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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...

2014-04-30 23:10:08

Cymbet to demonstrate rechargeable solid state batteries at Internet of Things DevCon. Minneapolis MN (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Cymbet Corporation will be demonstrating EnerChip™ rechargeable solid state batteries for various Wearable Technology (WT) and Internet of Things (IoT) devices at the Internet of Things Developers Conference at the Hyatt Regency in Santa Clara, CA May 7-8, 2014. EnerChip chip-scale batteries are completely solid state and fabricated using semiconductor processes....

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 08:25:00

DUBLIN, Apr. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/52x9tk/global_energy) has announced the addition of the "Global Energy Harvesting Devices Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Energy harvesting devices are devices that convert ambient energy into electrical energy. Ambient energy is the energy available around us in the environment, such as solar, wind, and chemical energy. During...

2014-04-28 23:09:27

Within the tax reform that is currently under debate in Chile´s parliament, there is a plan to tax the CO2 emissions from thermoelectric plants over 50 MWt. The idea is to charge US$ 5 per tonne of CO2 discharged. London - UK (PRWEB) April 28, 2014 According to Felipe Cerón, General Manager at AES Gener, the “green tax” will turn thermoelectric plants less competitive by raising their energy prices. However, other members of the industry as Joaquín Galindo, CEO of...

2014-04-28 08:23:26

SHANGHAI, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE:JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that it has signed a 21.09MW solar PV module supply agreement with Nan Xin Solar, a subsidiary of China Southern Power Grid, for a distributed roof-top project located in Foshan, Guangdong Province. Located in San Shui Park, Foshan Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone, the project will be using 84859...

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2014-04-23 03:00:03

Tom Abate | Stanford Engineering In the quest to make sun power more competitive, researchers are designing ultrathin solar cells that cut material costs. At the same time they're keeping these thin cells efficient by sculpting their surfaces with photovoltaic nanostructures that behave like a molecular hall of mirrors. "We want to make sure light spends more quality time inside a solar cell," said Mark Brongersma, a professor of materials science and engineering at Stanford and...

2014-04-16 23:05:41

A solar entrepreneur and recreational survivalist has designed SunJack, a 20 Watt solar powered quick-charger and battery pack system for on-the-go power—and as a first step to clean energy independence for the people of Papua New Guinea. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Harold Tan, a solar entrepreneur and recreational survivalist, has launched a new Kickstarter campaign to build and market SunJack, the world’s most portable 20-Watt solar charger and battery pack for...

2014-04-16 08:23:03

SHANGHAI, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), a global leader in the solar PV industry, today announced that its 24MW solar PV power plant in Xinyi, Jiangsu Province and 15MW solar PV power plant in Lianyungang, Jiangsu Province were successfully connected to the grid. The company has so far successfully connected to the grid for more than 252 MW of solar PV power projects. The 24MW Xinyi and 15MW Lianyungang power...

2014-04-14 23:03:59

PI Ceramic multilayer piezo actuators (PICMA) are known for their outstanding performance and lifetime, passing 100 Billion Cycles of life testing for the Mars Mission. Now, an additional series of waterproof and oil-proof actuator version for harsh industrial environments is available. Auburn, MA (PRWEB) April 14, 2014 Auburn, MA. PI Ceramic multilayer piezo actuators (PICMA) are known for their outstanding performance and lifetime, passing 100 Billion Cycles of life testing for the...


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