Saule Technologies Now Offering Licenses for Perovskite BIPV "Solar Window" in Middle East

In January 2018, Polish solar company Saule Technologies signed a cooperation agreement with European construction company Skanska. Skanska intends to deploy semi-transparent perovskite solar cells onto office buildings as "solar windows" on a commercial scale. Since 2014, Saule Technologies has been developing an ink-jet printing process for fabricating free-form perovskite…

Calyxo GmbH Applies for Insolvency and Insolvency Administrator Looks at Options

After CdTe solar module and turnkey solar system producer Calyxo GmbH applied for insolvency in Thalheim, Germany, Dr. Lucas F. Flöther with legal firm Flöther and Wissing, became company's provisional insolvency administrator. Flöther released a statement that business operations will continue, and reported that he is currently exploring options including restructuring. The…

Imec to Coordinate "ESPResSo" Project to Make Perovskite Solar Commercially Viable

Imec, a research and innovation hub in energy, nanoelectronics, and digital technologies and partner in EnergyVille was named the coordinator of a project intended to Perovskite solar cells commercially viable. The ambitious 3-year European Union (EU) funded project ESPResSo (Efficient Structures and Processes for Reliable Perovskite Solar Modules), brings together…

MicroLink Devices Achieves 37.75 Efficiency with Solar Cell, and NASA and U.S. Navy Award Company Project Grants

MicroLink Devices, Inc. reports that its three-junction epitaxial lift-off (ELO) thin-film solar cell achieved a 37.75% power conversion efficiency, certified by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). The testing was under the industry standard air mass 1.5 global (AM1.5G) simulated 1-Sun solar spectrum. In other company news, the U.S. Navy…

Diamond Microwave Launches Compact GaN-based Power Amps

Diamond Microwave of Shipley, UK, announced the launch of a range of compact microwave GaN-based pulsed solid-state power amplifiers (SSPA) in a new ‘slimline’ format. The SSPAs include 200W and 400W models at X-band. At the same time, the company added new models including a rack-mounted 1kW X-band amplifier and…

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Saule Technologies Now Offering Licenses for Perovskite BIPV “Solar Window” in Middle East

In January 2018, Polish solar company Saule Technologies signed a cooperation agreement with European construction company Skanska. Skanska intends to deploy semi-transparent perovskite solar cells onto office buildings as “solar windows” on a commercial scale. Since 2014, Saule Technologies has been developing an ink-jet printing process for fabricating free-form perovskite …

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Calyxo GmbH Applies for Insolvency and Insolvency Administrator Looks at Options

After CdTe solar module and turnkey solar system producer Calyxo GmbH applied for insolvency in Thalheim, Germany, Dr. Lucas F. Flöther with legal firm Flöther and Wissing, became company’s provisional insolvency administrator. Flöther released a statement that business operations will continue, and reported that he is currently exploring options including restructuring. The …

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Imec to Coordinate “ESPResSo” Project to Make Perovskite Solar Commercially Viable

Imec, a research and innovation hub in energy, nanoelectronics, and digital technologies and partner in EnergyVille was named the coordinator of a project intended to Perovskite solar cells commercially viable. The ambitious 3-year European Union (EU) funded project ESPResSo (Efficient Structures and Processes for Reliable Perovskite Solar Modules), brings together …

Read More

MicroLink Devices Achieves 37.75 Efficiency with Solar Cell, and NASA and U.S. Navy Award Company Project Grants

MicroLink Devices, Inc. reports that its three-junction epitaxial lift-off (ELO) thin-film solar cell achieved a 37.75% power conversion efficiency, certified by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL). The testing was under the industry standard air mass 1.5 global (AM1.5G) simulated 1-Sun solar spectrum. In other company news, the U.S. Navy …

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