Category Archives: Solar

New Technology Brightens Outlook of Lithium-ion Battery

published: 2019-08-01 9:30 | editor | category: News
A joint research team from Tianjin University and Tsinghua University has recently produced a lithium anode featuring air stability and water proof features; the lithium anode can significantly boost the energy density and specific energy of lithium-ion batteries, which makes it a better option than graphite anode. ...  more

Apple—the New Solar Energy Powerhouse with Annual Capacity to Charge 60 Billion Smartphones

published: 2019-07-31 18:00 | editor | category: News
According to the latest report of the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA), Apple has successfully pushed Amazon out of the throne and became the biggest corporate American solar energy consumer. The tech giant has installed nearly 400 megawatts of solar capacity, generating enough electricity to charge more than 60 billion smartphones. ...  more

Tesla Solar Installation Plunges to a New Low While Batteries Soar

published: 2019-07-30 18:23 | editor | category: News
Tesla Solar’s performance is in a free fall. The installed capacity dropped to 47MW in Q1 2019. It fell again to the lowest point of 29MW in the second quarter, which is down 65% year-on-year. As the former champion of the American rooftop solar industry, what is Tesla to do to reverse the plunge? ...  more