Tags: Solar Cells

Chinese Scientists Explore All-Weather Solar Cells

Chinese scientists are constructing new research to make solar cells that can store sunlight energy in all weather conditions, a move that could bring down the cost of energy harvesting. “Solar cell research is mainly focused on elevating photoelectric conversion efficiency upon direct sunlight until new light has been shed on persistent high-efficiency power generation […]

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Scientists at IIT Roorkee Create More Efficient and Low Cost Solar Cells Using Jamun

Naturally occurring pigment found in jamun as an inexpensive photosensitiser for Dye Sensitized Solar Cells (DSSCs) or Gratzel cells have been used to create More Efficient Solar Cells. Scientists at IIT Roorkee have used the juicy, delectable Indian summer fruit Jamun to create inexpensive and more efficient solar cells. Researchers used naturally occurring pigment found […]

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TMEIC Receives Order of its Busbar Bonding Machine for a New Solar Cell Plant of Triumph PV Materials in China

Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems Corporation will be delivering its Busbar Bonding Machine to the world’s largest CIGS plant with 300 MW capacity in Phase 1 with a production capacity of 1.5GW. Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Systems Corporation received an order for three units of its Busbar Bonding Machine (TMBBM) for Triumph PV Materials Ltd. The products […]

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Phoenix Nuclear Labs (PNL) to supply Rayton Solar with technology for low cost solar panel production

PNL will deliver the first system to Rayton solar at the end of 2017, followed by several additional units in 2018 and 2019.   Phoenix Nuclear Labs (PNL) has signed a long-term agreement to be the exclusive supplier of high current proton accelerators to California-based Rayton Solar to produce low cost, high efficiency solar panels. Under the terms […]

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CEL Invites Expression of Interest to Form a Strategic Alliance for Module Manufacturing in India

Central Electronics Limited has announced that it is interested in a potential collaboration from foreign companies looking for a strategic alliance for manufacturing in the field of flexible solar PV modules. The Central Electronics Limited (CEL), a public-sector enterprise and a manufacturer of crystalline solar cells and modules, invited an expression of interest (EoI) for […]

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Ingot Carving the Future

Silicon is the most abundant solid element on earth; it makes up more than 25% of the earth’s crust. However, it rarely occurs in elemental form, virtually all of it is existing as compounds. Solar cells are made from silicon boules, polycrystalline structures that have the atomic structure of a single crystal. The most commonly […]

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UNION BUDGET 2017: Shock and Awe for Indian Solar Industry

In an assertive throw to fuel the solar sector, the budget covertly focused towards helping the rural sector, agricultural sector and re-energising the real estate sector. It was a known fact that Digital payments and Demonetisation will take the center-stage. The clean energy pledges also vowed new propagations as the Government of India rifles solar […]

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Heraeus Photovoltaics Launches Innovative Infrared Emitters for Optimized Diffusion

Heraeus Infrared Emitters are entirely made out of quartz glass, which has an unmatched purity to avoid contamination and allows the transfer of large amounts of energy in a contact free manner. Heraeus Photovoltaics is now offering innovative Infrared Emitters (IR-emitters) for optimized diffusion, Anti-Reflective Coating and drying processes in silicon solar cell production. IR-emitters […]

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SMARTER SOLAR: How IoT is Revolutionizing Solar Energy Efficiency

Solar energy is at the forefront of the present-day renewable energy space, making use of the widely abundant and freely available energy of the sun. Globally, solar energy companies have experienced an ever-increasing growth rate. This has resulted in large-scale solar plants with numerous physical assets distributed in remote and wide-spread areas. With such a […]

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