Science & Technology

PPVX up 3.3 percent

13/02/2021 - 15:13

The PHOTON Photovoltaic Stock Index PPVX rose last week by 3.3 percent to 5,262 points. Its reference value NYSE Arca Oil gained 3.8... read more

TNO to investigate the effects of wind turbine shade on solar parks

12/02/2021 - 09:28

Solar parks and wind parks are being combined at an increasing number of locations. A disadvantage of this combination is that the solar... read more

Nilar introduces new batteries from 0.96 kWh to 1.73 kWh

08/02/2021 - 08:50

Swedish manufacturer of hydride batteries Nilar AB has launched two new product series »Nilar Energy« and the »Nilar Energy+« battery... read more

Longi launches new 66C type Hi-MO 4m module for distributed generation market

03/02/2021 - 09:02

The Chinese solar group Longi Green Energy Technology Co. Ltd. (Longi Solar) has launched its new 66C type Hi-MO 4 monofacial PV module... read more

Martin Green awarded with Japan Prize 2021

01/02/2021 - 10:39

UNSW Sydney solar expert Martin Green has been honoured with the Japan Prize for transforming the photovoltaics industry. The Japan... read more

Lithium-Ion technology for batteries to dominate the market over the next decade

29/01/2021 - 10:28

Lithium-ion technology is expected to continue to dominate the market for rechargeable batteries over the next decade. This is the... read more

Researchers boost efficiency of perovskite cells

29/01/2021 - 09:10

A team of scientists has increased the performance of perovskite solar cells. Russian and Italian researchers modified the cells with... read more

Researchers at the University of Hanover want to optimize BIPV

21/01/2021 - 11:38

Roof surfaces covered with photovoltaic systems are not sufficient to meet energy needs, especially in non-residential buildings. »... read more

Tesla introduces solar inverters

20/01/2021 - 07:34

Tesla has introduced new solar inverters built on Powerwall 2 technology. They are available as 3.8 kW and 7.6 kW models with an 97.5... read more

ASCA solar film for BIPV also available in gray

15/01/2021 - 13:34

German Armor Solar Power Films GmbH, a supplier of organic photovoltaic (OPV) products, has now added a shade of gray to its color range... read more