Science & Technology

NREL finds up to 6¢ per kWh extra value with CSP

12/06/2014 - 01:00

CSP projects would add additional value of 5¢ per kWh to utility-scale solar energy in California if the state reaches its 33%... read more

Sungrow launches two new string inverter series

11/06/2014 - 01:00

Chinese inverter producer Sungrow Power Supply Co. Ltd. launched a series of new string inverters for residential PV systems at... read more

Soitec inaugurates pilot CPV system in Namibia

11/06/2014 - 01:00

French CPV technology provider Soitec SA and Namibian Minister of Mines and Energy Isak Katali have inaugurated a pilot CPV power plant... read more

Andalay Solar launches new PV module with plug-and-play feature

05/06/2014 - 01:00

US PV system provider Andalay Solar Inc. is expanding its product line and re-introducing its fully integrated DC Instant Connect Panel... read more

Recom launches new solar cell based on foil-wire electrode

02/06/2014 - 01:00

Greek solar producer Recom will launch a new PV module at Intersolar. The company, which claims the module will »revolutionize the... read more

US Energy Department allocates $10 million for CSP research

23/05/2014 - 01:00

The US Department of Energy (DOE) announced it will award a total of $10 million to six R&D projects developing thermochemical... read more

Jinko launches new multicrystalline module series

23/05/2014 - 01:00

Chinese solar manufacturer JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. has unveiled its new Eagle+ Series multicrystalline modules. The company claims... read more

Schmid's increases efficiency monocrystalline PERC cells to 21%

21/05/2014 - 01:00

German PV equipment maker Schmid Group announced it was able to increase the efficiency of monocrystalline PERC solar cells from 20% to... read more

ZSW and King Abdullah University of Science and Technology start thin-film PV technology partnership

07/05/2014 - 01:00

Germany’s Centre for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research Baden-Württemberg (ZSW) and the King Abdullah University of Science and... read more

Chinese solar producer tests Natcore's black silicon wafers on commercial production line

07/05/2014 - 01:00

US solar technology company Natcore Technology Inc. announced that a large unnamed Chinese solar cell manufacturer has tested Natcore's... read more