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  • 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 ...
A chemical tune up for better perovskites

Scientists in the United States took a closer look at the way charges move through a perovskite material, and found that replacing hydrogen in the material with a heavier isotope can both reduce therm...

October 26, 2020
New method to measure solar-powered hydrogen production

Indian researchers have used an “adaptive neuro-fuzzy inference system” to assess the performance of hydrogen production backed by a photovoltaic-thermal collector. They claim it can be applied to oth...

October 23, 2020
Organic redox flow battery with PEDOT electrodes

Swedish scientists have developed a redox flow battery with polymer electrodes, based on a special conductive polymer known as PEDOT. The battery features a water-based electrolyte based on a solution...

October 22, 2020
Australian scientists shed light on perovskite problem

Australian researchers have made a significant discovery in the fight against light-induced phase segregation in next-generation PV cells....

October 22, 2020
Armor announces 26% efficiency for organic solar cell

The French organic PV specialist has achieved the record efficiency for cells exposed to low light (1000 lux). Armor sees potential in energy-intensive applications....

October 21, 2020
Colorful perovskites: Thermochromic window technologies

Scientists report a breakthrough in developing a next-generation thermochromic window that not only reduces the need for air conditioning but simultaneously generates electricity....

October 21, 2020
Hydrogen and lithium-ion: Europe’s key to a green recovery

The promise of hydrogen as the energy source of the future has long been deliberated by manufacturers, climate professionals, and political figures. These discussions have intensified following the Eu...

October 20, 2020
Circular innovations

Slowly but surely, environmental concerns are making their way into mainstream thought throughout the PV industry. A look at recycling offers an example of this, with stakeholders trying to get ahead ...

October 19, 2020
Wärtsilä’s 9 MW battery storage system reduces demand peaks

An independent power producer, AEP OnSite Partners, will be the first to deploy Wärtsilä’s new storage product....

October 16, 2020
New algorithm to identify faults in PV systems

A new algorithm identifies five kinds of faults in PV systems, while also detecting when faults have been resolved to prevent false detections. It is based on the least significant difference test, wh...

October 14, 2020