News - 29 Sep 2012
EPFL Institute of Microengineering researchers have achieved a record 21.4% energy conversion efficiency using "hybrid" photovoltaic cells. The novel cells were presented at the European Photovoltaic...
News - 29 Mar 2009
Working at the nanoscale level, University of Arkansas engineering researchers have created stable superhydrophilic surfaces on a glass substrate. The surfaces, made of randomly placed and densely...
Article - 3 Aug 2018
Photovoltaic devices have helped us tackle and provide a promising solution to the world energy crisis.
Article - 31 Oct 2017
Fouling, coking or simply “sticking” is a costly surface problem that occurs in most industrial applications. Surface fouling causes contamination, promotes corrosion, reduces flow, increases...
News - 27 May 2009
Research and Markets, leading source for international market research and market data, has announced the addition of the "Materials for Thin-Film Silicon Photovoltaics" report to their...
Article - 5 Feb 2016
This article discusses laboratory chemical inertness and corrosion test results for various chemically deposited coatings utilized by the process analyzer manufacturers.
News - 7 Jun 2008
Solar Thin Films, Inc., a developer, manufacturer and marketer of manufacturing equipment for the production of "thin-film" amorphous silicon and CIGS photovoltaic modules, has signed a...
News - 9 Nov 2007
SCHOTT, the technology group based in Mainz, Germany, inaugurated industrial mass production of thin-film solar modules in Jena by its subsidiary, SCHOTT Solar. By investing a total of 75 million...
News - 12 Oct 2011
Researchers in Singapore have exploited advanced nanostructure technology to make a highly efficient and yet cheaper silicon solar cell. With this development, the researchers hope that the cost of...
News - 9 Feb 2011
Harnessing more than 30 years of photovoltaic research experience, a University of Arkansas engineering professor has found a way to increase sunlight-to-electricity conversion efficiency and reduce...