Science & Technology

Study on hydrogen and power grid: energy turnaround in Europe feasible even without imports

17/07/2023 - 12:56

A study by the Technical University of Berlin and the Danish University of Aarhus contains »good news for the energy transition«: the... read more

Research group analyzes microclimate in electronics housings using the example of a solar inverter

13/07/2023 - 16:57

A research group at the German Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration IZM, in collaboration with the European Center... read more

»Energy weather index« to make solar and wind power prices transparent in short-term trading

12/07/2023 - 16:43

An »energy weather index« developed by German meteorologist Robin Girmes, which is published free of charge and updated daily under the... read more

Germany's first agri-PV system on hop field inaugurated

12/07/2023 - 15:37

Solar power generation and hop cultivation can take place together on the same site, as a project in the Hallertau region shows. Here,... read more

Solevi offers electroluminescence inspection with drones

12/07/2023 - 12:08

After its founding in May of this year and its premiere at the trade fair Intersolar Europe, the start-up company Solevi GmbH from... read more

New standardizable test method for module back sheets in progress

07/07/2023 - 10:09

The Fraunhofer Center for Silicon Photovoltaics CSP in Halle, Germany is working with a research consortium on an improved test method... read more

Approval process begins for »innovative storage power plant« at Jänschwalde lignite site

06/07/2023 - 13:44

An »innovative storage power plant« (ISPP) is to be built at the site of the Jänschwalde lignite-fired power plant and opencast mine,... read more

Research project seeks means against »thermal runaway« of Li-Ion-batteries

05/07/2023 - 17:21

Coordinated by the Energy Storage Technologies Research Center EST at Clausthal University of Technology, Germany, research and industry... read more

Australian grid operator installs first pole-mounted »community batteries«

05/07/2023 - 15:32

The Australian grid operator Ausgrid has integrated the »first power pole mounted battery« into the overhead network of a local grid in... read more

Vertically mounted 2-megawatt plant inaugurated in Austria

04/07/2023 - 15:55

An agri-photovoltaic plant with a capacity of two megawatts has been inaugurated in Gabersdorf (Styria) by Austrian Vice Chancellor... read more