Solar News

The power of perovskite

18 August, 2017
Science Daily
Researchers improve perovskite-based technology in the entire energy cycle, from solar cells harnessing power to LED diodes to light the screens of future electronic devices and other lighting applications.

Going 'green' with plant-based resins

16 August, 2017
Science Daily
Airplanes, electronics and solar cells are all in demand, but the materials holding these items together -- epoxy thermosets -- are not environmentally friendly. Now, a group reports that they have created a plant-based thermoset that could make devices 'greener.'

Solar panels: Nanotechnology gives green energy a green color

15 August, 2017
Science Daily
Solar panels have tremendous potential to provide affordable renewable energy, but many people see traditional black and blue panels as eyesores. Architects, homeowners and city planners may be more open to the technology if they could install colorful, efficient solar panels, and a new study brings ...

Deep-UV probing method detects electron transfer in photovoltaics

15 August, 2017
Science Daily
Scientists have developed a new method to efficiently measure electron transfer in dye-sensitized transition-metal oxide photovoltaics.

Solarreserve signs agreement for 150-MW-Solar-Thermal Project

18 August, 2017
Solar News
Solarreserve has signed an agreement with the South Australian Government for a 150-Megawatt Solar Thermal Project with Energy Storage near Port Augusta.

SolarEdge to Live Broadcast Solar Eclipse from its PV Monitoring Platform

17 August, 2017
Solar News
SolarEdge Technologies will live broadcast from its monitoring platform the tracking of the total solar eclipse.

Abengoa completes with Xina Solar One its third solar thermal plant in South Africa

16 August, 2017
Solar News
Spanish Abengoa has achieved practical completion for Xina Solar One, its third solar thermal plant in South Africa. It is a 100 MW solar thermal power plant.