Gunter Erfurt, CTO of Meyer Burger, told TaiyangNews why he believes the time has come for Heterojunction Technology to play a role in solar cell manufacturing
Monday, 01 Apr 2019
"HJT is ready in terms of both process developments, as well as capex and cost of ownership," said Gunter Erfurt in an interview for TaiyangNews HJT Report 2019.
Why Heterojunction Cell Technology Could Play A Significant Role In The Next Capex Phase for Solar Production Equipment
Monday, 25 Mar 2019
There are several reasons why heterojunction solar technology could see an increasing number of cell/module manufacturers soon embrace this high-efficiency silicon cell variant..
In this third guest blog, Philip Wolfe shows how applications have proliferated since photovoltaic industry first emerged in the 1970s, as described in his book
Wednesday, 02 Jan 2019
In the 1980s, the first practical uses for solar power on earth again focused on high reliability applications, where cheap electricity was unavailable.
TaiyangNews Talked To DuPont’s Mark Ma, Who Explained Why Transparent Backhsheets For Bifacial Modules Are A Perfect Fit
Monday, 24 Sep 2018
"We believe that bifacial technology has a promising future, as it brings the ability to generate power from the backside and maximize total power output of the module," said DuPont's Mark Ma in an interview for TaiyangNews Bifacial Technology Report.
The Story How A Chinese Start-Up Has Become the Country’s Leading Metallization Paste Supplier – An Interview with DKEM Founder & CEO Weili Shi
Monday, 30 Jul 2018
When Weili Shi found out that the solar market for silver pastes was dominated by Western companies, it was quickly clear to him that there is a strong need for a local supplier to provide cost effective products.
DuPont Solamet’s Ted Zhi & Ben Jin Talked To TaiyangNews About The US Company’s Long-Standing Solar Commitment And Its View On The Latest Trends In The Solar Metallization Business
Monday, 16 Jul 2018
"We are proud to introduce at SNEC an expanded portfolio of products including a new generation of Solamet metallization pastes, new Tedlar backsheet materials as well as the addition of Dow Corning PV silicone products to our PV offerings,” said DuPont Solamet’s Ted Zhi & Ben Jin in an interview with TaiyangNews.
Why PERC Will Be The Solar Cell Standard For The Coming Years And It Will Be Hard For Alternative Technologies To Gain Big Market Shares
Monday, 28 May 2018
LONGi, the world's largest mono wafer manufacturer, is a driving force to push solar wafer technology from multi to mono.
Saturday, 14 Apr 2018
Looking back at 2017, many will probably say it was just another growth year for solar, but 2017 was indeed a special year for the solar sector. This article includes Michael Schmela's 10 main observations on global solar markets in 2017.
It was a pleasure to have you @Antaisolar! Thanks Emmanuele Chiappori for your time and engaging thoughts on bifacial and solar trackers!
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/