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Flexible perovskite solar cell with 21.0% efficiency, high durability

International researchers have placed a low-dimensional metal-halide perovskite capping layer on top of a metal-halide perovskite film to provide hermetically sealed encapsulation and enhanced photoca...

June 15, 2021
New process to recycle silicon, silver and glass from end-of-life PV panels

A €4.8 million EU-funded research project is aiming to develop a process that allows recovering all components of a photovoltaic module....

June 11, 2021
Lead halide perovskites -- a horse of a different color

Researchers have developed a novel spectroscopic technique for the study of charge carrier dynamics in lead halide perovskites....

June 11, 2021
PV modules degrade less in Nordic climates

Norwegian researchers have used a year-on-year approach, considering the combined effect of temperature, humidity, and ultraviolet irradiation, to assess the degradation rate of polycrystalline module...

June 08, 2021
Using excess heat from PV modules for lithium-extraction process

Canada-based Enertopia filed provisional patents for technology that it said could boost PV system output by 10% or more and reduce panel heat stress....

May 28, 2021
Valoe announces IBC solar cell order for specialist applications

Czech specialist module manufacturer Fill Factory has signed up to take €500,000 worth of Valoe’s inter-digitated back contact cells under a one-year supply contract....

May 28, 2021
Holograms increase solar energy yield

Researchers recently developed an innovative technique to capture the unused solar energy that illuminates a solar panel. They created special holograms that can be easily inserted into the solar pane...

May 26, 2021
Concrete Batteries Could Make Future Buildings Sustainable: Study

Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, have published a paper outlining a new concept for rechargeable batteries made of cement....

May 24, 2021
A Molecular Glue That Boosts the Efficiency of Perovskite Solar Cells

Brown University researchers identify the weak link in the cells, increasing their functionality...

May 17, 2021
Dealing with solar park visibility

Dutch researchers have studied how solar parks can be blended into the landscape across 11 “frontrunner” sites in Europe. They considered visual impact, land availability, and end-of-life issues....

May 13, 2021