Italian, German & Colombian Researchers Report 22.6% Efficiency For Flexible Perovskite Solar Cells For Indoor Use
Wednesday, 13 May 2020
International journal Cell Reports Physical Science has published a research work that claims to have achieved 22.6% of power conversion efficiency for flexible and foldable solar PV cells designed for indoor environments.
Iowa State University Achieves 11.8% Conversion Efficiency For New Inorganic Perovskite Solar Cells By Eliminating Organic Components
Friday, 08 May 2020
Researchers from the Iowa State University have figured a power conversion efficiency level of 11.8% for new inorganic perovskite solar cells by stabilizing the cells at high temperatures.
Rice University Researchers Report Over 12% Efficiency For Self-Made Perovskite Solar Cells Using Indium; Claim Efficiency Level Can Reach Up To 20% For It To Become A Commercial Product
Wednesday, 13 Nov 2019
Researchers at US Rice University have developed their own perovskite solar cells using bromine and indium in addition to inorganic cesium, lead and iodide, which they claim led to an efficiency of above 12% for these cells and an open circuit voltage of 1.20 V.
McGill University Research Team Discovers Perovskite’s Liquid-Solid Duality With Hand-Built Multi-Dimensional Electronic Spectrometer; Claims It To Be A Promising Discovery To Create Cheaper & Efficient Solar Cells
Tuesday, 05 Nov 2019
Researchers at Canada’s McGill University have developed what they call a unique instrument hand-built by the team called multi-dimensional electronic spectrometer (MDES) that helped them discover perovskite’s liquid-solid duality by the virtue o.
Penn University Led Research Team Explores Higher Efficiency For Perovskite Solar Cells With Bacteriorhodopsin Protein Addition; Study Supports Biological Material Addition To Improve Perovskite Solar Cell Efficiency
Tuesday, 29 Oct 2019
Biological materials when added to perovskite solar cells can lead to higher efficiency, researchers led by Penn State University found out in experiments.
KIT, ZSW Researchers With Industrial Partner NICE Solar Energy To Explore Perovskite & CIGS Tandem Solar Cell Efficiency Of Over 30% Under Capitano Project
Friday, 06 Sep 2019
Germany’s Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) has launched a new project called Capitano with project partners Center for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research Baden-Württemberg (ZSW) and CIGS solar module maker NICE Solar Energy to develop .
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.
International Research Team Led By Belgium’s KU Leuven cMACS Team Figures Out Way To Retain Blackness Of Perovskite Atoms To Help Boost Solar Cell Power Efficiency
Tuesday, 27 Aug 2019
Yellow coloured perovskites are no match for black perovskites in efficiently generating solar power, claim researchers led by Belgium’s KU Leuven University. But under room temperature black perovskites eventually turn the crystal into yellow.
Taiwan’s Science & Technology Ministry Backed Photovoltaic Efficiency Verification Laboratory At National Central University Evaluating Efficiency Of New Generation Light-Driven Photovoltaics
Wednesday, 24 Apr 2019
PVEVL sees potential in New Generation Light-Driven Photovoltaics, which it believes can provide power for sensors and transistors of the internet of things (IOT) under room-lighting.
Brazil’s Petrobras & CSEM Brasil Partner For $6.5 Million Research Project To Prepare Printed Solar Films Coated With Perovskite-Based Ink Formulations
Saturday, 23 Feb 2019
With CSEM Brasil partnership to develop printed solar films, Petrobras says it sees high impact solutions for the energy world with the help of 100% printed processes coupled with the high efficiencies promised by perovskites.
Arizona State University & University Of Nebraska-Lincoln Achieve 25.4% Power Conversion Efficiency For Perovskite-Silicon Tandem Solar Cell By Adding Chemicals To Perovskite Percursor Solution
Monday, 31 Dec 2018
A team of researchers from the Arizona State University’s (ASU) Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering and the University of Nebraska-Lincoln announced it achieved a 25.4% efficiency for a tandem solar cell stack of perovskite and silicon.
Germany’s Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie Research Centre Claims 25.5% Conversion Efficiency For Perovskite Silicon Tandem Solar Cells Using Polymer Light Management Foil
Wednesday, 14 Nov 2018
A team of researchers at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB) research centre in Germany, say they have achieved 25.5% efficiency for perovskite-silicon tandem solar cells, which they claim is the highest published value till date.
Imec Reports 23.03% Conversion Efficiency For nPERT Cells & 24.6% For Perovskite/CIGS Tandem Cell At EUPVSEC 2018
Thursday, 27 Sep 2018
Belgium based research and innovation institute Imec has achieved a conversion efficiency of 23.03% on the latest generation of large-area monofacial screen-printed rear-emitter nPERT cells.
Massachusetts Institute Of Technology Researchers Suggest Assessing Impact Of Haze Before Setting Up Solar Power Plant As It Can Negatively Impact Production Output That Might Result in Economic Failure Of Investment
Sunday, 02 Sep 2018
Consistent levels of air pollution in India’s capital Delhi brings down annual average level of solar panel output by about 12%.
4-Terminal Perovskite/Silicon Tandem Photovoltaic Cell Of Belgian Research Institute Imec Achieves 27.1% Power Conversion Efficiency; Claims It Can Go Beyond 30% With Further Research
Wednesday, 25 Jul 2018
Belgium based research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics, energy and digital technology, Imec has announced a power conversion efficiency of 27.1% for its 4-terminal perovskite/silicon tandem PV cell.
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.
Japanese Researchers Experiment On Perovskite Solar Cells Using Inorganic Components, Manganese And Carbon Electrodes
Monday, 07 May 2018
A team of Japanese scientists used manganese and inorganic components to boost the stability and efficiency of perovskite solar cells.
Monday, 10 Oct 2016
The US National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) for the first time discovered how to make perovskite solar cells out of quantum dots and achieved 10.77% conversion efficiency using this technology.
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