry solar PV technologies: black silicon, poly PERC, and... read more

Heraeus and Ulbrich formed manufacturing and sales partnership

24/09/2018 - 21:52

German based Heraeus Photovoltaics announced a joint manufacturing and sales partnership with Ulbrich Solar Technologies, manufacture of... read more

Solar Team Twente achieves one-two victory at European Solar Challenge

23/09/2018 - 22:48

At the »Ilumen European Solar Challenge« (IESC), a 24-hour race for solar cars supported by the »Bridgestone World Solar Challenge« on... read more

Prices for installed PV systems in the US market declined to $3.7 per Watt for residential systems

20/09/2018 - 15:34

The Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory published its latest »Tracking the Sun« report. According to the figures, installed prices... read more

Vikram Solar launches half-cut-cell module

19/09/2018 - 17:23

Indian module manufacturer and EPC company Vikram Solar Ltd. is launching a new line of solar modules consisting of 144 and 120 half-... read more

SMA America is now shipping Sunny Boy Storage inverter

17/09/2018 - 16:50

SMA America has announced that its UL listed Sunny Boy Storage-US inverter is now shipping. The company’s solution for residential... read more