Posted on Thu, 10/6/2011 - 10:55 PM by Bryan Nisperos
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A new kind of screen pixel doubles as a solar cell and could boost the energy efficiency of cell phones and e-readers. The technology could also potentially be used in larger displays to make energy-harvesting billboards or decorative solar panels.
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HUZHOU, China, July 6, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Anji Dasol Solar Energy, a solar panel manufacturer based in China, has been excluded from recent anti-dumping and countervailing PV investigations.
A group of researchers headed by Dr Alexander Colsmann at the Light Technology Institute (LTI) at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, will start work this month on a printable organic solar cell project that is scheduled to last up to four years
Devices could be just as efficient while being 10 times less thick.
Incongruously perched atop the homes are the only visual clues that his 150-acre (60-hectare) farm inhabits the 21st century: the gleaming solar panels that revolutionized the lives of Alonso and his family. "Just imagine, you toil all day in the field
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Purification of the process gases utilized in solar cell production is critical to enhancing yields and conversion efficiency. At the show, Pall will introduce the Gaskleen® PG44000 purification system, developed for the removal of moisture, oxygen and Pall Corp. Introduces Argon Gas Purification System at Intersolar North AltEnergyMag (press release)all 2
CPV technology uses optics to concentrate light onto a small, highly efficient solar cell to create electricity. The technology was originally developed to power satellites in space. Such cells have the potential to produce the lowest cost energy in Order Focus: Solar Junction takes first CPV wafers from IQEPV-TechWafer maker IQE agrees $2M order for CPV cellsOptics.orgall 17
Thin-film photovoltaics have to compete not only with other solar cell technologies but also with fossil and other renewable energy sources. This, according to the European Society of Thin Films (EFDS) and Singulus Technologies, requires the
. Solar Junction is commercializing its Adjustable Spectrum Lattice Matched (A-SLAM) multi-junction solar cell architecture. Having signed an exclusive wafer supply contract with specialist