Applying Energy Storage in the Real Time Market to Minimize Costs and Support Innovation and Economic Viability
Geothermal Resources Council announces the best geothermal presentations showcased at the 36th GRC Annual Meeting
Solar cell with world's highest conversion efficiency of 37.7% sets new record with triple-junction compound solar cell
Sharp achieved this latest breakthrough as a result of a research and development initiative promoted by Japan's New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO) on the theme of "R&D on Innovative Solar Cells." Measurement of the value of 37.7%, which sets a new record for the world's highest conversion efficiency, was confirmed at the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST). Compound solar cells utilize photo-absorption layers made from compounds consisting of two or more elements, such as indium and gallium. The basic structure of this latest triple-junction compound solar cell uses proprietary Sharp technology that enables efficient stacking of the three photo-absorption layers, with InGaAs (indium gallium arsenide) as the bottom layer. To achieve this latest increase in conversion efficiency, Sharp capitalized on the ability of the new cell to efficiently absorb light from different wavelengths in sunlight and convert it into electricity. Sharp also increased the active area for converting light into electricity through optimal processing of the cell edges. These improvements led to higher maximum output levels for the solar cell and enabled Sharp to achieve a solar cell conversion efficiency of 37.7%—the highest in the world.
Stationary Fuel Cell Power Plant will Support City of London Low Carbon Zone Programme
Steel in the Ground and Transformative Technologies Take Centre Stage at World Biofuels Markets 2013
Event brings together the leaders of leading advanced biofuels companies commercialising the industry and breaking ground
SMA's Popular Design Software Optimized for Mobile Devices and Tablets
Partnership Optimizes Operations and Maintenance for Solar PV Installations
First Solar to Supply 2 MW of Advanced Thin-Film Modules
GE, MetLife and Union Bank Invest Nearly $247 Million in Wind Capital Group's Kansas Wind Farm Powered by GE Turbines
In addition to providing 134 of its workhorse 1.5-megawatt machines – the world's most widely deployed wind turbine – GE is providing operations and maintenance services for Post Rock.
The 230 Wind Turbines Will Have an Installed Capacity of 386 Megawatts of Energy Sold in the 2010 and 2011 Brazil Auctions
Strategic Materials Advisory Council Lauds Congressional Opposition to Sale of A123 Systems to Wanxiang Group Corporation
The Council is also concerned Wanxiang will share A123's technology with the Chinese military if the sale is approved.
Growth to include East Coast markets
Dow introduced ENLIGHT™ Back Encapsulant Composite Films, a new "2-in-1" technology that serves as both a backsheet and back encapsulant layer for photovoltaic panels.
EnerPlex JumprTM Battery Packs
The 2012 EDN Hot 100 highlights the electronics industry's most significant products of the year based on innovation, usefulness and popularity.
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