Sanyo has achieved the world’s highest-level conversion efficiency of 22.8% at the research level in a practical size, using an ultra-thin HIT solar cell with a thickness of 98μm, which is less..
New ultra-efficient electric drive line from Smith Electric will increase electric vehicle range by up to 20 percent
Smith Electric Vehicles in North East England is working on a new ultra-efficient electric drive line, along with smarter, more energy efficient ancillary systems, such as heating and air conditioning. Combining all..
Construction has been completed on Tokai University’s solar car equipped with Sharp solar cells boasting the highest level of conversion efficiency in the world. The Tokai Challenger solar car is equipped with..
South Korea’s Wonju City installs 520 LED-based streetlamps with 37440 Osram GOLDEN Dragon Plus LEDs
An impressive 520 LED-based streetlamps with 37,440 Osram Golden Dragon Plus LEDs (cool white) were installed in Wonju City in Gwang Won province, South Korea by replacing traditional MH 250W and 400W..
Coming Soon-Quick charging system for electric vehicles using solar panels and lithium ion batteries
Nissan and Showa Shell will start studies on joint development of a quick charging system for electric vehicles (EV) using Showa Shell’s next-generation CIS solar panels and Nissan’s advanced lithium ion batteries..
China Mobile China’s leading telecommunication operator has established the world’s largest solar energy-powered base station cluster in Tibet Autonomous Region, following a four-year construction. In 2005, the Tibet Company launched the project..
Zeco Systems has launched Singapore’s first electric vehicle charging station that harnesses energy straight from the sun. This solar powered station is located at the Singapore Polytechnic, and joins existing, conventional Greenlots..
Dell expects to save an estimated $5.8 million a year as a result of power-saving initiatives and building upgrades in its facilities worldwide. The company, which sources more than 25 percent of..
Eneloop neck warmer from Sanyo is ideal for winter sports, such as skiing, as well as for commuting by bicycle or by motorcycle. To keep the neck warm, the warmer has a..
Equipped with Sanyo’s patented, highly efficient HIT solar cell, the portable solar device is ready to generate power from the sun anywhere. The eneloop portable solar provides 100% clean solar energy as..