Science & Technology

Maxeon Solar extends warranty for IBC modules to 40 years

08/02/2022 - 14:22

Module manufacturer Maxeon Solar Technologies, Ltd. has extended the warranty for its Maxeon series with interdigitated back contact (... read more

HHI develops solar minigrid for Africa with second hand batteries and modules

07/02/2022 - 13:55

German Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institute (HHI), together with the Clausthal University of Technology, has developed a solar-powered... read more

ANU researchers achieve 22.6 percent efficiency with perovskite cell

06/02/2022 - 20:17

Researchers at the Australian National University (ANU) in Canberra have achieved a stabilized and certified efficiency of 22.6 percent... read more

ASCA acquires OPV patent portfolio from Merck

03/02/2022 - 17:54

ASCA SAS, based in Nantes, France, has acquired the production and technology patents for printed organic photovoltaics (OPV) from... read more

»HighPower« project investigates the use of GaN transistors in inverters

03/02/2022 - 17:21

In a press release dated February 1, the Fraunhofer Institute for Energy Economics and Energy System Technology IEE provided information... read more

Siemens to supply software for Thai solar hybrid power plant

28/01/2022 - 16:13

Thailand's state-owned power utility Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) is using software developed by Siemens to... read more

Spin coating now also for large-scale perovskite solar cells

27/01/2022 - 14:05

An international team of researchers has found a way to transfer the spin coating process used to produce small perovskite solar cells... read more

DIW study: High raw material prices »could thwart the energy turnaround«

26/01/2022 - 13:07

Large quantities of copper are needed for the construction of wind power and photovoltaic plants, and a lot of cobalt, lithium and... read more

Modular storage system for off-grid and grid-connected systems from Growatt

25/01/2022 - 11:27

Chinese inverter manufacturer Growatt New Energy Technology Co., Ltd. has launched a new »AXE LV« battery system to meet the growing... read more

Sharp presents new PERC half-cell modules with 400 and 410 watts

25/01/2022 - 10:35

Sharp Energy Solutions Europe expands its portfolio of solar modules with the types NU-JC400B with 400 Watt and NU-JC410 with 410 Watt.... read more