Science & Technology

ANU scientists set new record with bifacial solar cells

23/08/2021 - 12:23

Scientists at The Australian National University (ANU) have produced a more efficient type of solar cell, using laser processing and... read more

Trina Solar announced efficiency of 23.56 percent for large-area PERC cells

20/08/2021 - 08:30

Trina Solar Co., Ltd. announced that its State Key Laboratory of PV Science and Technology (SKL PVST) has achieved the efficiency of 23.... read more

BEE calls for testing of alternatives to »smart meter gateways« for small PV systems

11/08/2021 - 12:11

The German Renewable Energy Federation (BEE) worry that the mandatory installation of a smart digital electricity meter would jeopardize... read more

Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change urges drastic reductions in CO2 and other greenhouse gas emissions

10/08/2021 - 10:44

»Humans are primarily responsible for global warming and observed climate change.« This is one of the key findings of the... read more

Kaco has begun shipping its 1-phase »Blueplanet NX1 M2« inverter

06/08/2021 - 10:27

German Kaco New Energy GmbH has begun shipping its »Blueplanet NX1 M2«, a 1-phase inverter addressing residential rooftop PV systems.... read more

ISE publishes solar radiation data

04/08/2021 - 12:19

In a project called »PV-Live«, German Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE and the transmission grid operator TransnetBW... read more

Sunpower and Wallbox signed strategic partnership to integrate EV charging in solar home solutions

30/07/2021 - 10:56

US solar technology and energy services provider Sunpower Corp. and provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions Wallbox Inc.... read more

Green Cell launches inverter for small off-grid PV systems up to 3 kW

29/07/2021 - 08:43

German CSG S.A. has introduced a new inverter under its Green Cell brand. The »Green Cell Solar Inverter« combines the functions of a... read more

New »Photovoltaics Report« from ISE

28/07/2021 - 11:47

German Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE has published the new »Photovoltaics Report« (PV Report). It summarizes and... read more

Sopago introduces PV system for parking lot roofing

27/07/2021 - 12:02

German Sopago GmbH has introduced a newly developed solar system for roofing large parking lots. According to the company, the target... read more