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GoodWe Signs a 100MW Solar Inverter Supply Agreement with GS Global
GoodWe, a world-leading PV inverter as well as energy storage space remedies maker, has authorized a 100MW circulation agreement with GS Global, a Ton of money 500 business.
Mar 15, 2021 // Inverters, ENERGY STORAGE, South Korea, Asia, GoodWe, tuv rheinland, GoodWe HT Series, GS group, Sangyoon Kim
Risen Energy Increases Market Show Its 210 Wafer-Based Titan Series Modules
The year is off to an excellent begin at solar panel manufacturer, Risen Energy Co., Ltd., with the first export shipment of its 210 wafer-based Titan series modules, auguring excellent growth potential customers for the company in worldwide markets.
Feb 25, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, South Korea, Asia, PV module, Risen Energy, International, photovoltaic module
Researchers improve effectiveness of next-generation solar cell product
Perovskites are a prominent prospect for ultimately replacing silicon as the product of option for photovoltaic panels. They supply the possibility for low-cost, low-temperature manufacturing of ultrathin, light-weight adaptable cells, yet until now their efficiency at converting sunlight to electrical energy has actually dragged that of silicon and also a few other choices.
Feb 25, 2021 // Technology, USA, Georgia, South Korea, solar cells, Europe, Asia, MIT, North America, efficiency, perovskites, Jason Yoo, Lester Wolfe, Fariborz Maseeh
Analysts predict 30% reduction in Asia-Pacific region's grid battery storage prices over 5 years
The Asia-Pacific region will certainly remain to be the globe's leading centre of lithium-ion cell production for the following decade, yet it won't just be cost decreases in batteries that will certainly drive a 30% decrease in front-of-meter battery storage in key markets China, Australia as well as South Korea.
Jan 19, 2021 // Storage, Market Research, Wood Mackenzie, South Korea, China, Australia, Asia, Oceania, Mitalee Gupta, Asia-Pacific region
Inside the globe's biggest dam-based floating solar energy project
A floating PV solar array prepared for procedure at a dam in South Korea will certainly be the world's biggest built at such a facility. We talked with the group to figure out more about the project and the future possibility of such modern technology.
Jan 12, 2021 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, Market Research, Wood Mackenzie, South Korea, floating PV, Asia, Q-CELLS, Ian Clover, Hapcheon Dam, Molly Cox
Researchers have developed invisible solar panels which resemble windows
Scientists have actually developed the initial fully transparent solar panel in the hope that it may lead to a bigger rollout of solar power usage in domestic setups.
Jan 6, 2021 // Technology, Germany, South Korea, Europe, Asia, solar panel, Incheon University, Stuart Irvine
A polarization-driven guide to making high-performance, functional solar cells
Improving solar cell design is essential for improving energy usage. Researchers have lately focused on making solar cells more efficient, flexible, and mobile to enable their assimilation into everyday applications. Consequently, unique light-weight as well as flexible thin film solar cells have been developed.
Jan 5, 2021 // Technology, South Korea, solar cells, Asia, Youngho Kang
Mammal bones influence layout of brand-new sodium-ion battery
To construct an extra structurally steady sodium-ion battery, a group of researchers from South Korea and also the United States have resorted to mammal bones and also their multilayer geometry for motivation.
Dec 10, 2020 // Technology, Storage, USA, South Korea, Asia, North America, sodium-ion battery, Ho Seok Park
New record effectiveness for flexible perovskite solar cells
Researchers have created a product for flexible perovskite solar cells that makes use of sunlight-generated electrons better, obtaining a brand-new record efficiency of 20.7%. The product consists of a permeable planar electron transportation layer that improves the communication in between its electrodes and perovskite layer, raising efficiency to push the idea closer to real-world applications.
Dec 10, 2020 // Technology, South Korea, Asia, solar cell, perovskite, flexible, efficiency, KRICT, Jangwon Seo, Mónica Lira-Cantú
Reliable and resilient perovskite solar cell products
Perovskite solar cells are attracting attention as the next-generation solar battery material thanks to their reduced handling price and also outstanding photovoltaic or pv quality. Nevertheless, it is hard to advertise them due to the fact that their essential product-- perovskite-- is susceptible to light as well as wetness.
Nov 25, 2020 // Technology, South Korea, Asia, solar cell, perovskite, efficiency, POSTECH, Kilwon Cho
Artificial Intelligence Will Come To Be an Important Part of Industrial Policy
Governments around the world are hurrying to establish artificial intelligence (AI) policies in 2020 as countries identify the modern technologies' possibility, as well as feasible disadvantages. Twenty one out of the 40 nations assessed in BloombergNEF's 2020 National Industrial Digitalization ranking announced new AI policies or campaigns because mid-2019.
Nov 18, 2020 // Market Research, USA, South Korea, Asia, BloombergNEF, North America, Artificial Intelligence
Q CELLS to build floating solar plant on Hapcheon Dam in South Korea
Solar (PV) solar cells manufacturer Q CELLS has actually revealed plans to construct a 41MW floating PV nuclear power plant, which will certainly be set up at the Hapcheon Dam in South Korea.
Nov 17, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, Q CELLS, South Korea, floating PV, Asia, Hee Cheul Kim
Powering the future: brand-new understandings right into exactly how alkali-metal doped flexible solar cells function
"When environmentally friendly, cost-effective, functional, as well as efficient solar cells are created, all thermal and also nuclear power plants will disappear, and solar cells installed over the ocean or in deep space perseverance our globe," states Professor Dong-Seon Lee of the Gwangju Institute Of Science And Technology in Korea. His extremely optimistic view of the future mirrors the visions of lots of researchers associated with the initiative to enhance solar cells.
Oct 29, 2020 // Technology, South Korea, solar cells, Asia, flexible, Dong-Seon Lee, Gwangju Institute Of Science And Technology
Almost 10GW of additional floating solar to be mounted worldwide by 2025-- Fitch
Driven by enhanced investor interest and also an expanding project pipeline, utility-scale floating solar setups are set to remove internationally over the following couple of years, a report from Fitch Solutions says.
Oct 15, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Floating PV, Market Research, USA, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, South Korea, China, Fitch, Thailand, floating PV, Asia, North America, Vietnam
'Nuclear power is currently the most costly kind of generation, with the exception of gas peaking plants'
The most up to date edition of the World Nuclear Industry Status Report shows the torpidity of the sector continues. Simply 2.4 GW of brand-new nuclear generation capacity came online last year, compared to 98 GW of solar. The globe's operational nuclear power capacity had declined by 2.1%, to 362 GW, at the end of June.
Sep 24, 2020 // Market Research, France, South Korea, China, United Kingdom, Europe, Asia, North America, Turkey, Russia, United States