• AikoSolar refreshes n-type non-silver ABC solar ce - AikoSolar has continued the innovation on the n-type ABC solar cells and recently has brought the average mass production conversion efficiency to 25.5%, according to the statement by the company said...
  • Trina Storage to deploy over 1GWh BESS projects wi - Trina Storage, the vertically integrated battery energy storage system (BESS) solutions provider, has announced the signing of the Letter of Intention (LOI) with Power Electronics, the world storage l...
  • Sungrow signs a 600 MW distribution agreement with - Sungrow, the global leading inverter and energy storage system solution supplier for renewables, forged a 600 MW strategic distribution agreement for PV inverter and battery system solutions with the ...
  • JA Solar: Continuous Expansion to 10 Billion Level - On May 18, JA Solar Technology Co., Ltd.(002459.SZ), a leading manufacturer of high-performance photovoltaic products, announced that the company intends to invest in integrated solar cell and module ...
Semitransparent selenium solar cell for applications in tandem devices

The bifacial device showed a power conversion efficiency of 5.2% on the front side through an n-type contact and 2.7% on the rear side through a p-type contact....

May 07, 2021
A stable sodium battery, without the anode

Scientists in the U.S. demonstrated a sodium-ion battery with no anode, that retained 99.93% of its initial capacity per cycle. Their design was able to overcome many of the stability issues associate...

May 06, 2021
Breaking the rules to foster green hydrogen innovation

The Danish Energy Agency has granted permission, to two power-to-X specialists, for the development of innovative projects without having to comply with the country’s energy legislation. This exemptio...

May 06, 2021
LONGi pushes N-type TOPCon solar cell to record 25.90% conversion efficiency

LONGi has set a new record conversion efficiency of 25.90% for its bifacial N-type TOPCon monocrystalline silicon solar cell that has been independently verified by the Institute for Solar Energy Rese...

April 30, 2021
Fusion Fuel, Elecnor form solar-to-hydrogen team in Spain

Dublin-based electrolyser developer Fusion Fuel Green Plc (NASDAQ:HTOO) has joined forces with infrastructure group Elecnor SA (BME:ENO) to develop solar-to-hydrogen projects in Spain....

April 30, 2021
Antimony selenide solar cell with 6.4% efficiency

Scientists in the United States have fabricated a solar cell using antimony selenide films with favorable crystalline properties. They achieved the remarkable conversion efficiency for this early-stag...

April 30, 2021
ITRPV: LargITRPV: Large formats are here to staye formats are here to stay

The 2021 edition of the International Technology Roadmap for Photovoltaics (ITRPV) was published today by German engineering association VDMA. The report, which forecasts technology trends across the ...

April 30, 2021
New Center for High Efficiency Solar Cells

With an infrastructure composed of 1000 square meters of laboratory space and state- of-the-art clean room equipment, the Center for High Efficiency Solar Cells of Fraunhofer ISE is equipped to addres...

April 29, 2021
Solar-powered desalination unit shows great promise

Freshwater accounts for only about 2.5% of water on Earth, so much of the world experiences serious water shortages. Scientists report the development of a highly efficient desalination device that us...

April 29, 2021
Enabling aluminum in batteries

Scientists in South Korea and the UK demonstrated a new cathode material for an aluminum-ion battery, which achieved impressive results in both specific capacity and cycle life. The material allows re...

April 28, 2021