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Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 21, 2020
Rock Star of Photovoltaics is CIGS

Rock Star of Photovoltaics is CIGS

Estimates vary but we are certainly in $100 billion, 100GW territory with the booming photovoltaic market. The new IDTechEx report, "Electronics Reshaped 2020-2040" reveals solar market growth by new capabilities opening previously impossible applications.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 21, 2020
High Performing Hybrid Solar Energy Converter

High Performing Hybrid Solar Energy Converter

Researchers are part of a team of scientists who have developed a hybrid solar energy converter that generates electricity and steam with high efficiency and low cost.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 20, 2020
Sensors With Electrical Output: Technology, Materials, Uses & Forecast

Sensors With Electrical Output: Technology, Materials, Uses & Forecast

Join IDTechEx Chairman, Dr Peter Harrop in this 8-minute presentation on Sensors, discussing patents, the effect of COVID19, sensor market drivers in construction, agriculture, mining, military, aerospace, consumer electronics, medical, automotive & rail.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 20, 2020
Record Conversion for Perovskite Solar Cells

Record Conversion for Perovskite Solar Cells

A team of researchers has created a perovskite solar mini module that has recorded the highest power conversion efficiency of any perovskite-based device larger than 10 cm2.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 17, 2020
Could Pyrolysis Help the World Overcome Its Plastic Waste Problem?

Could Pyrolysis Help the World Overcome Its Plastic Waste Problem?

The world has a problem with plastic waste. Despite global plastic production continuing to accelerate, recycling rates remain stubbornly low, with only about 15% of the 400 million tonnes of plastic currently produced annually being recycled.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 16, 2020
Merging Solar Cell, Liquid Battery Produces Long-Lasting Solar Storage

Merging Solar Cell, Liquid Battery Produces Long-Lasting Solar Storage

Chemists have created a highly efficient and long-lasting solar flow battery, a way to generate, store and redeliver renewable electricity from the sun in one device.
External Company Press Release
Sympower and Vattenfall Power Flexibility in the Swedish Energy Market

Sympower and Vattenfall Power Flexibility in the Swedish Energy Market

Sympower is working with Vattenfall to help increase the amount of flexibility in Sweden's reserves markets. The companies are working together to control approximately 60MW worth of assets of the country's new fast frequency reserves, which has a total capacity of just under 70MW.
External Company Press Release
Wärtsilä wins 200 MW power plant contract in South America

Wärtsilä wins 200 MW power plant contract in South America

Wärtsilä will supply a flexible baseload 200 MW power plant to a country in the Northern Andes. The flexibility of the efficient yet fast-starting Wärtsilä solution will provide the grid balancing capability that is essential with increasing amounts of intermittent wind and solar power generation entering the power systems.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 14, 2020
Record Efficiency for Printed Solar Cells

Record Efficiency for Printed Solar Cells

A new study reports the highest efficiency ever recorded for full roll-to-roll printed perovskite solar cells, marking a key step on the way to cheaper and more efficient ways of generating solar energy.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 13, 2020
Graphene Protects Perovskite Solar Cells from Damage

Graphene Protects Perovskite Solar Cells from Damage

A team of researchers has come up with a novel electrode that could greatly improve the stability of perovskite solar cells, the most promising candidate for the next generation solar cells due to their low cost and high power conversion efficiency.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 21, 2020
Rock Star of Photovoltaics is CIGS

Rock Star of Photovoltaics is CIGS

Estimates vary but we are certainly in $100 billion, 100GW territory with the booming photovoltaic market. The new IDTechEx report, "Electronics Reshaped 2020-2040" reveals solar market growth by new capabilities opening previously impossible applications.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 20, 2020
Sensors With Electrical Output: Technology, Materials, Uses & Forecast

Sensors With Electrical Output: Technology, Materials, Uses & Forecast

Join IDTechEx Chairman, Dr Peter Harrop in this 8-minute presentation on Sensors, discussing patents, the effect of COVID19, sensor market drivers in construction, agriculture, mining, military, aerospace, consumer electronics, medical, automotive & rail.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 17, 2020
Could Pyrolysis Help the World Overcome Its Plastic Waste Problem?

Could Pyrolysis Help the World Overcome Its Plastic Waste Problem?

The world has a problem with plastic waste. Despite global plastic production continuing to accelerate, recycling rates remain stubbornly low, with only about 15% of the 400 million tonnes of plastic currently produced annually being recycled.
External Company Press Release
Sympower and Vattenfall Power Flexibility in the Swedish Energy Market

Sympower and Vattenfall Power Flexibility in the Swedish Energy Market

Sympower is working with Vattenfall to help increase the amount of flexibility in Sweden's reserves markets. The companies are working together to control approximately 60MW worth of assets of the country's new fast frequency reserves, which has a total capacity of just under 70MW.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 14, 2020
Record Efficiency for Printed Solar Cells

Record Efficiency for Printed Solar Cells

A new study reports the highest efficiency ever recorded for full roll-to-roll printed perovskite solar cells, marking a key step on the way to cheaper and more efficient ways of generating solar energy.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 21, 2020
High Performing Hybrid Solar Energy Converter

High Performing Hybrid Solar Energy Converter

Researchers are part of a team of scientists who have developed a hybrid solar energy converter that generates electricity and steam with high efficiency and low cost.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 20, 2020
Record Conversion for Perovskite Solar Cells

Record Conversion for Perovskite Solar Cells

A team of researchers has created a perovskite solar mini module that has recorded the highest power conversion efficiency of any perovskite-based device larger than 10 cm2.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 16, 2020
Merging Solar Cell, Liquid Battery Produces Long-Lasting Solar Storage

Merging Solar Cell, Liquid Battery Produces Long-Lasting Solar Storage

Chemists have created a highly efficient and long-lasting solar flow battery, a way to generate, store and redeliver renewable electricity from the sun in one device.
External Company Press Release
Wärtsilä wins 200 MW power plant contract in South America

Wärtsilä wins 200 MW power plant contract in South America

Wärtsilä will supply a flexible baseload 200 MW power plant to a country in the Northern Andes. The flexibility of the efficient yet fast-starting Wärtsilä solution will provide the grid balancing capability that is essential with increasing amounts of intermittent wind and solar power generation entering the power systems.
Off Grid Energy Independence
Jul 13, 2020
Graphene Protects Perovskite Solar Cells from Damage

Graphene Protects Perovskite Solar Cells from Damage

A team of researchers has come up with a novel electrode that could greatly improve the stability of perovskite solar cells, the most promising candidate for the next generation solar cells due to their low cost and high power conversion efficiency.
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