Science & Technology

German Federal Network Agency warns of defects in inverters for »balcony solar«

11/06/2023 - 17:01

The German monitoring agency Bundesnetzagentur (BNEtzA) warns of »defective solar inverters for balcony systems« – small, plug-in... read more

Stanford University experiments with CIS crystals on ISS

09/06/2023 - 17:00

A research team from Stanford University has had an experiment to produce thin-film solar cells made of copper indium sulfide (CuInS2)... read more

Hurtigruten announces zero-emission cruise ship with wind and solar sails

08/06/2023 - 14:21

Shipping company Hurtigruten Norway has unveiled a concept for a »Sea Zero« cruise ship shortly before its 130th anniversary. The... read more

Caltech succeeds in wireless transport of energy in space

07/06/2023 - 19:08

In its »Space Solar Power Project« to transmit solar power generated in space to Earth, the California Institute of Technology (Caltech... read more

»The smarter E Europe«: Software to manage solar-powered commercial charging stations from Solaredge

06/06/2023 - 16:02

SolarEdge Technologies has teamed up with Wevo Energy, a start-up specializing in electric car charging software, in which SolarEdge is... read more

»The smarter E Europe«: Coating system to enable one percent more efficiency for half, multi- and shingle cells

06/06/2023 - 15:05

Singulus Technologies, a production equipment manufacturer based in Kahl am Main, Germany, specializing in thin-film technology and... read more

Solar Decathlon building becomes research base for disaster management technology

06/06/2023 - 14:17

A building designed at Darmstadt University of Technology (TU Darmstadt) for the 2009 international solar architecture competition »... read more

Maxeon reports 24.7 percent for »Maxeon 7« series module

05/06/2023 - 16:45

Cell and module manufacturer Maxeon Solar Technologies, Ltd. reports a module efficiency world record of 24.7 percent for a Maxeon 7... read more

Slenergy presents preconfigured system »iShare-Home«

02/06/2023 - 13:48

Slenergy Technology (A.H.) Co., Ltd. from Chuzhou, China, announced its entry into the German market on May 31 and took the opportunity... read more

Large heat pumps could meet Germany's heating needs one and a half times over

02/06/2023 - 12:25

A study prepared by German thinktank Agora Energiewende in cooperation with the Fraunhofer Institute for Energy Infrastructures and... read more