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Finding a tech advantage as solar energy shines bright

The solar energy sector nearly doubled in 2020, according to the Solar Energy Industries Association. Much of this growth comes as consumers and commercial businesses look to cut energy costs, turn to...

July 27, 2021
New Printing Process to Increase the Stability of Perovskite Solar Cells

The technology devised by the Arizona University researchers is expected to improve perovskites stability and scale up production....

July 21, 2021
US Researchers Develop Hydrogen Energy Storage Evaluation Tool

Researchers at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) have developed a valuation tool that analyzes different energy storage technologies as part of an integrated and increasingly decarbonized e...

July 05, 2021
New cathode design promises battery sustainability

Scientists in the U.S. developed a new cathode design for lithium-ion batteries that they say could open up a range of different materials for further research. The group has high hopes that the disco...

July 01, 2021
Soaking up the sun: Artificial photosynthesis promises clean, sustainable source of energy

Humans can do lots of things that plants can't do. But plants have one major advantage over humans: They can make energy directly from the sun. That process of turning sunlight directly into usable en...

June 16, 2021
NYU researchers solve one perovskite solar cell production bottleneck

A team at the NYU Tandon School of Engineering has developed a process to solve a bottleneck in a critical step involving p-type doping of organic hole-transporting materials within the photovoltaic c...

June 11, 2021
Tool offers insight into how solar and wind impact wholesale electric prices

Berkeley Lab’s Renewables and Wholesale Electricity Prices tool allows users to compare pricing trends across locations, regions, and timeframes, down to the nodal level....

May 25, 2021
This yellow powder found in candles could make large-scale redox flow batteries cheaper, more stable

A compound used widely in candles offers promise for a much more modern energy challenge — storing massive amounts of energy to be fed into the electric grid as the need arises....

May 24, 2021
US scientists gain an atom-level view into perovskite cell efficiency

Using Department of Energy laboratories, scientists learned at the atomic level that a liquid-like motion in perovskites may explain how they efficiently produce electric currents....

May 20, 2021
Exploring defects in a solid-state electrolyte

Scientists in the U.S. used sophisticated imaging techniques to observe previously unknown defects in the crystalline structure of a solid-state electrolyte. The scientists theorize that these defects...

May 13, 2021