Science & Technology

Hyundai, OCI Solar Power and CPS Energy partners to research recycled EV batterie as solar energy storage

17/09/2021 - 12:08

South Korean Hyundai Motor Group in partnership with US solar developer OCI Solar Power and utility CPS Energy aims to test recycled... read more

Sono Motors supports bidirectional charging project in Utrecht

16/09/2021 - 12:13

German Sono Motors GmbH has signed a cooperation agreement with the Dutch project »We Drive Solar« in the city of Utrecht. According to... read more

Solaria introduces new 430 watt solar panel in March 2022

15/09/2021 - 12:37

US-based solar PV technology and systems company Solaria Corporation announced a new »PowerXT 430R-PL« solar panel with an output of 430... read more

Scientists to study climate-neutral fruit growing with Agri-PV system

14/09/2021 - 11:21

German BayWa r.e. AG and the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, together with other partners, have set up an Agri-PV... read more

Toshiba announced efficiency of 15.1 percent for its polymer film-based perovskite large-area PV module

13/09/2021 - 12:48

Japanese engineering and electronics conglomerate Toshiba Corp. has developed a new coating method for the perovskite layer that boosts... read more

Tesla receives patent for laser cleaning of glass surfaces on cars and PV systems

13/09/2021 - 09:41

The U.S. Patent Office has granted U.S. automaker Tesla a patent for laser cleaning of glass surfaces. Title: » Pulsed laser cleaning of... read more

Trina Solar publishes white paper on global inverters matching for Vertex series modules

13/09/2021 - 08:28

Trina Solar Co., Ltd has published a white paper on inverter matching for its Vertex Series PV modules, including 410 W, 510 W, 550 W,... read more

HZB uses electricity-producing house facade as »real laboratory«

09/09/2021 - 11:32

German Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin (HZB) has put the solar facade of a new research building into operation. The system has an output of 50... read more

New efficiency record for flexible solar cells

08/09/2021 - 10:19

The Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research (EMPA) reports a new efficiency record of 21.38 percent for CIGS solar... read more

SMA commissions new test center for electromagnetic compatibility

26/08/2021 - 11:04

German SMA Solar Technology AG has opened a new test center for electromagnetic compatibility (EMC). According to the company, this... read more