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Working visit to Lithuania

14–16 April, we were on a working visit to Lithuania on invitation of the company “Venorsa“. The trip was great! We got a lot of information about the tariff policy of Lithuania and saw some solar parks. 27 more words

Photovoltaics

Quantum dot solar cells with 8% efficiency

Quantum dot layer solar cells have recently appeared in Tables with high (9%) efficiency. But here we show that quantum dot solar cells with TiO2 framework are also progressing rapidly and now show a certified 8% efficiency. 258 more words

Photovoltaics

Solar Energy in India

by Deborah Frempong

The Indian government’s desire to increase solar power installations comes from a combination of factors, namely, a growing economy with an expanding middle class, the declining costs of Photovoltaic panels, and the rising costs of grid power. 532 more words

Solar Power

Jim Ayala and Hybrid Social Solutions: Innovation in Distributing Solar

by Liza Farr

In the past two years, Jim Ayala, Founder and CEO of Hybrid Social Solutions (HSS), has come to the forefront of entrepreneurs in solar technology. 453 more words

Renewable Energy

A Solid State Physics Perspective on Hybrid Perovskite Semiconductors

The Journal of Physical Chemistry C is presenting a series of Feature Articles by key scientists about the fundamental properties of Hybrid Organic-Inorganic Halide Perovskites. 188 more words

Photovoltaics

Storing Solar Energy: A great idea caught on contested ground

Adding energy storage to sites with rooftop solar power generation offers a range of potential benefits. A battery can help smooth out solar’s inherently variable supply of power to the local grid, and even… 902 more words

Renewable Energy