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August 31, 2007, Leave your thoughts

A sunny day swept the clouds away for solar companies on Wall Street today. As measured by Revere Data, firms working in the sector for solar cells and systems saw their shares jump a collective 5.4%. SunPower (nasdaq: SPWR – […]

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SOLON, ersol sign US$1.37 billion solar cell deal

August 31, 2007, Leave your thoughts

GERMANY: ersol Solar Energy AG and SOLON AG signed a solar cell supply contract worth about US$1.37 billion. Erfurt, Germany-based ersol will supply monocrystalline silicon solar cells to Berlin-based module producer SOLON over a period of 11 years starting in […]

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From 40.7 to 42.8 % Solar Cell Efficiency

August 29, 2007, Leave your thoughts

       Using a novel technology that adds multiple innovations to a very high-performance crystalline silicon solar cell platform, a consortium led by the University of Delaware (UD) has achieved a record-breaking combined solar cell efficiency of 42.8 percent. […]

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Organic Solar Cell Breaks Conversion Record

August 29, 2007, Leave your thoughts

Plextronics, Inc. announced yesterday that its organic photovoltaic technology achieved a world record in the conversion of solar light to power efficiency. The company’s result of 5.4 percent establishes a new world record for single layer organic solar cells as […]

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Nanoparticles enhance performance of solar cells

August 29, 2007, Leave your thoughts

Placing a film of silicon nanoparticles onto a silicon solar cell can boost power, reduce heat and prolong the cell’s life, researchers now report. “Integrating a high-quality film of silicon nanoparticles 1 nanometer in size directly onto silicon solar cells […]

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Solar PV power for Belfast homes

August 29, 2007, Leave your thoughts

  The Housing Executive is spending almost £200,000 to adapt some of its Belfast homes to run on solar power. The move could cut tenants’ electricity bills at flats at Cregagh in east Belfast by a quarter. The roofs of […]

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Home Solar PV experiences

August 29, 2007, Leave your thoughts

Sue Roaf installed one of the first PV roof in Britain back in 1995. She was driven to act by her experience of living in Iran and Iraq for 10 years carrying out archaeological digs. She says: “It didn’t seem fair […]

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Solar PV homes in the UK

August 29, 2007, Leave your thoughts

So far, around 4,000 homeowners have installed PV in the UK, but the figure is dwarfed by the take-up in Germany, where a guaranteed energy price using a feed-in tariff has led to around 800,000 properties having the technology installed […]

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