• 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 ...
On the road to invisible solar panels: How tomorrow's windows will generate electricity

Researchers demonstrate the first transparent solar cell. Their innovative technique rests on a specific part of the solar cell: the heterojunction, made up of thin films of materials responsible for ...

January 06, 2021
First glimpse of polarons forming in a promising next-gen energy material

Polarons affect a material's behavior, and may even be the reason that solar cells made with lead hybrid perovskites achieve extraordinarily high efficiencies in the lab. Now scientists have used an X...

January 06, 2021
Stanford scientists gain insight on polaron distortion in perovskite solar cells

Polaron formation in perovskite solar cells has been indicated in scientific research as a possible factor for making this kind of cell particularly efficient, although the mechanism behind polarons’ ...

January 06, 2021
‘Water battery’ a winner for Australian university

In the first year of operation, the thermal energy storage tank saved 4,232 tonnes of CO2 emissions – with 3,082 tonnes saved by the University of the Sunshine Coast through using solar power instead ...

December 31, 2020
Australian research improves scope, efficiency of PV light sensitizers

Australian scientists have developed an algorithm to increase both the efficiency and compatibility of light sensitizers in solar panels....

December 23, 2020
The World’s First Rotary Casting Monocrystalline Silicon Furnace Has Been Successfully Developed by LDK Solar

The world’s first rotary casting monocrystalline silicon furnace has been successfully developed by LDK Solar Technology Group and a team led by academician Chen Xianhui through modification of existi...

December 23, 2020
Transforming clean energy technology

A team of researchers has developed a new method of harnessing solar energy, moving us closer to a clean energy future....

December 18, 2020
Akcome Successfully Conducts HJT Solar Cell Trial Production

On December 15, Jiangsu Akcome Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “Akcome” or “the company”) announced that its subsidiary, Zhejiang Akcome Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd....

December 17, 2020
Digital tool to monitor PV plant construction

U.K.-based Above has developed a digital approach to unifying PV plant testing and inspection data. The company said the new tool can create a permanent digital record for the future....

December 17, 2020
Colored facade solar panels with 13.8% efficiency

Dutch startup Solarix has developed a new line of facade solar panels featuring 13.8% efficiency and output ranging from 110 to 180 W, depending on the module size and color. The panels can be bolted ...

December 16, 2020