IWB purchases Swiss solar installer Kunz-Solartech
Swiss utility IWB claimed on Wednesday it is getting local solar systems solid Kunz-Solartech GmbH to strengthen its setting in the growing market for photovoltaic systems in Switzerland.
May 19, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Europe, Switzerland, IWB, Kunz-Solartech
Scientists establish 3D/2D perovskite solar cell with 23.08% efficiency thanks to PEAI salt
A worldwide research group that includes scientists from EPFL in Switzerland, Middle East Technical University (METU) in Turkey, Lomonosov Moscow State University in Russia as well as The University of Tokyo has actually produced a quasi-2D perovskite solar cell with a unique type of salt to enhance hole extraction.
Apr 26, 2023 // Technology, Europe, Asia, solar cell, perovskite, Switzerland, University of Tokyo, Turkey, efficiency, EPFL, METU, Middle East Technical University
Switzerland Seeks To Adapt For Solar Energy With AlpinSolar Plant
AlpinSolar power plant on Lake Muttsee Dam in Switzerland has turned into one its kind in the country brimming with 5,000 solar panels. The dam is over 2,500 meters over sea-level as well as is bordered by snow covered peaks. The Muttsee dam is well-suited for the established of a photovoltaic plant.
Feb 16, 2023 // Plants, Solar Panels, Europe, Switzerland, AlpinSolar, Lake Muttsee Dam
Switzerland opens up 50 MW solar tender
Switzerland has actually launched an auction, looking for to award one-time subsidies (HEIV) for 50 MW of solar capacity to projects of over 150 kW each which feed their whole output into the grid.
Jan 24, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, Europe, Switzerland, solar tender
Scientists count on facet engineering for more stable perovskite solar cells
Scientists at Switzerland's EPFL as well as Sungkyunkwan University in Korea have attended to the issue of perovskite solar cells' stability.
Jan 13, 2023 // Technology, Europe, Asia, Korea, solar cell, perovskite, Switzerland, EPFL, Sungkyunkwan University
Alpiq, partners prepare new alpine solar farm in Switzerland
Swiss power manufacturer Alpiq and also two companions are planning to establish a high-altitude solar energy project in the Alps which is expected to produce between 40 GWh and also 50 GWh annually.
Dec 23, 2022 // Plants, Europe, Switzerland, solar farm, Alpiq
Meyer Burger Ropes In Partners For Scaling Up Perovskite Tandem Technology
Operating in consortium with CSEM, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, Fraunhofer ISE, as well as the University of Stuttgart, Meyer Burger is looking into tandem solar cells and developing next-generation solar modules These activities center around the automation of the new technologies, or large scale production of solar cells with efficiencies of more than 30 percent
Dec 14, 2022 // Technology, Europe, meyer burger, Switzerland, CSEM, HZB, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, Marcel König, Professor Christophe Ballif, Professor Rutger Schlatmann, Institute of Photovoltaics University of Stuttgart
Switzerland to supply CHF 600m of solar subsidies in 2023
Switzerland will certainly make CHF 600 million (USD 636.36 m/EUR 611.12 m) in subsidies available in 2023 to support the growth of solar power across the nation after a predicted document photovoltaics (PV) implementation this year.
Nov 25, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Europe, Switzerland
Switzerland to mount solar systems on federal buildings
Switzerland is intending to establish solar systems on all suitable roof and facade areas of government administration buildings by 2034.
Oct 28, 2022 // Plants, Rooftop PV, Europe, Switzerland
Advanced Power backs 8-GW renewables pipe with CIB debt
Switzerland-based power manufacturer Advanced Power has gotten USD 60 million (EUR 60.8 m) in the red funding to speed up the growth of its 8-GW pipeline of renewable resource projects in the US.
Oct 25, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, USA, Europe, Switzerland, North America, Advanced Power
Switzerland approves solar obligation for new structures
Switzerland has actually introduced a plan of measures that make the installation of photovoltaic panels on some new buildings mandatory and relieve the building and construction of large-scale photovoltaic (PV) plants in the Alps.
Oct 4, 2022 // Policy, Europe, Switzerland
Four-terminal flexible perovskite-CIGS tandem mini-module with 18.4% effectiveness
Swiss scientists have actually developed a 4T tandem perovskite/CIGS mini-panel with a geometric fill factor of over 93%. It combines a 10.8%- reliable small perovskite module and a 15.1%- efficient CIGS device.
Jul 26, 2022 // Technology, Europe, solar cell, perovskite, Switzerland, efficiency
BIPV facade for new exhibition space in Switzerland
Switzerland-based Novartis has actually deployed a 36 kW building-integrated PV facade on its new exhibition center in Basel. The system features 10,680 organic PV modules from France's Asca.
May 16, 2022 // BIPV, Technology, Manufacturing News, Residential, Europe, Switzerland, Novartis
JinkoSolar indications maiden ESS framework for Europe with Memodo
JinkoSolar has signed its very first European power storage solution (ESS) framework agreement with German solar as well as power storage dealer Memodo.
May 13, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, JinkoSolar, Switzerland, Austria, distributed generation, energy storage solution, memodo
Titanium oxide nanoparticle-based perovskite PV cell with 24.05% effectiveness
A brand-new perovskite PV cell based on titanium dioxide nanoparticles exhibits low effectiveness losses when scaled up from cell to module.
May 3, 2022 // Technology, Germany, China, Europe, Asia, perovskite, Switzerland, efficiency, solar sell, Mohammad Khaja Nazeeruddin