UNIST researchers hit new world efficiency record with perovskite solar cells

A recent study, affiliated with Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) finds key to produce a new cost-efficient way to fabricate inorganic-organic hybrid perovskite solar cells (PSCs) which sets a new world-record efficiency performance of 22.1 % in small cells and 19.7 percent in 1-square-centimeter cells.

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Korean Team Develops Semi-transparent Solar Cells with Thermal Mirror Capability

A Korean research team has created semi-transparent perovskite solar cells that demonstrate high-power conversion efficiency and transmit visible light while blocking infrared light, making them great candidates for solar windows.

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Hanwha Q CELLS Puts Two Solar PV Plants in Operation in the UK Totaling over 45 MW

Korean manufacturer Hanwha Q CELLS and its UK development partner Golden Square Energy (GSE) have put two solar power plants in operation near Cambridge in the United Kingdom.

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Bike path on Korea’s highway covered with solar panels


Sejong is located in the heart of South Korea at about 75 miles south of Seoul,


Solar panels covered bike path

Korean Culture and Information Service (KOCIS) released last month via Facebook a video taken by a drone showing an aerial view of a bike path covered with solar panels  in the center of a highway in South Korea running 350 km (220 miles) between the cities of Daejeon and Sejong, near Seoul.

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