2017-03-06

Everything You Need to Know About the New Sunny Boy 3.0–5.0 Solar Inverter

What makes the successor of the world’s best-selling string inverter, the Sunny Boy TL, so special? The new Sunny Boy is more than just a PV inverter. Thanks to the first integrated SMA Smart Connected service, it’s a packa.. more
2017-03-03

Natcore, Denzo to Double Scope of Queensland Solar Farm

Natcore Technology, in partnership with Denzo Group Australia, has increased the size of a solar project planned for Bundaberg, Australia. Bundaberg is in the Wide Bay–Burnett Region of Queensland. Originally announced as a 30 MW.. more
2017-03-03

Intersolar Summit USA East to Feature Solar and Energy Storage Leaders

Intersolar North America today announced its upcoming one-day conference, Intersolar Summit USA East, will feature key solar industry pioneers including Jigar Shah of Generate Capital and Richard Kauffman of New York State Energy R.. more
2017-03-03

ABB delivers first urban battery storage solution in Denmark to support renewables

Battery Energy Storage System connected to main grid capable of supplying electricity to 60 households for 24 hours ABB today announced the successful commissioning of Denmark’s first urban energy storage system. The Lithion-ion based .. more
2017-03-02

DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions Introduces New Solamet® Metallization Pastes for Advanced Screen Printing at 2017 Tokyo PV Expo

As the industry leader in solar solutions that delivers proven power and lasting value for customers around the world, DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions introduced new innovations for its DuPont™ Solamet® photovoltaic metallization paste.. more
2017-03-02

Heraeus enables significant higher efficiency gains with three new metallization pastes

 SOL9641B for ULDE mono and PERC cells boosting efficiency up to 0.2%  9641AX/BX for zero degree mesh printing screens (“Knotless screens”)  SOL570 for emerging solar cell architectures such as heterojunction (HJ.. more
2017-03-02

Higher yield of solar wafers and enhanced solar cell efficiency with new HeraGlaze© coating by Heraeus

Heraeus Photovoltaics, the worldwide leading supplier of metallization solutions to the PV industry, introduced HeraGlaze, a high-purity SiO2 diffusion barrier coating for enhanced crucible performance in wafer production. It is the first pro.. more
2017-03-01

Aquion Energy, Schneider Electric, EIWAT Solar and RE-ENERGY Partner with Kyushu Electric Power Company to Construct “EIWAT STORAGE I” 122kW Solar and Storage System in Kagoshima Prefecture

Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, and Aquion Energy, the world’s leading provider of saltwater batteries and energy storage solutions, have partnered withJapan’s RE-ENERGY Co., Lt.. more
2017-02-24

SunPower Signs to Construct 5GW “Overlapped-Cell Module” Capacity in China

A new U.S. investment in China! Global PV manufacturer SunPower has entered into an agreement with China’s Dongfang Electric (DEC) and Tianjin Zhonghuan Semiconductor to establish a new joint venture, DEC Dongfang Huanchen.. more
2017-02-24

Fraunhofer ISE Produces Multi-Si N-type Cells with 21.9% Efficiency

As mono-Si product prices continue to decline, multi-Si products have slowly lost the price advantage, leading to lower market share. The industry is eager to find solutions, which makes diamond-wire cutting with black silicon the new f.. more