Science & Technology

KIT-Team wins Solar Decathlon 2021/22

27/06/2022 - 12:52

The »RoofKIT« from Karlsruhe, Germany took the overall victory at the Solar Decathlon Europe (SDE) 21/22. In the university competition... read more

Sono Motors and Rhenus test yield of vehicle-integrated solar cells

19/06/2022 - 12:49

Sono Motors GmbH and German logistics group Rhenus SE & Co. KG are jointly conducting a field test to determine the realistic power... read more

NREL researchers improve efficiency and stability of tandem perovskite cells

15/06/2022 - 12:28

A team at the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has developed a tandem solar cell made of two... read more

Hanger bolt for centric load application for Aerocompact mounting system

14/06/2022 - 18:16

The Austrian mounting system manufacturer Aerocompact is supplementing its »CompactPITCH« system with the »CompactPITCH XWS« hanger bolt... read more

24.9 percent efficiency with perovskite/CIS tandem solar cell

14/06/2022 - 18:00

Within the framework of the EU project PERCISTAND, which investigates thin-film compounds of perovskites and chalcogenides, a group at... read more

Wago and Intilion to use »grid boosters« for charging stations

13/06/2022 - 17:13

Wago, a supplier of connectivity and automation technology, and Intilion, a storage system provider and subsidiary of German battery... read more

Flexible-use flat roof mounting system from Altec

12/06/2022 - 19:51

German mounting system manufacturer Altec Metalltechnik GmbH presents the »ALTEC FD_OPTIFLEX-10«, a flat roof mounting system that is... read more

Premiere of »production-ready« solar car »Lightyear 0«

12/06/2022 - 19:25

The Dutch company Lightyear has presented the »production-ready« version of its solar car. Starting this month, »the very first test... read more

»Sunswift 7« to set 1,000-kilometer world record for solar cars

08/06/2022 - 18:54

The »Sunswift Racing« team from Australia’s University of New South Wales (UNSW) has officially unveiled its new »Sunswift 7« solar car... read more

TransnetBW and Tesla test home storage for grid stabilization

08/06/2022 - 17:28

»Powerwall« home storage systems from U.S.-based mobility and energy company Tesla are serving as the basis for the »PV Shift« project... read more