星期四, 1月 21, 2021
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UCI researchers expose vulnerability of solar inverters

Cyber-physical systems security researchers at the University of California, Irvine can disrupt the functioning of a power grid using about $50 worth of equipment...

SolarEdge violated Huawei inverter patent, rules Chinese court

Chinese inverter manufacturer Huawei said on Friday that the Guangzhou Intellectual Property Court has ruled that SolarEdge has infringed on one of its patents...

US utility invests in Australian prefab PV system manufacturer

US utility AES has made a strategic US$8.6 million (AU$12 million) investment in Sydney-based 5B, in a show of confidence in the company’s prefabricated,...

RatedPower’s pvDesign software can now model bifacial energy yield

RatedPower’s solar modeling product called pvDesign recently launched its own bifacial energy yield model to support bifacial simulations. pvDesign uses a 2D model that assumes...

Chips, commercial CSP and a solar river: What the DOE is doing with its solar innovation dollars

Eric Cummings is out to disrupt the residential solar and storage market with a $1,000 synchronous condenser — essentially a small generator with a...

Discriminatory rooftop solar charges may violate antitrust law

When his electric bill went up by about 65% because he has solar panels on his roof, William Ellis joined three others to file...

New alliance aims to break 600 W threshold

The 600W+ Photovoltaic Open Innovation Ecological Alliance set up by mostly China-based solar companies aims to cross the 600 W module output threshold. Trina Solar,...

Heterojunction MWT solar module based on 23%-efficient cells

The Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) is teaming up with equipment provider Eurotron, solar project developer GroenLeven, and Dutch research institute SIEC to develop a...

New production equipment for large-area perovskite solar cells

The New Energy Center at National Taiwan University and Taiwanese PV production equipment provider E-Sun Precision Industrial Co. have developed new production equipment to...

Scientists in China give flexible perovskites a backbone

Scientists in China have reported the development of a flexible perovskite solar cell measuring 1.01cm² and achieving a stabilized efficiency of 19.87%. The cell...

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New Energy Equity adds 326 kW of solar to municipal buildings in Norton Shores, Michigan

New Energy Equity, along with its development partner Chart House Energy, has completed a 326-kWDC solar development project consisting of three separate municipal buildings...

PG&E announces 387 MW/1,548 MWh of energy storage capacity in latest project announcement

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) has requested approval from the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) for six new battery projects totaling 387 MW...

NEP releases 500-W microinverter for large-format panels

Silicon Valley-based Northern Electric Power Technology (NEP) has released a new 500-W microinverter. The company is calling it a “macroinverter” since it is able...

Solar investment tax credit extended at 26% for two additional years

Story updated Dec. 22 after successful passage of the bill by Congress. Extended renewable energy tax credits have been included in a $1.4 trillion federal...