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Sunpower launches »Design Studio« for system planning for private customers

10/09/2019 - 11:36

On Monday, the US solar group Sunpower Inc. launched »Design Studio«, an Internet-based software for the visualization and planning of... read more

Encavis increases equity through bonds

10/09/2019 - 11:05

The Hamburg, Germany-based solar and wind power plant operator Encavis AG issued a convertible bond in the amount of €53 million ($59... read more

Research on barriers to energy efficiency of silicon carbide

09/09/2019 - 19:28

A research group of the University of Basel, Department of Physics/Swiss Nanoscience Institute and the Paul Scherrer Institute (... read more

Innovative screen printing process allows significant reduction of silver consumption

09/09/2019 - 18:34

At the Photovoltaic Technology Evaluation Center PV-TEC of Freiburg, Germany based Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE,... read more

McKinsey sees reliability of supply threatened in Germany

09/09/2019 - 16:28

In the latest edition of its half-yearly updated »Energy Transition Index« for Germany, the business consulting firm McKinsey &... read more

Northern Ireland achieves 44 percent share of renewables in electricity production

09/09/2019 - 15:40

According to the latest report by the Northern Ireland Department for the Economy, the country has been able to significantly increase... read more

PPVX slightly down

09/09/2019 - 09:28

Last Friday, the PHOTON Photovoltaic Stock Index PPVX was listed at 1,372 points, 0.4 percent below the level of the previous week.... read more

»Europe can be completely self-sufficient with wind and sun«, study

05/09/2019 - 16:39

The potential of wind and solar energy is large enough to supply Europe with one hundred percent electricity from renewable sources. A... read more

Fraunhofer ISE increased the efficiency of silicon-based monolithic triple-junction solar cells

05/09/2019 - 16:39

Researchers at the German Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE have raised the efficiency value of monolithic triple-... read more

Powertis invest in 765 MW in solar plants in Brazil

05/09/2019 - 16:38

Spanish Powertis SA, PV developer of large-scale projects in Europe and Latin America, is developing a 765 MW photovoltaic solar... read more