Maxeon mixes board of supervisors
Maxeon Solar Technologies has actually included business incubator group leader Steve Leonard to its board of supervisors in a boardroom reshuffle.
Jun 9, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Solar Panels, Maxeon, solar manufacturing, maxeon solar technologies ltd, people moves, Steve Leonard, Chee Keong
Polish company opens up cutting-edge solar energy plant
A Polish business on Friday introduced the world's initial commercial assembly line of photovoltaic panels based on groundbreaking perovskite technology, which might change accessibility to solar energy.
May 24, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Poland, Solar Panels, Europe, perovskite, Olga Malinkiewicz
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
Agrivoltaics Guarantee Conjunction With Agriculture For Solar
Solar, despite excellent development for in the direction of coming to be the cheapest, greenest and also cleanest source of power, still has one weak spot. The large systems of land that are needed for each MW of solar created on the ground.
Apr 9, 2021 // Plants, Japan, Solar Panels, Solar Energy, Asia, agrivoltaics, Delhi, Farmdo Group
NASA's Lucy stretches its fly successful solar panel deployment examination
NASA's Lucy spacecraft has successfully completed thermal vacuum testing of both photovoltaic panels, the final action in taking a look at these vital spacecraft components to prepare for launch this fall. Once the Lucy spacecraft's photovoltaic panels are attached and also completely extended, they could cover a five-story building.
Apr 8, 2021 // Technology, NASA, Solar Panels, Matt Cox
Sparkwing photovoltaic panels selected to power Aerospacelab's initial Very High Resolution satellite
By choosing Sparkwing for their first Very High Resolution (VHR) goal, the Belgian space business Aerospacelab is the launching consumer for the unique off-the-shelf photovoltaic panels. The satellite is a primary step towards Aerospacelab's VHR constellation as well as will certainly be geared up with 2 standardised and readily offered Sparkwing solar arrays to do its Planet Monitoring job precede.
Apr 1, 2021 // Technology, Solar Panels, Europe, Belgium, Benoit Deper, Rob Postma
Redwood Materials & ERI Partner up to Recycle Batteries as well as Solar Panels
ERI, the country's largest totally incorporated IT as well as electronic devices possession disposition provider as well as cybersecurity-focused equipment devastation company, and also Redwood Materials, a firm developing lasting materials by creating circular supply chains, transforming waste into earnings and also creating the remedy for a fully closed-loop recycling for lithium-ion batteries, announced today that they have participated in an exclusive partnership for battery recycling.
Mar 29, 2021 // Storage, Solar Panels, Sustainable, ERI, JB Straubel, Recycle Batteries, Redwood Materials, John Shegerian
Scientist improve efficiency of next-generation solar cell material
Perovskites are a prominent candidate for ultimately changing silicon as the material of choice for solar panels. They provide the capacity for low-priced, low-temperature manufacturing of ultrathin, light-weight flexible cells, however so far their effectiveness at transforming sunlight to power has lagged behind that of silicon and also some other alternatives.
Mar 1, 2021 // Technology, Solar Panels, solar cell, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, efficiency, perovskites, Jason Yoo, Lester Wolfe, Moungi Bawendi
Solar panels in Sahara could enhance renewable resource yet damages the global climate
The world's most prohibiting deserts could be the best position on Planet for gathering solar power-- the most plentiful and also tidy source of energy we have. Deserts are sizable, reasonably level, abundant in silicon-- the raw product for the semiconductors from which solar cells are made-- and also never short of sunlight. As a matter of fact, the 10 biggest solar plants all over the world are all located in deserts or dry regions.
Feb 12, 2021 // Plants, Solar Panels, Amazon, Sahara, Congo Basin, African Humid Period
How to give light-capturing 'solar-cell boosters' an intense future
To aid advertise so-called radiant solar concentrators, TU/e researcher Michael Debije along with professionals in Italy and the UK propose details dimension procedures as a brand-new golden standard.
Feb 2, 2021 // Technology, UK, Italy, Solar Panels, Europe, Eindhoven University of Technology, luminescent solar concentrators, Michael Debije
LONGi Launches New 66C Type Hi-MO 4m Module for Global Distributed Generation (DG) market
LONGi, the world leading solar technology company headquartered in Xi'an, China, has actually officially introduced its brand-new 66C kind Hi-MO 4 monofacial PV module (Hi-MO 4m) for the global dispersed generation (DG) market.
Feb 2, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, Solar Panels, pv modules, Asia, LONGi, tuv rheinland, PERC technology, solar technology
New suggested multifunctional nanomaterial can enhance solar power, quantum computer
An irregular two-dimensional sandwich has the yummy component on the outside for researchers as well as engineers establishing multifunctional nanodevices.
Jan 12, 2021 // Technology, Solar Panels, Solar Energy, perovskites, Boris Yakobson, Jun-Jie Zhang, Dongyang Zhu
Scientists find development for solar-powered vehicles
In October 2020, the University of York in the UK, collaborating with NOVA University Lisbon, increased the capability of solar panels to take in light by a spectacular 125% by 3D geometry like a square block maze. This enhances the diffraction price indicating probability of light being soaked up. They guarantee lighter, thinner, less expensive, more flexible solar panels.
Nov 6, 2020 // Transport, UK, Solar Panels, Europe, flexible, Christian Schuster
New Purification System Uses Power from Solar Panels to Sanitize Water
At Texas A&M University, researchers have actually established an eco-friendly, affordable service that can aid meet the water as well as electrical power needs of underserved neighborhoods.
Nov 6, 2020 // Technology, USA, Solar Panels, North America, Decontaminate Water, Texas A&M University, Le Xie, Shankar Chellam
Multi-institutional team essences extra power from sunshine with innovative solar panels
Scientists functioning to make the most of solar panel effectiveness stated layering advanced products atop typical silicon is an appealing course to eke more energy out of sunshine. A brand-new research study shows that by utilizing a specifically controlled construction process, scientists can produce multilayered photovoltaic panels with the possible to be 1.5 times more effective than standard silicon panels.
Oct 7, 2020 // Technology, Solar Panels, solar cells, efficiency, Minjoo Larry Lee, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign