Solar Cells

Risen Energy Claims World Record for HJT Module Output Efficiency

Chinese solar module maker Risen Energy has announced that its HJT series solar module called ‘Hyper-ion’ has achieved a maximum power of 741.456W and a module efficiency of 23.89%. Risen Energy said that the results were verified by TÜV SÜD, a global provider of testing, inspection and certification services. This is an improvement from the […]

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Solar Powered Drone Unveiled at Aero India 2023

Garuda Aerospace, an Indian startup that makes drones, unveiled its solar-powered drone- “SURAJ”, at Aero India 2023, that was held in Bengaluru. Satheesh Reddy, former DRDO Chairman and current Principal Scientific Adviser to the Defence Minister, unveiled the drone. As per the startup, the solar drone is designed for surveillance operations, offering “real-time information to […]

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Dehradun is Home to North India’s First Solar-Powered Hydroponic Plant

North India’s first solar-powered hydroponic plant has been inaugurated in Dehradun. With capacity at 71kw, the solar power plant sprawls to 6,000 square feet of area. It consists of 36 panels. Under these panels, 6000 vegetable pots can be positioned three feet above soil. This makes the plant extremely productive in nature. With the establishment […]

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Employment in Solar & Wind Sector Rises Eight-Fold, New Study Points

A joint report by three think tanks has revealed that the solar and wind energy sectors in India have added 52,700 new workforce in project development roles in the last financial year. This marks an eight-fold jump in the employment in this segment from financial year 2021. The new study is done by the Council […]

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ReNew Power Finalises Solar Cell Units In Rajasthan & Gujarat

Gurugram-based renewable energy firm ReNew Power is investing a sum of Rs 2,000 crore towards the establishment of  module manufacturing and solar cell units in Gujarat and Rajasthan, the Chairman and Founder of Renew Power, Sumant Sinha has revealed. The firm is also looking at opportunities for investment in Uttar Pradesh while also setting sights […]

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Solar Activated Fashion That Is Fancy & Sustainable At The Same Time

Practically every sector has been touched and transformed by the wonders of solar energy. The world of fashion is no exception. In a recent fashion trend, tshirts and dresses that are activated by solar energy are fast catching the eye of the customer. Dutch fashion designer Pauline Van Dongen, known for her line of smart […]

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Meyer Burger Announces First Sales Partner for Solar Roof Tile Project

Meyer Burger Technology, a firm known for its production facilities in the photovoltaic industry, had announced the pilot phase of its solar roof tile. Now, the firm has revealed that it has onboarded its first distribution partner from the roofing trade. Dachdecker-Einkauf Süd eG (DE Süd), a market-leading specialist roofing distributor in Germany, will look […]

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