Post Tagged with: "PERC"

Module Evolution: What big-time PV improvements will boost panel efficiency?

Module Evolution: What big-time PV improvements will boost panel efficiency?

October 2, 2017 at 9:48 am 0 comments

The solar industry is forever in need of constant innovation and scientific breakthrough. Even now, with PV capacity reaching record highs, prices continuing to fall and efficiencies inching up, more innovation is needed. A lot more. (Not to mention whatever fallout is felt in the module market following the SectionRead More

Silicor Materials reports on its first p-type mono PERC production results

Silicor Materials reports on its first p-type mono PERC production results

June 5, 2017 at 1:50 pm Comments are Disabled

Silicor Materials, Inc., says that, in its first ever attempt, the company has produced p-type mono PERC (Passivated Emitter Rear Cell) cells at approximately 20 percent efficiency, using 100 percent of its standard silicon feedstock. “We are extremely pleased with the results of this first attempt at mono cell production,”Read More

SolarWorld extends warranty for PERC solar panels to 20 years

SolarWorld extends warranty for PERC solar panels to 20 years

February 6, 2017 at 8:00 am 1 comment

  SolarWorld is doubling the duration of its workmanship warranty on its entire portfolio of solar panel products to 20 years. With the improvement in consumer protection, the company becomes the first major producer of solar panels featuring the popular, high-power PERC (passivated emitter rear contact) solar cell architecture toRead More

Trina Solar says it hit a new mono-crystalline PERC cell efficiency record

Trina Solar says it hit a new mono-crystalline PERC cell efficiency record

December 19, 2016 at 10:20 am 1 comment

Feels like its been awhile since a module manufacturer touted an efficiency record. The wait is over: Trina Solar Limited announced that its State Key Laboratory of PV Science and Technology of China set a new world conversion efficiency record of 22.61 percent for a high-efficiency p-type mono-crystalline silicon (c-Si)Read More

REC Group to expand PERC module production, development

REC Group to expand PERC module production, development

December 15, 2016 at 9:05 am Comments are Disabled

REC Group, a European brand of solar panels, is looking to expand its production of high-efficiency Passivated Emitter Rear Contact (PERC) solar cells and start developing that next-generation PERC technology.  To do so, the company ordered three microCELL OTF laser systems from 3D-Micromac AG, a leading supplier of laser micromachiningRead More

PERC Up: Boviet Solar tells us how it will provide high efficiency modules at a low cost

PERC Up: Boviet Solar tells us how it will provide high efficiency modules at a low cost

November 21, 2016 at 11:03 am 8 comments

Boviet Solar Technology Co. is probably the biggest manufacturer of solar modules you haven’t heard of. The reason being is the company has been an OEM supplier for a handful of brand names you do recognize, but that’s all about to change. We sat down with Boviet Solar USA, theRead More

Trina announces new world record for its high-efficiency mc-Si module

Trina announces new world record for its high-efficiency mc-Si module

October 18, 2016 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Trina Solar Limited announced that its State Key Laboratory of PV Science and Technology of China (SKL PVST) has set a new world record of 19.86 percent aperture efficiency for its high-efficiency “Honey Plus” multicrystalline silicon (mc-Si) solar module, which contains 120 pieces of P-type mc-Si solar cells (156 x 78 mm2).Read More

Mission Solar Energy adds four new PV module lines to product offering

Mission Solar Energy adds four new PV module lines to product offering

September 22, 2016 at 1:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Seen at Solar Power International this year: Mission Solar Energy, a San Antonio-based manufacturer of utility-scale, commercial and residential high-efficiency solar modules, added four new module lines to its product offering. The Apollo, Mercury, Gemini and Gemini Elite modules utilize advanced technology to provide best-in-class efficiency, reliability, power and aesthetics. Apollo TheRead More

 
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