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Pusan National University Researchers Improve the Stability of Perovskite Solar Cells

In the presence of moisture, the perovskite tends to get corroded. Multiple approaches have been suggested to resolve this issue, including encapsulating the device and compositional engineering of the perovskite light absorbers.

Innovative solution: Solar power generation in urban areas

In a pilot project, the first solar cycle path roofing was put into operation in the German city of Freiburg. In densely populated areas, this project demonstrates the coexistence of traffic surfaces and solar energy generation with extremely durable glass-glass PV modules

Davos 2024 review: Time for dialogue — and action

Discover the highlights of my experience at the World Economic Forum Davos 2024. From significant global challenges to the technology poised to solve them, here are my key insights from this influential gathering of global leaders and innovators.

The Importance of Infrared Fire Detection Systems for EV Battery Fires

In this article, we will delve into how companies can mitigate the risks associated with EV battery fires by incorporating advanced infrared fire detection systems, such as those provided by MoviTHERM.

The Talk of the Neighborhood: A Residential ESS Case Study

How a Retiree Impressed His Neighbors, Reduced His Energy Bill and Increased His Energy Storage Capabilities with Solar Panels and Home 8 Energy Storage System.

Evolution of Raw Materials in Green Hydrogen Production: A Comparative Analysis of Current Trends and Technologies

Recognized for its versatility and potential as a clean energy carrier, hydrogen is poised to address the energy requirements of various sectors, including heavy industry, transportation, and power generation.

The Construction Procurement Process, Explained

How companies organize their procurement team and the technology they choose to manage the process can make a huge difference in building project costs.

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Exploring Federal Funding Avenues for Cutting-Edge Research and Development

Federally funded research projects create strong ecosystems that result in new products and services, new industries, policies, innovation and regulations. The White House recently released a memorandum outlining its research priorities for 2025.

Photovoltaic installers expect the installation of charging stations to become increasingly important in their field of business

More than 80 percent of the installers surveyed offer photovoltaic systems in addition to charging stations for electric cars, and around 10 percent even identify primarily as solar installers.

What the Renewables Industry Needs to Learn From Coal and Oil About Worker Safety

Green power installation and expansion are happening faster than standards and instruction recommendations can keep up.

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Canadian Solar Partners with Sol Systems to Ramp Up U.S. Module Manufacturing

Canadian Solar has secured a framework agreement to provide Sol Systems with a significant supply of modules from its newly ramped Texas module factory.

Unlocking Sustainable Energy Solutions in Scotland

A major shift towards sustainable energy sources is occurring in Scotland, a country renowned for its breathtaking beauty and thriving businesses.

Ember Energy: Leading Commercial Solar PV Installers in the UK

The United Kingdom is now seeing a notable transition towards renewable energy sources, particularly in sectors looking for environmentally friendly substitutes.

Chevron announces its first solar-to-hydrogen production project in California's Central Valley

The project aims to create lower carbon energy by utilizing solar power, land, and non-potable produced water from Chevron's existing assets at the Lost Hills Oil Field in Kern County.

Natural Power appointed for Europe's first major green hydrogen corridor

Leading renewable energy consultancy and service provider, Natural Power, has been appointed to support the delivery of environmental impact studies for BarMar, part of the H2med project aiming to interconnect the hydrogen networks of the Iberian Peninsula to North-West Europe.

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