Image - PLANT PV Introduces Breakthrough Solar Cell Power Output Technology

PLANT PV Introduces Breakthrough Solar Cell Power Output Technology

PLANT PV, a photovoltaic materials innovator, announced today at SNEC 2017 a breakthrough that enables solar cell manufacturers to capture substantially greater solar cell power output. PLANT PV's new Silver-on-Aluminum(tm) paste is designed for easy implementation with no added investment cost for cell producers and leads to a 1 percent increase in relative power output for c-Si solar cells. "For 20 years the industry has had to accept an ef...

Solar - Apr 18, 2017


Image - Alectra study identifies residential solar storage potential

Alectra study identifies residential solar storage potential

Alectra Inc, with the support of the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) , has completed a feasibility study for mass adoption of the utility's residential solar storage pilot, POWER.HOUSE , in Southern York Region. The feasibility study focused on analyzing costs, benefits, technical capabilities, and key considerations associated with aggregating a large-scale fleet of solar storage assets, known as a virtual power plant, to deliv...

Solar - Apr 18, 2017


Image - ISE Group, Total and SunPower Start Up the Nanao Solar Power Plant in Japan

ISE Group, Total and SunPower Start Up the Nanao Solar Power Plant in Japan

ISE Group, Total and SunPower have started up a 27-megawatt-peak photovoltaic power plant in Nanao on Japan's Honshu Island. Completed one year after the beginning of construction, the plant will generate clean and reliable electricity to serve thousands of Japanese households on the island. The Nanao plant is jointly owned by ISE Group, which holds 50 percent interest, with Total and SunPower each holding a 25 percent interest. "ISE Group ...

Solar - Apr 19, 2017




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