Science & Technology

ISFH-CalTeC is »designated test centre« for the confirmation of solar cell world records

17/01/2018 - 17:59

The Solar Cells Laboratory of the Calibration and Test Center (CalTeC) at the German Institute for Solar Energy Research (ISFH) is now... read more

Sungrow launches 3.125 MW 1500 Vdc turnkey station

16/01/2018 - 21:30

Sungrow Power Supply Co., Ltd launched the SG3125HV, the company's latest 3.125 MW 1500Vdc turnkey station, along with its string... read more

Suntech achieves volume production of black silicon solar cells

09/01/2018 - 14:53

Wuxi Suntech Power Co., Ltd. announced that its self-developed high efficiency black silicon solar cell has been successfully put into... read more

Verditek announced partnership with Paragraf to develop graphene based solar panel

21/12/2017 - 19:38

British Verditek plc and Cambridge based Paragraf Ltd announced a Joint Development Programme (JDP) targeting new solar technology. »The... read more

Oxford PV bags €15 million from EIB

21/12/2017 - 17:01

Oxford Photovoltaics Germany GmbH, a subsidiary of British Oxford Photovoltaics Ltd., received €15 million ($17,7 million) from European... read more

Solar Frontier achieves thin-film solar cell efficiency of 22.9 percent

21/12/2017 - 16:57

Japanese thin film solar cell manufacturer Solar Frontier K.K. has set a new world record for thin-film solar cell efficiency. In joint... read more

Department of Energy announces $12 million for solar research

20/12/2017 - 12:36

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced $12 million in new funding for eight projects to advance predictive modeling capabilities... read more

ARENA awarded 20 Australian R&D solar projects with $29 million

14/12/2017 - 17:37

On behalf of the Australian Government, the Australian Renewable Energy Agency (ARENA) has awarded AUD 29.2 million (USD 22,1 million)... read more

Greatcell Solar bags AUD 6 million ARENA grant

14/12/2017 - 17:31

Australian solar cell producer Greatcell Solar Limited has signed another funding agreement with the Australian Renewable Energy Agency... read more

EU project »MinWaterCSP« deliver preliminary results

05/12/2017 - 19:12

In the research project »MinWaterCSP« a consortium aims to reduce the annual water consumption of a Concentrated Solar Power plant (CSP... read more