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Update on the commercial prospects of perovskite solar cells

Update on the commercial prospects of perovskite solar cells

October 18, 2016 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

In our worst Seinfeld impersonation voice we ask, “what’s the deal with perovskite solar cells?” The National Renewable Energy Labratory (NREL) answers us by noting that a strategy for producing stable and commercially available perovskite solar cells (PSCs) has been proposed by Kai Zhu and Keith Emery in collaboration with Nam-Gyu Park (Korea), MichaelRead More

What factors drive solar PV system prices lower?

What factors drive solar PV system prices lower?

September 23, 2016 at 8:19 am Comments are Disabled

Lower solar PV system costs are the driving force in much of the industry today, and strides on that front are the reason solar is in the growth position it is in today. But despite across the board price decreases, there is a disparity in pricing in different areas of the country,Read More

Details on funding of new solar, grid technology awarded by Energy Department

Details on funding of new solar, grid technology awarded by Energy Department

March 18, 2016 at 1:03 pm 1 comment

The Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) will play key roles in a variety of projects recently funded by the Department’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). NREL’s innovative approaches have received five awards across three different ARPA-E programs for advancing transformational technologies to generate, store, and use energy moreRead More