Researchers from Fraunhofer ISE reached a new world record efficiency of 31.3 percent for a silicon based-multi-junction solar cell.
The electric car BYD E6 is sold in Europe for taxi fleets. Its range is good for longer rides: Up to 400 kilometres on one charge. We went to Deggendorf for a test drive.
Coming European Solar PV Asset Management Conference, 28-29 June 2017 in London, will bring together leading executives and experts from across the solar industry. The emphasis is on O&M, efficiency, reliability, regulation and finance.
Interview: Building-integrated photovoltaics (BIPV) has great potential, but still is a niche market. More education for architects and planners, standardization and trained installers could bring BIPV applications forward and costs further down, Sebastian Lange, Chairman of expert network BIPV Alliance says (part two of the interview will follow).
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The energy storage industry is evolving: ees Europe, the continent's largest exhibition for batteries and energy storage systems, is setting a new exhibitor record. From May 30–31, the accompanying ees Europe Conference will offer an extensive presentation program and serve as a presentation and discussion platform alongside the exhibition for the third year running.
The EBRD has approved a framework committing up to €300 million to finance renewable energy investments in Greece. This will support the country`s target of 2,4 GW new renewable generation capacity by 2020.
Yesterday a joint venture formed by Kalyon Enerji and Hanwha Q Cells won the tender to build a 1 GW solar power plant in in Turkey. All components that will be used in this project must be manufactured locally. Companies like Jinko Solar and Schneider Electric are skeptical though about the perspectives of the Turkish photovoltaic market due to import restrictions and regulatory uncertainties.
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