Sonnedix Japan brings 39MW online as developing PV market targets additional price declines
JP Morgan's majority-owned international independent power manufacturer (IPP) Sonnedix has actually brought online a 38.7 MW PV plant in southerly Japan, while an expert has claimed the nation's solar sector remains to target expense decreases to bring it in accordance with international levelised price of power (LCOE) numbers.
Mar 27, 2020 // Manufacturing, Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, Japan, Sonnedix, auctions, Asia, modules, feed-in tariff, grid connection, soft costs
An organic solar cell with 25% efficiency
The 'finest conversion efficiency worldwide in a dark area' is just how the designers of a brand-new natural PV tool have actually explained it. Such cells could be utilized as a cordless resource of power for web of points applications or in gizmos such as temperature-humidity and also movement sensing units.
Mar 24, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing, Japan, France, Europe, Asia, solar cell, efficiency, Toyobo
Solar-powered hydrogen manufacturing in Japan
Toshiba has actually wrapped up building and construction of a 10 MW hydrogen plant in Fukushima prefecture which attracts power from 20 MW of solar generation ability along with the grid.
Mar 11, 2020 // Solar to Fuel, Japan, Asia, hydrogen, Toshiba
Molecular modifications might boost the effectiveness of next-generation photovoltaics
A molecular tweak has actually boosted natural solar battery efficiency, bringing us closer to more affordable, reliable, as well as much more conveniently produced photovoltaics. The brand-new layout method, targeting the molecular foundation of the cell's power-generating layer, was established by researchers at Kyoto University's Institute for Integrated Cell-Material Sciences (iCeMS) and also released in the journal Chemical Science.
Mar 10, 2020 // Technology, Japan, Asia, solar cell, efficiency, Hiroshi Imahori
Solar-powered trees for awesome areas in metropolitan locations
A Japanese consortium has actually begun generating solar-powered 'city furnishings'. The outcome is a solar-plus-battery bench with cooling components and also vaporizers.
Mar 10, 2020 // Technology, Japan, Asia
Making hydrogen with corrosion as well as sunshine
Scientists at the Tokyo University of Science have actually located goethite, a typical sort of corrosion, can be made use of as a stimulant to accelerate solar-powered hydrogen manufacturing. The team says further optimization can allow their procedure to get rid of the requirement for the expensive, uncommon drivers presently made use of.
Mar 4, 2020 // Technology, Solar to Fuel, Japan, Asia, hydrogen
Toshiba finishes 25-MW solar plant in Japan's Miyazaki
Japan's Toshiba Infrastructure Systems & Solutions Corp introduced on Friday it held a conclusion event for its 25-MW photovoltaic (PV) park in Miyazaki prefecture.
Mar 2, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, pv power plants, Asia, Toshiba
Marubeni obtains Taiwanese solar developer
The Japanese empire will certainly get Chenya Energy for an unrevealed amount. The Taiwanese developer has a 270 MW solar project pipe on the island.
Feb 27, 2020 // Markets & Finance, Japan, Asia, Marubeni, taiwan, Chenya Energy
Panasonic, Tesla Ready To Scrap Collaboration for Solar Cell Manufacturing
Japanese electronic devices significant Panasonic Corporation and also United States electrical lorry (EV) producer Tesla are aiming to junk their collaboration for generating solar cells at manufacturing center in New York (NY), according to the media records.
Feb 26, 2020 // Manufacturing, USA, Japan, TESLA, Solar Roof, Panasonic, solar cells, Asia, North America, electric vehicle, International
Pacifico Energy Commences Work on 111 MW Solar Plant in Japan
Pacifico Energy has actually revealed that it has start of building of a 111.055 MW (DC) solar energy plant in the Wakayama Prefecture of Japan.
Feb 25, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, Asia, Pacifico Energy, solar plant, International
Canadian Solar Begins Work on 26.6 MW Solar Projects in Japan
Canadian Solar has actually revealed it has actually begun service the building of 2 solar photovoltaic (PV) power projects in Japan.
Feb 20, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Japan, Canadian Solar, Asia, International, Shawn Qu
Suggested requisition people eco-friendly titan Pattern Power must be turned down-- capitalist
Backers people sustainable gamer Pattern Energy need to decline its recommended US$ 6.1 billion procurement by a Canadian pension, among Pattern's investors has actually stated.
Feb 19, 2020 // Markets & Finance, USA, Japan, Canada, Asia, pattern energy, North America, m&a, cppib
Scaling down silicon carbide inverters
Japanese scientists have actually examined the performance of SiC gadgets in sub-kilowatt applications. A 790g tool was examined in a small PV generator system that included a battery as well as optimum power factor tracker circuit in the very same real estate. Contrasted to typical mini inverters the SiC tool revealed 3% greater performance
Feb 17, 2020 // Technology, Inverters, Japan, Asia, silicon, carbide inverters
Japan's Tokyo Gas gets 63-MW solar plant
Japanese business Tokyo Gas Carbon monoxide Ltd (TYO:9531) revealed on Wednesday it has actually obtained a 63.2-MW photovoltaic (PV) plant in Gunma prefecture from property, renewable resource and also personal equity company Asia Pacific Land (APL).
Feb 13, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance, Japan, pv power plants, Asia
Japanese researchers test printing on perovskite
Scientists from 3 Japanese colleges have actually established a procedure based upon inkjet printing they claim might decrease the expense of perovskite solar battery manufacturing. The team produced little cells with effectiveness as high as 13.19%, a number they declare is assuring sufficient to use the opportunity of scaling approximately business manufacturing.
Feb 11, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing, Japan, Asia, perovskite