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Engineering a better solar cell: UW research pinpoints defects in popular perovskites

A new study published online April 30 in the journal Science by University of Washington and University of Oxford resear…

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U of A Research Team Invents Electrical Power Converter for Renewable Energy

Engineering researchers at the University of Arkansas have invented a novel electrical power converter system that simul…

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Pseudoparticles Travel through Photoactive Material

KIT Scientists Measure Important Process in the Conversion of Light Energy – Publication in Nature Communications

Researchers of KIT have now carried out experiments using photoactive zinc oxide material in order to study the formatio…

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Analysis sees many promising pathways for solar photovoltaic power

New study identifies the promise and challenges facing large-scale deployment of solar photovoltaics.

In a broad new assessment of the status and prospects of solar photovoltaic technology, MIT researchers say that it is

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New kind of “tandem” solar cell developed

Researchers combine two types of photovoltaic material to make a cell that harnesses more sunlight.

Researchers at MIT and Stanford University have developed a new kind of solar cell that combines two different layers of…

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NTU invents smart window that tints and powers itself

This unique self-tinting window requires zero electricity to operate and is also a rechargeable battery. The window’s st…

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Uncovering the secrets of super solar power perovskites

University of Utah study of magnetic field effects could help researchers to fully optimize organic-inorganic hybrid perovskite solar cells

University of Utah study of magnetic field effects could help researchers to fully optimize organic-inorganic hybrid per…

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A better method for making perovskite solar cells

Researchers at Brown University have developed a new method for making solar cells from perovskite — a faster, more stra…

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Concrete delivers solar energy – the University of Kassel develops an innovative building material called “DysCrete”

A research team from the University of Kassel recently developed a building material that simultaneously functions as a …

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DTU researchers track electron’s lightning jump through an entire molecule

This exciting achievement brings us one step closer to exploiting the sun’s energy

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Elucidating the Nature of Photocatalytic “Water Splitting” on Silicon Materials

It is known that hydrogen is a clean and transportable carrier for renewable energy. Thus water splitting to produce hyd…

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Researchers enable solar cells to use more sunlight

Scientists of the University of Luxembourg and of the Japanese electronics company TDK report progress in photovoltaic r…

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Researchers have demonstrated Low-Cost, Large-Area Perovskite Solar Cells

Study Hoped to Expedite Mass Production and Commercialization of Perovskite Solar Cells

Recently, perovskite solar cells have emerged as promising next-generation solar cells with a high efficiency of up to

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Magnetic nanoparticles enhance performance of solar cells

Study at DESY’s X-ray source PETRA III points the way to higher energy yields

Adding about one per cent of such nanoparticles by weight makes the solar cells more efficient, according to the finding…

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UCLA researchers identify keys to improved polymer solar cells

Paving the way for lighter and more flexible solar devices, UCLA researchers have identified the key principles for deve…

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Getting 2 for 1: 'bonus' electrons in germanium nanocrystals can lead to better solar cells

Researchers from FOM, the University of Amsterdam, the Delft University of Technology and the University of the Algarve …

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A place in the Sun: A new generation of solar cells

Plants, however, have no trouble capturing the energy they need from the sun. Pigment molecules in plant cells absorb a …

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SOLARDAM – Amsterdam solar energy initiative started

The solar energy research network SOLARDAM has received its first research grant.

The goal of SOLARDAM, founded in 2013, is to carry out a multidisciplinary research program to harvest energy from the s…

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High efficiency concentrating solar cells move to the rooftop

Ultra-high efficiency solar cells similar to those used in space may now be possible on your rooftop thanks to a new mic…

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SMA Wins 17.5 MW Inverter Order for Commercial-Scale PV Installations Nationwide

SoCore Energy Selects Sunny Tripower Inverters for 44 Movie Theater, Shipping and Retail Locations

SoCore chose the Sunny Tripower TL-US three-phase, transformerless inverter for 44 PV projects by Fortune 500 companies …

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