Science & Technology

Ideal Power to supply Sharp with battery converters for its SmartStorage technology

31/07/2014 - 01:00

US inverter and battery converter producer Ideal Power Inc. has signed a multi-year purchase agreement with Japanese electronics... read more

Shin-Etsu unveils new technology for monocrystalline cell manufacturing

28/07/2014 - 01:00

Japanese chemical company Shin-Etsu Chemical Co. Ltd. has launched a new technology for the production of monocrystalline silicon solar... read more

Magnolia Solar to use nanotechnology in solar cell production

24/07/2014 - 01:00

US thin-film solar cell developer Magnolia Solar Corp. announced it will integrate nanotechnology into its CIGS and III-V solar cell... read more

AMPT launches new string optimizer

10/07/2014 - 01:00

US Power conversion technology developer AmptLLC has launced a new string optimizer. The device is a DC power converter with multiple... read more

Meyer Burger provides Choshu Industry Corp. with cell tester

10/07/2014 - 01:00

Swiss equipment manufacturer Meyer Burger Technology AG announced it has provided Japanese solar producer Choshu Industry Corporation (... read more

Heraeus relocates its solar R&D activities in the US

10/07/2014 - 01:00

German precious metals and technology group Heraeus announced that it will relocate its R&D activities related to its solar business... read more

China Sunergy cooperates with 48th Research Institute of China Electronics Technology Group Corporation on solar research

08/07/2014 - 01:00

Chinese solar cell and module manufacturer China Sunergy Co. Ltd. (CSUN) announced that its R&D subsidiary China Sunergy (Nanjing)... read more

Toshiba supplies lithium-titanate battery for 2 MW energy storage project in the UK

27/06/2014 - 01:00

Japanese engineering and electronics conglomerate Toshiba Corp.announced it will provide its lithium-titanate battery 1MWh SCiB™ for a 2... read more

Fraunhofer ISE helps Natcore use black silicon for solar cell production

16/06/2014 - 01:00

Germany-based Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE will assist US thin-film technology company Natcore Technology Inc. in... read more

NREL finds up to 6¢ per kWh extra value with CSP

12/06/2014 - 01:00

CSP projects would add additional value of 5¢ per kWh to utility-scale solar energy in California if the state reaches its 33%... read more