Solar for hydroponics

Solar for hydroponics

An international research team has examined combining solar power generation with energy-intensive hydroponic horticulture and has found that this…

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Google lends a hand in the search for new solar cell designs with open-source tool

Google lends a hand in the search for new solar cell designs with open-source tool

Scientists in the United States developed a computer simulator that can calculate the conversion efficiency of different solar cell materials and…

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Photovoltaic rotary energy system for domestic applications, high-rise buildings

Photovoltaic rotary energy system for domestic applications, high-rise buildings

Scientists from the Adana Science and Technology University in Turkey have designed a prototype of a rotary energy system (RES) that they claim may…

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Micro-inverters vs. string/central inverters

Micro-inverters vs. string/central inverters

A group of researchers from the University of Limoges has compared the performance ratio (PR) of PV systems equipped with micro-inverters to that of…

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Pilot floating platform for offshore hybrid wind-solar-wave projects

Pilot floating platform for offshore hybrid wind-solar-wave projects

Developed by German company Sinn Power, the floating platform currently hosts solar modules totaling 80 kW and may also embed small wind turbines and…

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SunPower launches VPP offering for its energy storage customers

SunPower launches VPP offering for its energy storage customers

SunPower Corp. said it will launch a virtual power plant program that will let energy storage customers who use its SunVault system to be paid for…

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Russia launches major solar plant in Siberia

Russia launches major solar plant in Siberia

A $40 million solar field which will double the generation capacity of the Omsk region is planned to start generating in December as part of the…

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Indian manufacturer unveils 375-410 W half-cut modules with 20.4% efficiency

Chinese PV Industry: Government announces deployment of 30 GW of renewables in northwestern China

Furthermore, TBEA has announced a plan to invest in four solar power plants and Flat Glass has agreed to acquire two quartz mines.  …

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Tesla orders 45 GWh of EV batteries from CATL

Tesla orders 45 GWh of EV batteries from CATL

Reports calculated that the single order would be enough to support production of 800,000 vehicles.   Chinese media reported that Tesla ordered…

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The Hydrogen Stream: Saudi Arabia bets on blue hydrogen, Denmark wants to improve green alkaline electrolysis

The Hydrogen Stream: Saudi Arabia bets on blue hydrogen, Denmark wants to improve green alkaline electrolysis

Elsewhere, Snam and Toyota are pushing for more hydrogen-based mobility in Italy, and Woodside Petroleum wants to establish an export-oriented…

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