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Hybrid tandem perovskite solar cell with 18.04% efficiency

South Korean researchers claim to have developed a PV cell with a higher efficiency rate than any other tandem cell based on perovskite and organic materials....

February 07, 2021
New way to power up nanomaterials for electronic applications

Materials scientists have discovered that perovskites, a class of promising materials that could be used for low-cost, high-performance solar cells and LEDs, have a previously unutilized molecular com...

February 07, 2021
Hybrid electrodes for cheaper redox flow batteries

UK researchers have used standard carbon paper electrodes modified with electrophoretically deposited nitrogen-doped graphene (N-G) to improve the electrochemical performance of hybrid redox flow cell...

February 02, 2021
Dual passivation tech for 20.14%-efficient perovskite solar cell

Europium ions have been used by Chinese researchers to passivate both the perovskite and electron transport layer (ETL) films of a MAPbI3 perovskite solar cell. As a result, the device’s efficiency wa...

February 02, 2021
Study finds potential for colocating floating solar with hydropower in Africa

Hydropower plants across Africa could double their capacity if just 1% of their reservoirs are used to install floating solar projects, new research suggests....

February 02, 2021
Inverted perovskite solar cell with transition metal carbides achieves 19.2% efficiency

A Russian-Italian research group has developed a two-dimensional transition metal carbide, known as MXenes, to collect photocurrent in perovskite cells. The cells were built with an inverted configura...

February 01, 2021
Lithium batteries have edge over hydrogen for transport, says Australian professor

University of Western Australia Professor Ray Wills says it’s “unlikely” that hydrogen will overtake batteries as the world’s preferred transport fuel....

January 29, 2021
Mini perovskite solar module with 14.55% efficiency

The 5x5cm device was developed by a Japanese research group. The thickness of the perovskite films was increased to reduce defects and pinholes and this was achieved by adding ammonium chloride to the...

January 29, 2021
Solar material can 'self-heal' imperfections

A material that can be used in technologies such as solar power has been found to self-heal, a new study shows....

January 29, 2021
Storing oversized large scale PV with molten salt storage

Scientists from Israel and France have proposed a PV-plus-thermal-storage (PV-TS) concept that may be applied in regions with low direct solar beam radiation and high levels of global solar radiation....

January 27, 2021