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Enter Zayed Future Energy awards for chance at $1.5 million top prize

Enter Zayed Future Energy awards for chance at $1.5 million top prize

June 26, 2017 at 8:06 am Comments are Disabled

The Zayed Future Energy Prize, a global prize for innovation in renewable energy, will accept applications for its 10th anniversary awards until July 6, 2017. Categories for consideration include: small and medium enterprises, non-profit organizations, and global high schools. Companies and non-profits are eligible for a $1.5 million prize; highRead More

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Solar coaster news: SolarWorld insolvent, Ten K stops operations, SunPower down

May 15, 2017 at 8:07 am Comments are Disabled

The solar coaster feels like an apt description for the up and down nature of the industry except for the part where roller coasters are fun. The dips in the solar coaster are considerably less so. After cresting to the top of another climb in 2016 — passing the ITC,Read More

Rayton Solar’s innovative PV panel production process will deliver first system in 2017

Rayton Solar’s innovative PV panel production process will deliver first system in 2017

April 26, 2017 at 1:06 pm Comments are Disabled

Phoenix Nuclear Labs (PNL) has signed a long-term agreement to be the exclusive supplier of high current proton accelerators to California-based Rayton Solar to produce low cost, high efficiency solar panels. Under the terms of the agreement, PNL will deliver the first system to Rayton at the end of 2017,Read More

Three Department of Defense projects in Florida go with SunLink racking

Three Department of Defense projects in Florida go with SunLink racking

February 24, 2017 at 10:41 am Comments are Disabled

SunLink Corp. was selected by Swinerton Renewable Energy to supply its GeoPro fixed tilt solution in connection with a 165 MW portfolio of solar ground mount projects located in the panhandle of Florida. Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, is constructing the three projects on Department of Defense property as partRead More

Why high-efficiency modules are the best value for installers, homeowners

Why high-efficiency modules are the best value for installers, homeowners

February 9, 2017 at 8:00 am 6 comments

Looking ahead in an ever-evolving new industry like solar can be difficult, as “the next big thing” will come along and then be supplanted by something else the following year. But consider this a good bet: High-efficiency (HE) modules are going to be the expectation, not the exception. The valueRead More

Coronal Energy and Gulf Power Ceremonial Panel Event at Eglin Air Force Base. On the left (from back to front) Ed Feo, President, Coronal Energy, Michael Burroughs, Vice President - Senior Production Officer, Gulf Power Company. On the right (from back to front) Col. Johnson, Eglin Air Force Base, Pete Bronski, Marketing & Content Strategy, Panasonic Enterprise Solutions Company, Danny Van Clief, Chief Commercial Officer, Coronal Energy

U.S. Navy, Air Force working on three big solar installations with Coronal Energy

January 20, 2017 at 3:00 am Comments are Disabled

Executives from Gulf Power and Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, joined officials from Eglin Air Force Base and Naval Air Station (NAS) Pensacola for the installation of the first two solar photovoltaic panels on two large-scale solar projects. The projects at Eglin Air Force Base and NAS Pensacola’s Navy OutlyingRead More

This new junction box is designed for bifacial and half-cut solar panels

This new junction box is designed for bifacial and half-cut solar panels

January 19, 2017 at 9:17 am 1 comment

TE Connectivity, a manufacturer of connectivity and sensor devices, has introduced the SOLARLOK PV Edge, a new-generation junction box designed for bifacial and half-cut solar panel applications. The company says this new junction box has several advantages over centralized junction boxes, such as enabling savings in cross-connect foil material usage,Read More

Coronal Tulare solar facility now delivering power to Southern California Edison

Coronal Tulare solar facility now delivering power to Southern California Edison

November 29, 2016 at 11:12 am Comments are Disabled

Coronal Energy, powered by Panasonic, sent word that its Coronal Tulare, a 34 MWac (44.2 MWdc) solar energy facility, began commercial operation in mid-September. The project delivers power to Southern California Edison (SCE) through a 20-year power purchase agreement. It is expected to generate 87,500 MWh annually, enough electricity toRead More

MetaShield boasts 1.2 percent efficiency boost for triple junction solar cells

MetaShield boasts 1.2 percent efficiency boost for triple junction solar cells

November 16, 2016 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

MetaShield LLC, a company focused on advanced glass-based coating technology, announced an independent research study indicating its proprietary MetaSOL nanotechnology coating can provide a 1.2 percent (absolute) efficiency boost for triple junction solar cells. “The enhancement provided by MetaSOL represents a five-year technological leap forward based on recent yearly averageRead More

Researchers exceed the theoretical limit of silicon solar cells (hit 30.2 percent)

Researchers exceed the theoretical limit of silicon solar cells (hit 30.2 percent)

November 11, 2016 at 8:51 am Comments are Disabled

So, get this: Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE together with the Austrian company EV Group (EVG) say they have successfully manufactured a silicon-based multi-junction solar cell with two contacts and an efficiency exceeding the theoretical limit of silicon solar cells. Tell me more! For thisRead More