Heliogen, a Bill Gates-backed U.S. clean energy company developing concentrated solar power focused on commercially replacing fossil fuels in industrial processes, announced its launch and that it has, for the first time commercially, concentrated solar energy to exceed temperatures greater than 1,000 degrees Celsius.
Oct 28, 2019 – Denver, CO. Solar-Estimate.org, a SolarReviews company, has released the first Solar Tax Credit Calculator on their website. The tool is available, free of charge, for consumer use.
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.