Thursday, 19 May 2022
The National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has announced 39.5% efficiency for a new solar cell it has created calling it the highest efficiency solar cell of any type, measured using standard-1 sun conditions.
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2022
Trina Solar from China has announced a maximum efficiency of 25.5% for its self-developed 210mm x 210mm high efficiency i-TOPCon cell, claiming it to be a new world record for the efficiency of large-area industrialized N-type monocrystalline silicon i-TOPCon cells.
Tuesday, 26 Oct 2021
Chinese solar wafer, cell and module producer LONGi Solar has achieved what it terms as a new world record with 25.82% power conversion efficiency for its heterojunction (HJT) solar cells.
Chinese Solar Cell Production Equipment Maker Maxwell Achieves ‘Record’ 25.05% Efficiency For M6/166mm Heterojunction Cell, Certified By Germany’s ISFH
Monday, 31 May 2021
Solar cell production equipment maker Suzhou Maxwell Technologies Co., Ltd. has reported achieving 25.05% efficiency for a heterojunction (HJT) solar cell, calling it a record for a large size cell designed for ‘mass production’.
23.56% PERC Solar Power Conversion Efficiency Claim Of Talesun Solar Independently Tested & Certified By Fujian Institute Of Metrology
Wednesday, 21 Oct 2020
Chinese solar PV company Talesun Solar has claimed to have increased its PERC solar cell power conversion efficiency to 23.56%, exceeding the 23.50% mark.
Trina Solar Declares 23.22% Efficiency Record For N-Type C-Si I-TOPCon Front Side Bifacial Solar Cell; ISFH CalTec Confirms Independently
Wednesday, 27 Nov 2019
The State Key Laboratory of PV Science and Technology (PVST) of Trina Solar in China has set a new ‘world record’ of 23.22% power conversion efficiency for a high-efficiency large-area quasi-monocrystalline n-type (c-Si) I-TOPCon (also called passivated contact technology) solar cell.
ISFH Certifies Hanergy Exceeded Previous Power Conversion Efficiency Record For Silicon Heterojunction Technology With 25.11%
Wednesday, 20 Nov 2019
Thin film solar PV technology company Hanergy Mobile Energy Holding Group Limited has exceeded its previous record power conversion efficiency level of 24.85% for silicon heterojunction (SHJ) technology, this time achieving 25.11% efficiency over a s.
CSIRO Photovoltaics Performance Lab Verifies Australian National University Claim For 21.6% Efficiency For Perovskite Solar Cells Using Novel Nanostructured Material
Monday, 02 Sep 2019
The research team of Dr Jun Peng and Associate Professor Thomas While from the Australian National University (ANU) College of Engineering and Computer Science have announced a 21.6% power conversion efficiency for perovskite solar cells, claiming th.
Germany’s Institute For Solar Energy Research In Hamelin Certifies Hanergy’s 24.85% Conversion Efficiency For Silicon Heterojunction 6-Inch Lab Cell
Thursday, 08 Aug 2019
Chinese thin film solar PV manufacturer, Hanergy Thin Film Power Group has announced 24.85% power conversion efficiency for its silicon heterojunction technology, along with Chengdu Zhufeng Yongming Technology Company.
Switzerland’s Empa Reports 20.8% Conversion Efficiency For CIGS Solar Cells On Flexible Polymer Substrate Improving On Its Previous Mark With 3 Major Changes
Monday, 08 Jul 2019
Achieving a 20.8% record efficiency for a CIGS thin film cell on a flexible substrate show the potential of the technology.
TaiyangNews Advanced Solar Module Technology Report Shows Highest Efficient Commercial Solar Modules Are Based on Back Contact Silicon Cells
Monday, 08 Oct 2018
The efficiency of a solar module deals with the ability of a PV panel to convert the incident solar light into electrical energy per unit area.
Fraunhofer ISE Certifies Oxford PV’s 27.3% Conversion Efficiency Record For Single-Junction Silicon Solar Cells
Wednesday, 27 Jun 2018
Oxford PV has achieved 27.3% conversion efficiency on a 1 cm² perovskite-silicon tandem solar cell, which has been certified by Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE.
Fraunhofer And EV Group Surpass Previous 2 Achievements To Demonstrate 33.3% Efficiency For Silicon-Based Multi-Junction Solar Cell
Thursday, 05 Apr 2018
Germany’s Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE) and the EV Group have developed a new silicon-based multi-junction solar cell. It can convert exactly a third of incident sunlight into electricity.
Wednesday, 29 Mar 2017
Germany based Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE) has announced that it has achieved a record efficiency of 31.3% for a silicon-based multi-junction solar cell made of III-V and silicon material.
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At the recently concluded @TaiyangNews Bifacial & Solar Tracker #VirtualConference, Emmanuele Chiappori from #Antaisolar, brought an excellent speech with professional insights on July 5th and was invited to join the executive panel discussion in the final part of the conference. 4
#UnitedKingdom @beisgovuk concludes CfD auction round 4, securing close to 11 GW renewable energy capacity for 15-year contracts; 2.2 GW solar with a strike price of £0.4599/kWh ... picked; Close to 7 GW for offshore wind, 900 MW onshore wind win among others https://taiyangnews.info/markets/uks-cfd-round-4-secures-almost-11-gw-re/
A subsidiary of @Entergy Corporation, @EntergyArk is seeking proposals for 1 GW of solar and wind energy generation resources, with solar projects to be located within the US ... utility’s service territory #solarpv #solarenergy #solarpower #USA #Arkansas https://taiyangnews.info/tenders/us-utility-issues-1-gw-renewables-rfp/
Switzerland’s @EPFL_en & @CSEMInfo breach the 30% power conversion efficiency barrier for perovskite-on-silicon tandem solar cells on 1 cm2 area, certified by @NREL; Claim it... will pave the way for ‘even more competitive’ #solarpower generation #technews https://taiyangnews.info/technology/record-tandem-cell-efficiency-made-in-switzerland/
#Singapore's @EMA_sg launches RFP2 for 4 GW power supply from non-coal power generating entities; Under RFP1 received 20 proposals for electricity from #solarpv, wind, hydro & ... geothermal power from island nations of Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia and Thailand https://taiyangnews.info/tenders/singapore-issues-rfp-2-for-4-gw-clean-energy/