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Silicon-carbide inverter for medium-voltage grids

Developed by scientists from German research institute Fraunhofer ISE, the silicon-carbide device claims 98.4% efficiency and could be used in utility-scale photovoltaic projects....

January 26, 2021
A pinch of chili gives perovskites a kick

Scientists in China found that capsaicin, the natural compound responsible for a chili pepper’s spicy flavor, can also act as a ‘secret ingredient’ in perovskite solar cells, making them both more eff...

January 21, 2021
The best redox flow battery tech

Batteries based on vanadium or zinc bromide represent the cutting edge of redox flow storage tech, an international research team has claimed. They have identified challenges and opportunities for abo...

January 21, 2021
Measuring outdoor performance in perovskites

Scientists in Spain and Colombia took a closer look at the degradation mechanisms affecting perovskite solar cells, and developed a new, high throughput method to characterize their performance in an ...

January 20, 2021
New manufacturing method for kesterite solar cells

German scientists have designed a manufacturing process to reduce the thickness of the molybdenum diselenide interface layer in kesterite solar cells. They used two different configurations of silicon...

January 19, 2021
Team from Shanghai and Beijing update single-layer organic solar cells efficiency to 18.07%

The NREL of the United States updated the efficiency chart, showing that the latest efficiency of single perovskite silicon laminated solar cells is 29.5%, while the latest technology of OPV has reach...

January 18, 2021
Transparent PV-based greenhouse takes shape in Australia

Western Australia-based solar glass developer ClearVue has commenced installation of its transparent solar PV glazing panels at what will be the world’s first clear solar glass greenhouse....

January 18, 2021
Germanium-based solar cell tech for agrivoltaics

German scientists have fabricated an enhanced amorphous germanium PV cell that confines light in an ultra-thin absorber. It has the potential to combine PV with photosynthesis in new solar application...

January 15, 2021
Efficient Solar Panel Cleaning

World Market Leader SunBrush® mobil Breaks into the U.S. Market...

January 15, 2021
Seawater aqueous battery based on alloy of zinc and manganese

Scientists in the United States developed a new anode for aqueous batteries. A working battery utilizing this anode, with seawater as an electrolyte, demonstrated impressive energy density, and remain...

January 14, 2021