Tag Archives: Efficiency

World Record Solar Cell with 44.7% Efficiency

published 2013 年 09 月 24 日 11:59 | editor | category News
The Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, Soitec, CEA-Leti and the Helmholtz Center Berlin jointly announced on September 23rd having achieved a new world record for the conversion of sunlight into electricity using a...  more

Solexel Achieves Record 20.62% Thin-Silicon Cell Efficiency

published 2013 年 01 月 06 日 12:02 | editor | category News
  Applied Nanotech Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: APNT) announced that Solexel (www.solexel.com) presented its world record achievement of 20.62% efficiency from 156 mm x 156 mm full-square solar cell using its low cost ultra thin ...  more

Concentrated Photovoltaic: Positioning for Explosive Growth

published 2011 年 06 月 27 日 9:02 | editor | category Knowledge
The turning point for the Concentrated Photovoltaic (CPV) segment of the solar industry occurred in 2008. That year, multiple companies installed one MW, or more, of CPV systems for a total 6 to 6.5 MW. In 2009, some CPV firms m...  more

Bringing Frontier Science to the Solar Energy Industry

published 2011 年 06 月 22 日 10:55 | editor | category Knowledge
Solar energy is one of the cleanest and most abundant sources of energy. In a single sixty minute time period, our earth takes in enough solar energy from the sun to power our way of life for one year. These are just two of the ...  more

SunPower Sets New World Record for Efficiency

published 2011 年 06 月 09 日 15:09 | editor | category News
SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ: SPWRA, SPWRB) launched the SunPower™ E20 series of solar panels, the industry's first commercially-available solar panels to achieve total area efficiencies of 20 percent or more. The new 96-c...  more