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ASCA increases performance of organic solar cells by integrating new semiconductors

By using new semiconductor materials, organic solar cell expert ASCA has increased the efficiency of its modules by 40 percent. The new components are supplied by Taiwanese company Raynergy Tek....

October 29, 2021
Saule Technologies Perovskite Cells Hits Impressive 25.5% Efficiency

The laboratory measurements at the Fraunhofer ISE group of Dr. Uli Würfel confirm: Saule Technologies perovskite photovoltaic cells are able to work with 25.5% efficiency in operating conditions for I...

October 14, 2021
Solar Cells with Ferroelectric Crystal Lattice Produce 1,000 Times More Power

Researchers from Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg (MLU), Germany, have developed a lattice arrangement of three different layers of ferroelectric crystals that induced a powerful effect in so...

August 06, 2021
Fraunhofer ISE, partners to test floating PV structures on open pit lake in Germany

German research organisation The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (Fraunhofer ISE) has teamed up with the Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg (BTU) and renewables com...

July 06, 2021
Researchers Create 68.9%-efficient PV Cell for Laser energy Transmission

At the recently held 48th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, researchers from the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE presented their achievement of a record conversion efficiency...

July 02, 2021
Fraunhofer ISE unveils 68.9%-efficient III-V solar cell for laser energy transmission systems

The German research institute said the gallium arsenide cell has achieved the highest efficiency to date for the conversion of light into electricity....

June 30, 2021
German Researchers Fabricate Black Perovskite Cells with 15% Efficiency

Scientists report on the fabrication of a ‘black perovskite‘ PV device — a solar cell based on all-organic cesium-lead iodide (CsPbI3) — by thermal evaporation....

June 22, 2021
Saules Technologies opens perovskite solar cell factory in Poland

The Polish perovskite solar cell specialist claims to be the first company in the world to have commissioned commercial production of the technology....

June 18, 2021
Scientists in Germany Develop Cost-effective Solar Cell Deposition Method

Researchers led by the Technical University of Ilmenau in Germany claim that if silicon dioxide (SiO2) films are deposited at room temperature without complex vacuum systems, they can be a good, cost-...

June 10, 2021
Simplifying solar cell deposition

Scientists in Germany have developed a new process for deposition of silicon dioxide layers during cell production. Without the need for high pressure, flammable gases, or vacuum conditions, the proce...

June 09, 2021