22 Sep

Suntech’s New Wd Series Polycrystalline Solar Panel

Energy Matters

Solar panel maker SuntechPower Holdings Co.,has unveiled a 60 cell multi-crystalline solar module called the"Wd".  …

21 Sep

Solar powered cars whose only emission will be water


.Materialsscience and engineering assistant professor Dane Morgan and Ph.D.student Edward (Ted) Holby are putting their …

18 Sep

Glossary of Solar Terms

Solar Knowledge

ABSORBERThe absorber is that part of a solarthermal collector that receives the incident radiant energy …

15 Sep

Mitsubishi Electric’s high-output solar panels reduce installation cost


In a bid to lower the cost of solar energy, Mitsubishi Electrichas come up with …

11 Sep

DNA Molecule-sized Photodiode Makes Solar Conversion Efficient


Researchers at the Cornell Universityhave created the basic elements of a solar cell that they …

09 Sep

Spectrolab Breaks Solar-Cell Efficiency Record . . . Again


Spectrolab, a Boeing subsidiary, has set yet another world recordfor terrestrial concentrator solar cell efficiency …

31 Aug

US Grants 274 Cleantech Patents In Q2

CleanTech Brief

The United States granted 274 cleantech patents in the secondquarter of 2009, up from 217 …

30 Aug

What could make solar hot again?

PC's Solar Photovoltaics Blog

Lastweek, I was very fortunate enough to be able to get into a conversationwith Dr. …

25 Aug

Australian researchers develop world’s most efficient solar cell


Solarenergy is one stream of technology which sees new records quiteregularly. The enormous potential of …

25 Aug

Applied Nanotech Receives Research Funding For Printable Metallic Inks

Solar Industry

Applied Nanotech Holdings Inc. has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energyto receive a …

18 Aug

New report shines light on PV industry

PC's Solar Photovoltaics Blog

USA: DisplaySearch has recently published a new report on the solar industry — the Quarterly …

17 Aug

Veeco NT9100S optical profiling system for PV cell production

PC's Solar Photovoltaics Blog

Veeco Instruments Inc., a leader in scientific and industrialmetrology, today announced the release of its …