A 3000km Odyssey Across Australia Powered By Only Sunlight
Has there ever before been a solar endurance rally such as this one? Not on your life. Forty 4 solar-powered autos from 20 nations went into the 2019 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge (BWSC), a 3000 kilometres (1,875 miles) endurance rally throughout the red continent from Darwin to Adelaide with the center of Australia, and also less than half the autos completed.
Apr 29, 2020 // Transport, USA, Japan, Canada, Saudi Arabia, Sweden, Germany, UK, Italy, China, Australia, Europe, Asia, Oceania, Netherlands, North America, Turkey, Bridgestone World Solar Challenge, Chris Selwood
Manz to partly return to procedures after Easter
The PV manufacturing devices supplier claimed its workers will certainly go back to operate at to 2 areas in Germany as intended after the Easter break, regardless of problems regarding the Covid-19 pandemic.
Apr 10, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, Germany, Italy, Europe, Martin Drasch, covid-19, WESTERN EUROPE, Manz
A mechanical method for PV module recycling
An Italian consortium has actually created a panel reusing procedure it asserts can recuperate as much as 99% of basic materials. The programmers declare their method takes just 40 secs to totally reuse a basic panel, depending upon dimension as well as reusing website problems.
Apr 1, 2020 // Technology, Italy, Europe, recycling, Mauro Zilio
Jinko signs up with Covid-19 battle
The module titan today introduced it will certainly give away a million things of individual safety devices to the Asian as well as european nations presently fighting the spread of the unique coronavirus.
Mar 30, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance, Spain, Portugal, France, Germany, Italy, South Korea, China, United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, Switzerland, Netherlands, Belgium, Turkey, Austria, Norway, covid-19
Solar glass business blog posts excellent numbers-- yet recognizes Covid-19 hazard
Xinyi Solar reported document earnings previously this month, not remarkably motivating favorable broach prolonging its strategies to increase manufacturing capability this year as well as following. Nonetheless, with PV need in Europe trick to its returns, the firm has actually approved the coronavirus epidemic might have an influence this year.
Mar 25, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Residential, Markets & Finance, Canada, Spain, Germany, Italy, China, Hong Kong, Ukraine, Europe, Asia, Netherlands, North America, Turkey, Xinyi Solar, covid-19
3SUN compelled to shut heterojunction plant in Sicily on bigger closures throughout Italy
Italian utility, Enel has actually been compelled to shut its solar production procedures using subsidiary, 3SUN, because of brand-new Italian federal government regulations on 22 March 2020, that included the closure of all non-essential manufacturing centers throughout all Italian regions.
Mar 24, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Italy, Enel, pv modules, Europe, c-si manufacturing, tracker, monocrystalline wafer, heterojunction solar cell, Coronavirus, covid-19, 3sun
Enel's take-home pay rises by 17.4% among Covid-19 concerns
Enel's web normal earnings has actually risen by 17.4%, with earnings raising to EUR80.3 m in 2019 from EUR75.5 m in 2018.
Mar 23, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Italy, Enel, Europe, covid-19, Francesco Starace
Italian PPA-linked solar profile offered
Chinese-Canadian module maker Canadian Solar and also Italy's Manni Energy have actually marketed 5 PV plants with a complete generation ability of 17 MW to Dutch independent power manufacturer Sonnedix. The Sicilian projects are amongst Italy's initial functional unsubsidized PV centers.
Mar 23, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance, Canadian Solar, Italy, PPA, China, Sonnedix, Europe, Asia, Manni Energy
Nonrenewable fuel source titans bank on overseas PV
Norwegian power manufacturer Equinor and also Italian oil specialist Saipem have actually signed up with pressures to develop floating PV projects for near-coastal applications. Both firms intend to utilize an innovation created by Moss Maritime, a device of Saipem.
Mar 20, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, Floating PV, Italy, Europe, Norway, Equinor, Saipem
Canadian Solar bags funding for 151MWp subsidy-free solar pipe in Italy
Canadian Solar will certainly money the building and construction of a 151MWp profile of Italian solar projects with a EUR55 million reciprocal rotating credit history center from Italian financial institution Intesa Sanpaolo.
Mar 18, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Grids, Canadian Solar, Italy, Europe, subsidy-free, Shawn Qu
Solar home windows made from chromophores
An Italian start-up has actually created a bright solar concentrator modern technology that can be incorporated with energetic building components and also home windows. The innovation is based upon nanoparticles referred to as chromophores, which decouple the absorption and also light-emission procedures, thanks to suitable design. The business asserts it has actually attained a conversion effectiveness of as much as 3.2%, with a level of openness in the visible spectrum of around 80%.
Mar 13, 2020 // Technology, Italy, Europe
A brand-new module manufacturing facility in Bahrain
Italian business Ecoprogetti will provide the manufacturing tools to Bahrain-based module manufacturer Solartecc. Result is readied to start in the 3rd quarter.
Mar 13, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Italy, Europe, Asia, Bahrain, Solartecc
Graphene, perovskites, and also silicon - a suitable tandem for reliable solar cells
Graphene Flagship scientists at the University of Rome Tor Vergata, the Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) as well as its spin-off, Graphene Flagship Associate Member BeDimensional, together with ENEA have actually efficiently integrated graphene with tandem perovskite-silicon solar cells to attain performances of approximately 26.3%.
Mar 4, 2020 // Technology, Italy, solar cells, Europe, silicon, perovskites, efficient, Graphene
Power neighborhood arrangements for Italy
New gauges presented by the federal government permit families, companies as well as public entities to create as well as trade tidy electrical power in low-voltage grids. The brand-new structure is open to power projects with a generation ability no larger than 200 kW.
Mar 3, 2020 // Policy, Italy, Europe, Emilio Sani
Italian company settles procurement of ABB inverter company
Italian inverter manufacturer Fimer has actually finished its acquisition of AAB's production as well as R&D websites in Finland, India as well as Italy, together with 800 staff members in 26 nations. Fimer stated the consolidated organisation will certainly deliver greater than 7 GW of inverters this year.
Mar 2, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Inverters, ABB, Italy, Europe, Fimer