Code-based modeling for PV of the future
A British-Nigerian group of scientists asserts to have actually established a code-based method for solar modeling as well as simulation which might assist in far better choices in PV technology research study. The version can apparently be put on the research study of solar thermodynamics, cell product features, PV system style as well as power surveillance capacity.
Feb 26, 2020 // Technology, UK, Europe, PV modeling, MATLAB
Removing the lead risk from perovskite solar cells
Although they provide a very encouraging service for recording solar energy, perovskite solar cells consist of lead, which is toxic to the atmosphere as well as a major health hazard. EPFL scientists have actually currently discovered a really sophisticated and also efficient service to this, by including a clear phosphate salt that does not interfere with light-conversion efficiency while protecting against lead from permeating into the dirt in cases of photovoltaic panel failing.
Jul 16, 2021 // Technology, solar cells, perovskite, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne, László Forró, Endre Horváth, Márton Kollár
Revolutionizing Solar Power: Lightweight Panels Transforming the Industry
Apollo Power revolutionizes solar energy with lightweight, flexible panels that can be placed anywhere. From car roofs to agricultural greenhouses, their innovative products are changing the game.
Feb 1, 2024 // Transport, Apollo Power, flexible solar panel
EnBW cuts the ribbon on German solar farm
The firm desires half its generation portfolio to be from renewables by the end of 2025
Oct 17, 2022 // Plants, Germany, Europe, enbw, solar farm
Can solar power shake up the energy market?
The classical Greek philosopher Socrates believed the ideal house should be warm in winter and cool in summer. With clarity of thought like that, it's easy to see how the great man got his reputation.
Sep 11, 2019 // Solar, USA, BATTERIES, China, Asia, North America, Socrates, Golden Thread, Edmond Becquerel, Charles Fritts, Albert Einstein, Vanguard 1, silicon PV cells
The Top 4 Solar Stocks to Buy Now
Oil rates may remain in the dumps, but solar stocks are still uploading huge gains
Jun 26, 2020 // Markets & Finance News, Enphase Energy, Brookfield Renewable Partners, Solaredge Technologies Inc, Vivint Solar Inc
Plastic electronics: Introducing the next generation of technology
From cat's-whisker detectors in the very early 1900s to electronic circuit contribute modern-day cellphones, digital tools have been customized in myriad imaginative ways to adapt to the needs of mankind.
Apr 27, 2021 // Technology, India, Asia, solar cell, Hyderabad, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Pabitra Nayak
Recovering the fractures for an extra steady perovskite
Researchers in the United States have actually shown easy techniques for 'recovery' the fractures that develop in perovskite solar batteries. While it is much from clear exactly how the technique could be used readily, the job recommends opportunities for preserving the efficiency of perovskite cells in long-lasting procedure.
Feb 13, 2020 // Technology, USA, perovskite, North America, Nitin Padture
Exterior solar screening possibly the IoT for Photovoltaics
A brand-new system for determining solar performance over the long term in scalable solar systems, established by Arizona State University scientists, represents an advancement in the expense as well as durability of interconnected power shipment.
Dec 7, 2020 // Technology, USA, PV module, North America, Alexander Killam, Stuart Bowden, Joseph Karas, Andre' Augusto
Understanding the fate of end-of-life modules
Researchers in India have taken a close take a look at the possible effect of expanding volumes of PV waste, and also have conducted surveys that recommend a great deal more job is required from suppliers as well as policymakers to establish administration systems for end-of-life PV items.
Jul 29, 2020 // Manufacturing News, India, pv modules, Asia, recycling
The top ten winners in China’s 23GW tender
Last week the Chinese National Energy Administration (NEA) revealed the winners of its feed-in tariff (FiT) auction.
Jul 18, 2019 // Large-Scale, Markets & Finance News, NEA, Chinese National Energy Administration, FiT, New Deal, Sungrow, China General Nuclear Power Group, China Datang, Tongwei, Guangzhou Development Group, Jinko Solar, China HuaNeng Group, China Energy Conservation and Environmental Protection Group, Singyes Solar, Carrie Xiao
The cost of building more powerful PV systems
Researchers in the U.S. have actually approximated the cost of reinforcing solar systems. The scientists emphasized that the upfront financial investment required to take 13 key actions might be exceeded by the benefits.
Jul 20, 2020 // Technology, Markets & Finance News, USA, NREL, North America
Karapınar Solar Energy Plant browses the web, Turkey.
The Karapınar Solar Energy Plant, created on a 20-million-square-meter land in the Central Anatolian province of Konya, Turkey, has begun producing power virtually 3 years ahead of its expected completion day. Kalyon Holding Energy Group executive Murtaza Ata specified that "we will finish the building and construction of this center in 32 months. Solar panels with an ability of 1,300 megawatts will certainly be developed. The works will certainly be finished by May or June 2023. We will certainly generate 2.6 million kilowatt-hours [kWh] of power annually when it's completed."
Sep 30, 2020 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Asia, Turkey, PV Power Plant, Karapınar Solar Energy, Murtaza Ata
Battery trends in the PV and EV markets
The lithium ion battery market is experiencing growth on all sectors, including consumer and industrial applications, electric vehicles, and stationary energy storage systems (ESS).
Sep 24, 2019 // Storage, storage, solar-plus-storage, nmc, lfp, ev charging
China Takes Its Climate Fight to the Rooftops
One in five solar panels set up worldwide last year were placed on a Chinese roof, putting households at the forefront of efforts to decarbonize a top emitter.
Mar 28, 2023 // Rooftop PV, China, Asia