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DNV lab in New York now approved to test batteries to UL requirements

The Battery and Energy Storage Technology (BEST) Test and Commercialization Center, owned by the New York Battery and Energy Storage Technology Consortium (NY-BEST) and...

Modules Manufactured in Europe Emit 40% Less CO2 than the Chinese: Fraunhofer ISE

Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy have claimed that solar modules manufactured in the European Union produce 40% less carbon dioxide than...

Frameless glass-glass solar modules made in Europe have the best CO2 footprint, Fraunhofer ISE says

The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE has recently published a study in which the CO2 footprint of six monocrystalline silicon photovoltaic modules...

Interface engineering for a stable, 23.4% efficient perovskite solar cell

As understanding of perovskite solar cells improves, scientists are looking ever more closely into the materials to understand the mechanisms at work and identify...

Residential Solar System Sizes Continue to Rise in the U.S.: Berkeley Lab

The Berkeley Lab has found that solar photovoltaic (PV) system sizes continue to grow in the United States. In 2020, the median was 6.5...

Nanoparticle Paste to Maximize Perovskite Solar Cells’ Efficiency Developed

Researchers at the ITMO University’s School of Physics and Engineering have developed a paste of titanium dioxide and resonant silicon nanoparticles to maximize perovskite...

Solar Cell & Module Maker Premier Energies Raises ₹2 Billion from GEF Capital

Solar photovoltaic (PV) cell and module manufacturer Premier Energies has raised ?2 billion (~$27.11 million) from climate investment-focused private equity manager GEF Capital Partners....

PV-powered autonomous sea access for people with disabilities

Greek startup Tobea Ltd., a spinoff of the University of Patras, has developed a solar-powered system that provides autonomous sea access for people with...

Nanoparticle Paste to Maximize Perovskite Solar Cells’ Efficiency Developed

Researchers at the ITMO University’s School of Physics and Engineering have developed a paste of titanium dioxide and resonant silicon nanoparticles to maximize perovskite...

SimpliPhi battery bank helps D.C. elementary school better use excess solar generation

A SimpliPhi Power battery system has been installed at a Washington, D.C., elementary school to help the school better use its existing solar power...

New tools give utilities insight into grid capacity to host more solar, storage

A new paper, Key Decisions for Hosting Capacity Analyses, published today by the Interstate Renewable Energy Council (IREC), shares key lessons about a new...

How long do rooftop residential solar panels last?

Residential solar panels are often sold with long-term loans or leases, with homeowners entering contracts of 20 years or more. But how long do...

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Calculating the value of a community solar program

In an effort to quantify the overall value that community solar programs could add, the Coalition for Community Solar Access enlisted Michigan State University’s...

Highway-side solar could produce 36 TWh annually

Research published by the Webber Energy Group at the University of Texas at Austin and nonprofit group The Ray has led to a partnership...

Maine city, school district subscribe to 2.3 MW of community solar

The Town of Wells and the Wells Ogunquit Community School District have signed a Net Energy Billing Agreement with Boston-based solar provider Nexamp. Under...

Pine Gate Renewables breaks ground on nearly 70-MW North Carolina solar project

Pine Gate Renewables announced the financing of its second project in Stanly County, North Carolina, which will generate 69.89 MW of renewable energy for...