solar cell

Engineers improve solar cell effectiveness, stability
Purdue University scientists have actually produced new, multifunctional ligands that improve the fee transfer, power conversion capability and also long-lasting stability of perovskite solar cells.
Jan 19, 2023 // Technology, solar cell, perovskite, efficiency, Purdue University, Letian Dou
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
Renshine Solar introduces 29.0% performance for all-perovskite tandem solar cell
Chinese perovskite solar technology company Renshine Solar (Suzhou) has actually announced 29.0% steady-state power conversion efficiency of all-perovskite tandem solar cell created in-house. The company currently expects to surpass 30% in 2023.
Jan 5, 2023 // Technology, China, Asia, solar cell, perovskite, efficiency, Japan Electrical Safety and Environment Technology Laboratories, JET, Tan Hairen, Renshine Chairman
EPFL group makes use of unique modulators to improve the effectiveness and also stability of perovskite solar cells
A team of scientists at EPFL have actually developed a method that improves both power conversion performance as well as stability of solar cells based upon pure iodide as well as mixed-halide perovskites.
Jan 3, 2023 // Technology, solar cell, perovskite, efficiency, EPFL, Michael Grätzel, Ursula Rothlisberger
Scientists investigate methods for thermal evaporation and hybrid deposition of perovskite solar cells and also mini-modules
Scientists from Singapore's Nanyang Technological University have actually examined exactly how thermal evaporation (TE) could be used to produce small perovskite solar modules. TE are fully grown techniques that are typically utilized in the microelectronic and optoelectronic markets to create natural light-emitting diodes (OLEDs), metal contacts, as well as various coatings.
Jan 3, 2023 // Technology, Asia, solar cell, perovskite, Singapore, Nanyang Technological University
Re-awakening the globe's very first solar cells for indoor photovoltaics applications
The globe's initial solid-state photovoltaics were reported in 1883, and were made up of selenium, which at some point led to the growth of the present-day photovoltaics, although the wide bandgap of selenium was limiting for applications of sunlight harvesting.
Dec 29, 2022 // Technology, China, Asia, solar cell, Bin Yan
Researchers explore utilizing paper-thin solar cells to produce renewable energy
Scientists in the United States have actually established thin-film materials with photovoltaic cells capable of generating power. Much lighter than routine solar panels, they can be included in any kind of type of surface, including clothing!
Dec 27, 2022 // Technology, USA, solar cell, MIT, North America
UCLA Breakthrough Can Bring About Much More Durable, Less Expensive Solar Cells
Making use of enhanced halide perovskite in place of silicon can create less expensive devices that stand up better to light, heat.
Dec 26, 2022 // Technology, solar cell, perovskite, UCLA
A strategy to boost the effectiveness of solar cells based upon thin-film bifacial Cu( In, Ga) Se2.
To tackle international warming, designers have actually been trying to create increasingly innovative technologies that can generate as well as keep electric energy more sustainably. One of the most renowned among these technologies are solar cells, gadgets based on photovoltaic or pv products that can convert solar radiation into electricity.
Dec 23, 2022 // Technology, solar cell, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, National Tsing Hua University, University of Cantabria, Shih-Chi Yang
MIT research team creates "paper-thin solar cells"
A group at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has developed a process to bond ultra-thin solar cells to a durable fiber composite utilizing a UV-resistant adhesive.
Dec 21, 2022 // Technology, solar cell, MIT
Tandem solar cell achieves 32.5% effectiveness
The existing globe record of tandem solar cells containing a silicon bottom cell as well as a perovskite top cell has once again been broken at HZB. The new tandem solar cell converts 32.5% of the case solar radiation right into electric power.
Dec 20, 2022 // Technology, Germany, Europe, solar cell, efficiency, HZB, Steve Albrecht
Enhanced halide perovskite instead of silicon can generate less costly devices that better withstand light, heat
Amid every one of the efforts to transform the country's power supply to renewable sources, solar energy still accounts for a little less than 3% of electrical energy generated in the united state. Partly, that's because of the fairly high cost to produce solar cells.
Dec 19, 2022 // Technology, solar cell, perovskite, Yang Yang, University of California, Los Angeles
Researchers achieve temperature-dependent phase stable hybrid halide perovskite films by CVD
Scientists from South-Africa's University of the Western Cape, University of Missouri and also Argonne National Laboratory have actually created a new way of boosting the stability and also performance of perovskites.
Dec 15, 2022 // Technology, solar cell, perovskite, Africa, South Africa, Argonne National Laboratory, University of Missouri, University of the Western Cape
Collecting solar energy from both sides: New process boosts performance of bifacial CIGS thin film solar cell
The suggestion is as uncomplicated as it is basic: If I can collect both direct sunlight along with its reflection through the rear end of my solar cell, this need to enhance the yield of energy the cell creates.
Dec 15, 2022 // Technology, solar cell, efficiency, Ayodhya N. Tiwari