Science & Technology

Panasonic announces 25.6% efficiency for its HIT solar cell

11/04/2014 - 01:00

Japan-based electronics manufacturer Panasonic Corp. has announced that its HIT® solar cell, which is an hybrid of monocrystalline... read more

Solar-Fabrik launches two new rooftop modules

11/04/2014 - 01:00

Germany-based solar manufacturer Solar-Fabrik AG has presented Premium XM mono and Premium XM poly, two new rooftop PV modules, that... read more

ISFH announces 21.2% efficiency for PERC solar cell

11/04/2014 - 01:00

German Institute for Solar Energy Research Hamelin (ISFH) announced that it has achieved a 21.2% efficiency for an industrial PERC... read more

Stanford researchers create model to combine PV with crop production for biofuels

11/04/2014 - 01:00

A research team from Stanford University has recently created a new computer model that aims to combine the crop production for biofuels... read more

Dow Corning obtains patents for its PV encapsulant films

09/04/2014 - 01:00

US silicon-based technology company Dow Corning Corp. has secured the patents for its PV encapsulant films in the US and EU. The company... read more

Trina Solar launches new monocrystalline module

09/04/2014 - 01:00

Chinese solar manufacturer and project developer Trina Solar Ltd. has announced the launch of the Honey Ultra monocrystalline module.... read more

ABB to partner with Solar Impulse

08/04/2014 - 01:00

Swiss-Swedish power and automation technologies group ABB has formed a technology partnership with the solar-powered airplane Solar... read more

Solar Frontier announces 20.9% efficiency for CIS solar cell

03/04/2014 - 01:00

Japanese copper-indium-diselenide (CIS) thin-film module producer Solar Frontier K.K., a subsidiary of Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K.,... read more

NEC commissions large-scale renewable energy storage system in Italy

03/04/2014 - 01:00

Japanese provider of integration of IT and network technologies NEC Corporation has commissioned a large-scale renewable energy storage... read more

German universities present comprehensive online-guide for renewable energy courses

02/04/2014 - 01:00

The German Federal Ministry of Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU) and the foundation Nagelschneider-Stiftung have... read more