Science & Technology

DOE will support new projects to advance solar technologies with $53 million

25/10/2018 - 16:26

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced selections for up to $53 million in new projects to advance early-stage solar technologies... read more

Novel cell connector increases power by 1.9 W

25/10/2018 - 15:35

German Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE and German precious metals and technology group Heraeus are researching and... read more

Flexible solar can have significant grid benefits, study

25/10/2018 - 15:04

A new study conducted by Energy and Environmental Economics, Inc. (E3) and sponsored by First Solar, Inc. shows »that operating solar... read more

DOE announces $46 million for solar generation resiliency research

18/10/2018 - 17:47

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced up to $46 million in research funding to advance holistic solutions that provide grid... read more

Scientists develop material with silicon-like characteristics

17/10/2018 - 16:46

Scientists at the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research (MPI-P) in Mainz (Germany), together with scientists from Dresden, Leipzig,... read more

HZB researchers are used to boost the efficiency of silicon solar cells

04/10/2018 - 17:48

Scientists at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin incorporate layers of organic molecules into the solar cell to boost the theoretical limit... read more

Hanergy introduces facade integrated »HanWall« module for skyscrapers

03/10/2018 - 19:46

Chinese thin-film producer Hanergy Thin Film Power Group introduced its BIPV product »HanWall« at launch events in seven locations (... read more

EU funding for research to cost reduction of GaAs semiconductors

03/10/2018 - 19:46

The European Union has awarded an »ERC Starting Grant«, an award for young researchers at the beginning of their independent careers, to... read more

Module validation by app for the Australian market

02/10/2018 - 18:54

The Australian Clean Energy Regulator (CER) has announced a »Solar Panel Validation Initiative« following a one-year trial phase.... read more

36th EU PVSEC will take place from 9 to 13 September 2019 in Marseille, France

30/09/2018 - 21:23

On Friday, the 35th European Photovoltaic Conference and Exhibition (EU PVSEC) ended in Brussels, Belgium. Next year’s event will take... read more