MiaSolé Hi-Tech Corp, a USA-based wholly-owned subsidiary of Hanergy dedicated to providing CIGS production turn-key factories and manufacturing CIGS flexible solar panels, and Solliance, a public-private partnership of companies, R&D institutes and universities from the Netherlands, Belgium, and Germany, announced they have established a new world record power conversion efficiency of 23% on a flexible solar cell.
Ontario-based manufacturer of solar photovoltaic modules and provider of solar energy solutions Canadian Solar announced its technology team set a world record of 22.80% conversion efficiency for p-type large area multi-crystalline silicon solar cell.
World-leading research and innovation hub in nanoelectronics and digital technologies headquartered in Belgium, IMEC (Interuniversitair Micro-Electronica Centrum VZW), a member of EnergyVille, a collaboration between the Flemish research partners KU Leuven, VITO, IMEC and UHasselt in the field of sustainable energy and intelligent energy systems, together with PVcase, a Lithuanian software company disrupting the way solar parks are engineered globally, announced their partnership at the 36th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference (EU PVSEC), which took place on September 9 in Marseille (France), to develop a commercial software solution that allows to easily design and accurately predict the energy yield of state-of-the-art photovoltaic (PV) power plants.
Solar technology company based in Poland, Saule Technologies, a pioneer in the development of solar cells based on perovskites by inkjet printing them on ultra-thin, flexible foils, announced it has reached the point of technology development to be able to print its flexible, lightweight, semi-transparent, single junction solar modules with a consistent 10% efficiency.
Mumbai-based solar PV panel manufacturer and EPC contractor Waaree Energies Ltd announced it has launched India’s first 400 Wp cut cell module series called Super 400.