Posts Tagged ‘solar panel’

New Solar Panel Technology to Produce – Electricity and Hydrogen

Monday, September 3rd, 2012

Solar panel material research proves that there is a huge potential in new solar panel technology, which can generate electricity and hydrogen at a time. This will enhance effective energy efficiency of the panel by producing additional energy in an environmentally-friendly way. It’s also believed that hydrogen will be the clean energy source of the future. (more…)

Solar Panel by Any Semiconductor

Monday, July 30th, 2012

Now make a solar panel by any semiconductor. The researchers at Berkeley Lab have developed a new technology, which allows manufacture of low-cost, high-efficiency solar cells using any semiconductor material. (more…)

Easy to Install Solar Panel

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

After the introduction of solar panel rooftops, which are easier to put together and cheaper to install, investing in solar panels are believed to increase. Why not – check out what are these products: (more…)

Suntech Set World Record at 20.3% Efficiency

Thursday, March 15th, 2012

Pluto Cell (Left) vs. Standard Cell (Right)

After an official announcement by the world’s largest producer of solar panels, Suntech Power Holdings is ready to  introduce  the Pluto cell technology that works on utilising standard commercial grade p-type silicon wafers. As well, it has ability to set world record at 20.3% efficiency. (more…)

Solar Powered Kindle Cover Uncovered at CES

Monday, January 9th, 2012

Solar panels embedded in electronic devices has been a long drawn tradition without much desired effect. But the new solar energy powered Kindle cover, uncovered at CES 2012 in Las Vegas states otherwise. (more…)

China Utters US Solar Probe Depicts Protectionism

Monday, December 5th, 2011

After a complain by seven US solar companies, the US International Trade Commission voted on 2nd December 2011 to investigate Chinese companies, which sell solar products at unduly low prices on the global market. (more…)

Solyndra’s flare fries Obama administration

Thursday, September 8th, 2011

U.S. solar company Solyndra LLC. has filed papers declaring bankruptcy despite Obama administration announcing a half billion federal stimulus to the solar panel maker in an aim to decrease dependency on foreign shores. But things seem far from sorted as Solyndra has succumbed to Chinese rivals being the third solar power company in the last month to seek bankruptcy protection. Evergreen Solar Inc. followed by SpectraWatt Inc. were the two precedent companies who have thrown their hands in air in the last two weeks. (more…)

Ford packages EV cars with rooftop solar panels

Monday, August 15th, 2011

It’s a known fact that having shared coequal views on using clean energy, solar panel and EV consumers are the same people from the higher middle class with an increasing disposable amount of money. Not surprisingly, Ford and SunPower, the largest solar panel maker in Silicon Valley have come together to offer consumers a bundle of rooftop solar panel assembly along with their new buy of Focus Electric. (more…)