Stable perovskite LEDs one step closer

Researchers at Linkoping University, working with colleagues in Great Britain, China and the Czech Republic, have developed a perovskite light-emitting diode (LED) with both high efficiency and long operational stability. The result has been published in Nature Communications. “Light-emitting diodes… Read moreStable perovskite LEDs one step closer

An all-organic proton battery energized for sustainable energy storage

Sustainable energy storage is in great demand. Researchers at Uppsala University have therefore developed an all-organic proton battery that can be charged in a matter of seconds. The battery can be charged and discharged over 500 times without any significant… Read moreAn all-organic proton battery energized for sustainable energy storage

New SunLogix Virginia warehouse offers crucial storage capacity for solar energy industry

SunLogix reports it has acquired 500,000 square feet of warehousing space in Danville, Virginia. The warehouse provides additional space on the East Coast for Safe Harbor storage, long-term storage and short-term space to store solar power equipment in the event… Read moreNew SunLogix Virginia warehouse offers crucial storage capacity for solar energy industry

A new low-cost solar technology for environmental cooling

Space cooling and heating is a common need in most inhabited areas. In Europe, the energy consumed for air conditioning is rising, and the situation could get worse in the near future due to the temperature increase in different regions… Read moreA new low-cost solar technology for environmental cooling

GAF Energy introduces new super high-efficiency panel for their roof-integrated solar system

GAF Energy, North America’s leading provider of roof-integrated solar solutions, has announced the launch of a brand new super high-efficiency solar panel for use with its roof-integrated solar product. The new Solaria panels are 16 percent more powerful than the… Read moreGAF Energy introduces new super high-efficiency panel for their roof-integrated solar system

Nature-inspired green energy technology clears important development hurdle

Scientist Heinz Frei has spent decades working toward building an artificial version of one of nature’s most elegant and effective machines: the leaf. Frei, and many other researchers around the world, seek to use photosynthesis – the sunlight-driven chemical reaction… Read moreNature-inspired green energy technology clears important development hurdle

Ultrafast and broadband perovskite photodetectors for large-dynamic-range imaging

Photodetectors, a key optoelectrical component for the translation of optical signals into electrical signals, are of great interest to a wide range of industrial production, military affairs, biochemical detection, optical communication. Organic-inorganic hybrid perovskites (OIHPs), owing to their excellent optical… Read moreUltrafast and broadband perovskite photodetectors for large-dynamic-range imaging

On the trail of organic solar cells’ efficiency

In their study, by investigating the vibrations of the molecules in the thin films, the scientists were able to show that very fundamental quantum effects, so-called zero point vibrations, can make a significant contribution to voltage losses. The study has… Read moreOn the trail of organic solar cells’ efficiency

Trina Solar announces mass production of 500W+ Duomax V and Tallmax V modules

Trina Solar told Solar Daily that it has commissioned a pilot line for the mass production of the 500W+ Duomax V and Tallmax V (“V series”) modules. The event marks another milestone achieved by the company this year after the… Read moreTrina Solar announces mass production of 500W+ Duomax V and Tallmax V modules

Bristol team develops photosynthetic proteins for expanded solar energy conversion

A team of scientists, led by the University of Bristol, has developed a new photosynthetic protein system enabling an enhanced and more sustainable approach to solar-powered technological devices. The initiative is part of a broader effort in the field of… Read moreBristol team develops photosynthetic proteins for expanded solar energy conversion