Science & Technology

German professional associations for electrical engineering and roofing trades agree PV cooperation

02/12/2022 - 14:42

The Central Association of the German Electrical and Information Technology Trades (ZVEH) and the Central Association of the German... read more

Photovoltaic system without its own inverter at Fraunhofer ICT

25/11/2022 - 17:14

Renewable energy company Baywa r.e. AG is installing a "technically very sophisticated, novel system combination of wind and solar... read more

Solyco launches »Solo« system for small and angled roofs

23/11/2022 - 14:24

In the late 1990s, module manufacturer Solon developed the »Solo« system as a coordinated unit of solar modules and mounting system. Now... read more

Pepperoni research project: Pilot line for tandem solar cells planned in Thalheim, Germany

23/11/2022 - 12:32

As part of the European research project »Pepperoni«, a pilot production line for tandem solar cells based on perovskite and silicon is... read more

REC Solar launches fifth generation of TwinPeak modules

22/11/2022 - 10:15

The Norwegian solar company REC Group has started production of the fifth generation of its TwinPeak modules. The TwinPeak 5 series... read more

Consortium receives funding for offshore PV platform

18/11/2022 - 16:01

The Dutch »Merganser« consortium is receiving project funding of € 7.8 million ($ 8.1 million) from the economic development agency RVO... read more

PV system in disused satellite dish

17/11/2022 - 15:04

»Europe’s first solar power system in a satellite dish« has been installed by Switzerland’s CKW AG – a subsidiary of energy group Axpo... read more

TU Dresden research team develops solar cell with »phase heterojunction«

17/11/2022 - 14:13

A »novel concept for solar cells« has been presented by a research group at the Integrated Center for Applied Physics and Photonic... read more

Ideas competition for »flexible and intelligent charging« of electric cars

16/11/2022 - 15:09

The online platform »Open Innovation Salzburg«, founded by Innovation and Technology Transfer Salzburg GmbH (Austria), is running an... read more

SABIC unveils new material for junction boxes of 1,500-volt installations

16/11/2022 - 14:36

Chemical company SABIC (Saudi Basic Industries Corporation) has launched a »breakthrough« polycarbonate (PC)-based copolymer resin that... read more