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  • Solar Cell Research

    Non-Traditional Uses of Photovoltaics

    The technology behind silicon solar cells hasn’t changed much in decades, although efficiencies have been boosted with incremental improvements, such as a new coating developed at the University of Texas. Pervoskites, however, are one of the...
  • More than just solar

    Perovskites Move Beyond Solar Cells

    Perovskites are mainly known for what they bring to the field of solar cells. Researchers from IMO-IMOMEC, an associated laboratory of imec at the University of Hasselt, and colleagues from KU Leuven, UGent and UAntwerpen, are tuning...
  • solar tracker in solar power plant

    Innovation in the Solar Tracker Industry

    Product and industry continually advance through phases of innovation brought on by a desire for ease of use, either to address challenges within a market or to improve cost and accessibility. Solar trackers have been around for years; however,...
  • honey bees

    Solar Preserves Farmland, Increases Revenue

    At a time when per acre farm revenue is down, development pressure on farmland is up and hundreds of family farms are lost each year, a growing number of farmers and rural communities are discovering that solar provides a surprising and welcome...
  • Solar Research

    Research Advances Solar Technology

    Recent solar research is bringing down the cost of solar as well as increasing efficiencies. It is also expanding the use of solar in ways that can help solve environmental problems, like the need for clean drinking water. Here we present the...
  • PV module testing

    Addressing Long-Term PV Module Reliability & Performance

    Most solar project developers and equipment buyers require two key certifications for solar PV modules – IEC 61215 and IEC 61730 or UL 1703. They demonstrate that PV modules are safe. None of these test standards address long-term PV module...
  • Making the grid smart

    Making the Grid Smarter

    It isn’t news that more American homes, businesses and communities are adopting clean energy technologies – solar, wind, energy storage and electric vehicles – as they recognize the environmental, economic, resiliency and public...

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