09 Oct

Table Salt: Making Solar Cells Better

The Daily Fusion

Chemists at Oregon State University have identified a compound that could significantly reduce the cost …

01 Oct

Reproducing Nuclear Reactor Damage in the Lab

The Daily Fusion

A new $5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy will enable University of …

21 Feb

Next Generation Lithium Ion Battery Developed at USC


Researchers at USC, , according to recently published research in Nano Research, have “developed a new lithium-ion …

06 Jun

In Focus: Ion Implantation

Cleantech, Applied

Pure silicon isn’t terribly thrilling. It’s neither a perfect insulator nor a perfect conductor. It’s …

18 Apr

Ion Implantation: The Next Solar Patent War?

Green Patent Blog

As noted in a previous post, solar patent litigation has begun to move upstream to …

15 Oct

Sanyo, Panasonic Introduce Everleds Lithium-ion Solar Street Light


Sanyo and Panasonic recently announced the launch of the Everleds Lithium-ion Solar StreetLight that is …

31 Aug

MIT Research Unveils New Lithium-Ion Battery

Green Chip Stocks

We have long accepted the image of the 21st century that includes iPhones and robots …

24 Dec

Panasonic Li-ion Battery Stores Surplus Renewable Energy for Home Use


Aftersuccessfully acquiring more than a 50% stake in Sanyo, Panasonic isplanning to commercialize a lithium-ion …

18 Jul

Techtium debuts world’s most efficient solar charger IC


Techtium Ltd.has unveiled the world’s first dedicated Li-ion solar charging IC withrecord breaking efficiency. The …