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Solar Cell Without The Lead
2014-05-05 08:41:24

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Using readily available equipment, researchers at from Northwestern University have developed a new type of solar cell based on tin instead of lead perovskite, according to a new report in Nature Photonics. "This is a breakthrough in taking the lead out of a very promising type of solar cell, called a perovskite," said study author Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, an inorganic chemist at Northwestern. "Tin is a very viable material, and we have...

2014-05-05 08:23:18

"This indicates that Natcore's black silicon is commercially viable": Provini RED BANK, N.J., May 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the world's largest photovoltaic manufacturers has been the first to process Natcore Technology's black silicon wafers into working solar cells in an actual production line rather than in a laboratory setting. The wafers were given a black silicon etch by scientists of Natcore Technology Inc. (TSX-V: NXT; NTCXF.PK) using the company's proprietary...

2014-05-03 23:00:14

2014 Market Research Report on Global and China Wind Turbine Industry and 2014 Market Research Report on Global and China Wind Turbine Pitch Systems Industry added to ReportsnReports.com. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) May 04, 2014 2014 Market Research Reports on Global and China Wind Turbine and Wind Turbine Pitch Systems Industry are professional and in-depth research reports. These reports provide Global and China Wind Turbine and Wind Turbine Pitch Systems Industry market conditions. These...

2014-05-02 12:20:47

LAKE FOREST, Calif., May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc., (QTWW) will hold a conference call to announce its First Quarter 2014 financial results. The call will be held on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 1:30 p.m. Pacific Time (4:30 p.m. Eastern Time). If you are interested in participating in the financial results conference call, please call 800-207-9287 or 706-679-1155 if dialing internationally, and provide the Conference ID #94586699,...

2014-05-02 04:21:06

GUELPH, Ontario, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that the National Bank of Canada will provide the Company with C$115.5 million, in short-term construction financing. The credit facility will be used to support the construction of three solar power projects in Ontario, Canada, totaling 30 MWac. The three solar power projects - "Sparkle Light"...

2014-05-01 08:27:49

Produces 1 kW of electrical power during solar operation EN-HAROD, ISRAEL and OGDEN, Utah, May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Qnergy, a world leader in the development and manufacture of Stirling-based engines and systems, today announced a major breakthrough in solar thermoacoustic power generation. The company recently set a new world record, using acoustic waves created by solar heat to produce 1 kW of electrical power during a field test completed this month at its test facility...

2014-04-30 12:23:44

DUBLIN, Apr. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/mhdr87/waste_heat) has announced the addition of the "Waste Heat Recovery Market by Application and Industry - Global Trends & Forecast to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The demand for waste heat recovery systems will continue to surge with the growing requirement for energy efficiency and rising environmental concerns regarding...

2014-04-30 08:25:39

TEMPE, Ariz., April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and sapphire and silicon wafers, today announced that it will host a conference call to discuss the Company's financial results for the second quarter ended March 31, 2014 on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 5:00 pm ET. Executive Chairman J.S. Whang; President and CEO, Fokko...

2014-04-30 08:23:50

SHANGHAI, April 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry has announced that it will supply 38.7 MW of PV Modules to EDP Renovaveis, a leading Independent Power Producer (IPP) in the global renewable energy sector, for two solar parks in San Bernadino County, California. JinkoSolar will provide approximately 120,000 high-efficiency solar panels for the construction of both the Lone...

2014-04-29 23:15:53

Over 400 senior executives will be gathering in Dubai next week to learn how to develop and construct photovoltaic (PV) and concentrated solar thermal power (CSP) plants in the top markets in the region including Jordan, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Morocco and more. London - UK (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 The opportunities in the MENA region for both local and international solar companies are steadily rising and the MENASOL conference will gather senior representatives from key...


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Incoming Solar Radiation Impacts By Various Weather Cycles
2012-07-23 11:19:47

The above image looks at the month of March for the three cycles known as Normal Phase, El-Nino, and La-Nina. The data was recorded for the city of Austin Texas. Remember this is just data for one month during these cycles. Normal: During this cycle incoming solar activity was upwards to 60% efficient for the month, producing enough solar energy that only 40% of the month would have not had strong incoming radiation. EL-Nino: This phase provided the area with an extended number of...

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  • A spider.
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