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Stacking two solar cells on top of each other means that solar energy can be ‘harvested’ in two stages, allowing sunlight to be converted into electricity more efficiently. ...
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Hybrid optoelectronic devices based on blends of hard and soft semiconductors can combine the properties of the two material types, opening the possibility for devices with novel functionality ...
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A Japanese research team demonstrates an unconventional means to achieve more efficient and robust conversion of solar energy into electricity. Credit: Kyoto University

Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2015-12-plastic-solar-cell-minimizes-loss.html#jCp
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As the world increasingly looks to alternative sources of energy, inexpensive and environmentally friendly polymer-based solar cells have attracted significant attention, but they still do not match the ...
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Total production capacity reaches 2 GW for solar cells, and 3 GW for PV modules The new facility will exclusively meet demand in overseas markets. The opening of this new ...
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Researchers used a self-assembly process where molecules work in concert to preform photon upconverion, combining two low energy, green photons to generate a higher energy, blue photon, which can then be used to generate electricity. Credit: Ken Hanson
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In a new paper in the Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, Assistant Professor of Chemistry and Biochemistry Kenneth Hanson and his team have introduced a new strategy for ...
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The eye of a 45-million-year-old fly can increase the power output of a solar panel by 10 per cent. Dr Karl is inspired by how an ancient insect ...
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Cells Manufacturing

Trina Solar Limited (“Trina Solar” or the “Company”), a global leader in photovoltaic (PV) modules, solutions and services, today announced that its State Key Laboratory of PV Science ...
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By Jake Wilkinson Inspired by the natural process of photosynthesis in plants, which converts energy from the sun into sugars, new solar cells have been developed that allow ...
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At the Elektra European Electronics Industry Awards ceremony on November 24th, 2015 in London, Heliatek GmbH (Dresden/Ulm, Germany) received the Renewable Energy Design Award 2015.   The start-up ...
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Nuying Huang, Taipei; Adam Hwang, China-based Tongwei Group has begun establishing a crystalline silicon solar cell factory in Chengdu City, western China. The factory will have annual production ...
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