Renewable energy resources: Heading in the direction of large-scale thermal storage systems
High-temperature technologies make it possible for electrothermal storage space systems for large amounts of energy from renewable sources.
May 4, 2021 // Technology, Storage, Thermal, Germany, Europe, KIT, Thomas Wetzel, Klarissa Niedermeier, Alfons Weisenburger, Walter Tromm
RWE to supply VW with German solar
10-year PPA covers 170GWh each year from the PV plant which is scheduled for completion in late 2021
Apr 30, 2021 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, Solar Park, RWE Supply & Trading, Ulf Kerstin, Anja Dotzenrath
KIT achieves 18 percent effectiveness with perovskite solar module
Scientists at the German Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) have actually produced perovskite solar modules with virtually no scaling losses. They combined serial interconnection by laser with vacuum processing of all layers of the solar cell.
Apr 28, 2021 // Technology, Germany, Europe, perovskite, PV module, KIT, efficiency, Ulrich W. Paetzold, Tobias Abzieher
Germany's intended solar public auctions growth 'not sufficient', profession bodies claim
Germany's renewable energy sector has actually stated new federal government plans to more than triple the PV capacity included in next year's auctions do not go far sufficient in sustaining long-term solar implementation.
Apr 27, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, bsw, Carsten Körnig, Simone Peter, auctions and tenders, German Renewable Energy Federation
Photovoltaic panel are contagious - yet in an excellent way: Study
The variety of photovoltaic panels within fastest distance from a home is one of the most crucial factor in identifying the possibility of that house having a photovoltaic panel, when compared with a host of socio-economic as well as group variables. This is received a brand-new research study by researchers utilizing satellite and also census data of the city of Fresno in the US, as well as using machine learning.
Apr 26, 2021 // Technology, Markets & Finance News, Germany, Solar Panels, Europe, Leonie Wenz, Anders Levermann, Kelsey Barton-Henry, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, PIK
Towards brand-new solar cells with energetic learning
Exactly how can I prepare myself for something I do not yet know? Researchers from the Fritz Haber Institute in Berlin and also from the Technical University of Munich have addressed this almost philosophical inquiry in the context of artificial intelligence. Learning is no more than making use of prior experience. In order to handle a new circumstance, one requires to have actually taken care of roughly comparable situations prior to.
Apr 26, 2021 // Technology, Germany, solar cells, Europe, Karsten Reuter
Anumar to build 300 MW solar park in Germany
The city council of Anklam in the area of Vorpommern-Greifswald, northern Germany, has voted by a bulk in favor of the building and construction of a 300 MW solar park by German designer Anumar Solar GmbH.
Apr 22, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Germany, Europe, Solar Park, Anumar
Fraunhofer ISE comes with the building of an up and down integrated 5 GW photovoltaic factory in Andalusia
German Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE is supporting the newly established company "Greenland Gigafactory" in its prep work to build a highly automated manufacturing facility for photovoltaic or pv products with a capacity of 5 GW in Spain.
Apr 21, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Spain, Germany, Europe, Andalusia, Fraunhofer Institute, Jochen Rentsch, pv factory
IBC Solar is broadening its portfolio with Van der Valk's mounting systems
German PV system supplier as well as project developer IBC Solar AG is expanding its portfolio with mounting systems from the Dutch Van der Valk Solar Systems BV.
Apr 20, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, IBC Solar AG, Van der Valk Solar Systems BV, Denis de Vette
European Hydrogen Strategies Expand, With 40,000 Kilometres Pipeline Network by 2040
Industry association European Hydrogen Backbone (EHB) has recently updated its vision for a specialized hydrogen transport framework throughout Europe, now proposing to construct an 11,600 km (which was 6,800 kilometres last year) hydrogen transport network by 2030, which would certainly come up to 39,700 kilometres (instead of 23,000 kilometres approximated last year) by 2040, aiming to deliver hydrogen among 21 nations, with additional growth after 2040.
Apr 19, 2021 // Solar to Fuel, Germany, India, Europe, Asia, hydrogen, rwe, Bosch, UNIPER, European Hydrogen Backbone, EHB
Blue Elephant Energy, UKA companion to establish 500MWp of solar in Germany
Hamburg-based solar operator Blue Elephant Energy has actually signed up with pressures with renewables developer Umweltgerechte Kraftanlagen (UKA) to develop a 500MWp solar portfolio in Germany.
Apr 15, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, Blue Elephant Energy, UKA
Meyer Burger starting heterojunction solar module shipments in July
Meyer Burger gets on track to start shipments of its very first heterojunction (HJ) solar modules made in Germany to representatives in July.
Apr 14, 2021 // Manufacturing News, USA, Germany, pv modules, Europe, heterojunction, meyer burger, Switzerland, North America
Top-list of utility-scale solar fabricators US, India, Spain and Germany dominant as ever before
Resurgent residence markets, specifically in the United States and also Spain have actually buoyed the leading EPC contractors, according to Wiki-Solar's most recent 'organization table' launched today. Swinerton Renewable Energy holds onto top slot with First Solar heading south at # 2 having trimmed its downstream tasks.
Apr 14, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, Spain, Germany, India, Europe, Asia, North America
Africa Greentec to mount solar systems in Chad
German Africa Greentec AG has signed framework contracts in Chad for the establishment of a joint venture with the nationwide electrical energy SNE. Through this unique function lorry, the German firm said it is "developing a green power supplier in the country." By the middle of this year, the initial megawatt-scale SNE diesel generators are to be replaced by solar plants.
Apr 9, 2021 // Plants, Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, PV Power Plant, Africa Greentec
Energy Storage to Steal $277B From Power Grids by 2050
Cost of lithium-ion battery to drop 68% from 2020 to 2050. Germany, France plan to invest 428m euros on associated projects.
Apr 8, 2021 // Storage, Market Research, France, Germany, Europe