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PERC Solar Cells from 100 Percent Recycled Silicon

Around ten thousand tons of silicon in discarded photovoltaic modules end up on the recycling market annually in Germany. This figure will rise to several hundred thousand tons per year by 2029. Curre...

February 10, 2022
Shedding light on polymer solar cells: Illuminating how solvent additives improve efficiency

Researchers imaged nanoscale photocurrents in an all-polymer blend solar cell using photoconductive atomic force microscopy. Trace solvent additives were found to enhance polymer ordering and crystall...

February 08, 2022
Fraunhofer develops solutions to make PERC cells from 100% recycled silicon

Researchers from a German consortium have developed a solution to recycle silicon in the discarded modules on an industrial scale and reuse them to produce new PERC solar cells....

February 08, 2022
NUS researchers bring perovskite/organic tandem solar cell efficiency to record 23.6%

A team of researchers from the National University of Singapore (NUS) has set a new record in the power conversion efficiency of solar cells made using perovskite and organic materials....

January 27, 2022
Scientists observe record high hydride ion conductivity using modified lanthanum trihydride

Lanthanum trihydride, a compound of lanthanum and hydrogen, when lightly doped with oxygen shows potential as an efficient hydrogen carrier, according to a new study. Hydride ion (H--) conductors are ...

January 26, 2022
New efficiency record for solar cell technology

A research team has set a new record in the power conversion efficiency of solar cells made using perovskite and organic materials. Their latest work demonstrated a power conversion efficiency of 23.6...

January 24, 2022
Chinese team lifts all-perovskite tandem solar cell efficiency to 26.4%

Recently, the research team of Professor Tan Hairen of Nanjing University has made the latest progress in the field of all-perovskite tandem solar cells with conversion efficiency as high as 26.4%, su...

January 21, 2022
Microquanta claims record 26.63% efficiency on 4-terminal perovskite-Si tandem module

Microquanta Semiconductor, a China-based perovskite solar cell manufacturer, claimed a new efficiency record for four-terminal perovskite-Si tandem module of 26.63%, in cooperation with China Three Go...

December 27, 2021
Solar power: 'Wonder material' phosphorene nanoribbons live up to hype in first demonstration

Researchers have incorporated phosphorene nanoribbons into new types of solar cells, dramatically improving their efficiency....

December 22, 2021
Perovskite solar cell with ultra-long stability

Perovskites are the great hope for further increasing the efficiency of solar modules in the future. Until now, their short service life has been considered the biggest hurdle to their practical use, ...

December 20, 2021