Scientists raise the photoresponsivity of a lead-halide perovskite by 250%.
Researchers from Korea's Institute for Basic Science (IBS), Chinese Academy of Sciences, the University of Rochester in the U.S, and The Australian National University have actually boosted the photoresponsivity of a lead-halide perovskite for solar cell applications by 250%. They developed a perovskite film with a plasmonic substrate made from hyperbolic metamaterial and characterized it with transition dipole orientation.
Feb 20, 2023 // Technology, Asia, Korea, solar cell, perovskite, IBS, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Australian National University, Institute for Basic Science, University of Rochester in the U.S
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
Improving perovskite solar cell resistance to degradation
Perovskite solar cells (PSCs) can be made with low-cost materials, are highly effective, can surpass conventional silicon solar cells, as well as have the prospective to reinvent renewable energy. However, one of the current drawbacks preventing their widespread usage has is their lack of functional stability.
Jan 13, 2023 // Technology, Asia, Korea, solar cell, perovskite, Sungkyunkwan University, EPF
BlackRock Alternatives invests a lot more in Korean solar developer BEP
BlackRock Alternatives' Climate Infrastructure service has made an added investment of greater than KRW 170 billion (USD 133m/EUR 125m) in Korean small-scale solar developer as well as independent power manufacturer Brite Energy Partners (BEP).
Dec 28, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Asia, Korea, BlackRock Alternatives, BEP
Economical eco-friendly manufacture of high efficiency chalcopyrite solar cells
Clean, lasting energy options are essential to fulfill the ever-increasing energy demands of the human population. High efficiency solar cells are promising candidates to reduce carbon emissions as well as achieve carbon neutrality.
Dec 9, 2022 // Technology, Asia, Korea, solar cell, efficiency, Incheon National University, JunHo Kim, Global Energy Research Center for Carbon Neutrality
GEB protects Korea's support for solar-plus-gas hybrid project in Bogota
Colombian power as well as gas company Grupo Energia Bogota (GEB) revealed today that it will certainly construct a hybrid facility south of Bogota, including a 1-MW solar farm and a 3.5-MW natural gas plant.
Jul 15, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Asia, Korea, GEB, solar-plus-gas hybrid project, Bogota
Hanwha to invest US$ 320 million in new solar cell, module manufacturing capacity growths
Hanwha Solutions has unveiled plans to spend US$ 320 million in cell and module production capacity developments in the United States and also Korea.
May 12, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, Asia, Korea, North America, supply chain, solar manufacturing, Qcells, hanwha solutions
Korean scientists achieve 25.8% effectiveness for solitary junction perovskite solar cell
The record efficiency was gotten thanks to an interlayer put between the electron-transporting layer and the perovskite layer, which removed the requirement for passivation. The cell was additionally able to preserve around 90% of its first effectiveness after 500 hours under common illumination.
Oct 25, 2021 // Technology, Asia, Korea, solar cell, perovskite, efficiency, UNIST
Korea's SK E&S to spend approximately USD 400m in US renewables platform REV.
SK E&S Co Ltd, part of South Korean commercial empire SK Group, has actually consented to invest up to USD 400 million (EUR 345m) in REV Renewables LLC, a device of LS Power that gets, establishes as well as operates renewable energy and battery storage space properties.
Oct 18, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, USA, Asia, Korea, North America, SK E&S, platform REV
Researchers in Korea Increase Effectiveness of Environment-friendly H2 Production
Scientists develop a catalyst that can make it possible for business on-site production of hydrogen from water splitting, a video game changer in eco-friendly power. Having utilized fossil fuels for over a century for nearly every little thing, humanity has triggered an environment dilemma. Now, the regulation is to achieve net no emissions or carbon nonpartisanship by 2050.
Sep 1, 2021 // Technology, Solar to Fuel, Asia, Korea, green hydrogen, electrolysis, Pusan National University, Kandasamy Prabakar
BlackRock Real Assets to pour USD 100m in Korean solar developer
BlackRock Real Assets introduced today it has accepted buy an equity risk in Korean solar designer Brite Energy Partners (BEP), with strategies to supply it with more than USD 100 million (EUR 85.3 m) in resources in time.
Aug 18, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Asia, Korea, blackrock real assets
Q CELLS puts significant financial investment in n-type solar, will have new module this year
Korean module maker Q CELLS will spend EUR35 million into its worldwide R&D headquarters in Germany to sustain its efforts in n-type solar cell as well as module development. The business has recognized this technology as one of the most efficient next-generation chauffeur of lowered cost within solar over the following couple of years.
May 17, 2021 // Technology, Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Q CELLS, Asia, Korea, solar cell, PV module, Daniel Jeong
Hanwha to develop a 60 MW/240 MWh solar energy plant in Hawaii
Korean Hanwha Energy won the quote to build as well as operate the "Kupehau Solar Project" for Hawaiian Electric Company (HECO), the 129-year-old utility carrier serving 95 percent of Hawaii's homeowners.
Nov 13, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Asia, Korea, Hanwha, Solar Power Plant
These Transparent Solar Cells Can Produce Power Under Low-Light Issues
These clear solar cells can be utilized for glass structures, electrical cars, sensors, and mobile phones
Nov 11, 2020 // Technology, solar cells, Asia, Korea, Incheon National University
Transparent Solar Cells That Could Unlock brand-new era of Personalised Energy
A group of scientists has actually successfully developed clear solar cells which they believe can take us in the direction of a brand-new period of customised power.
Nov 3, 2020 // Technology, solar cells, Asia, Korea, International, Innovation, Incheon National University, Joondong Kim