Panasonic today announced that a car carrier outfitted with Panasonic’s green technology has been completed and is now ready for the sea. The ship named Emerald Ace, designed to achieve zero emissions..
Highly purified silicon represents up to 40 percent of the overall costs of conventional solar-cell arrays — so researchers have long sought to maximize power output while minimizing silicon usage. Now, a..
One of the most instantly recognizable features of glass is the way it reflects light. But a new way of creating surface textures on glass, developed by researchers at MIT, virtually eliminates..
Honda announced the installation of a 9 kilowatt-capacity solar power generation system at the Adachi Odai location of the Honda Cars Tokyo Chuo dealer network. The installation kicks off a project to..
Kyocera Solar today announced the launch of its highest-output solar module, the 80-cell KD 315. The new module is ideal for large-scale installations like solar-covered parking, and is now available for U.S…
Panasonic in Latin America set an example of Panasonic’s total energy solutions concept being put into practice in the hospitality sector, as Panasonic and Sandals Resorts International unveiled Jamaica’s first Eco Village..
Kyocera today announced that it has supplied a solar power generating system for the Republic of Palau international airport — the 226.8kW solar installation is the largest to be completed on the..
Sharp to showcase Sharp’s cutting-edge efforts in renewable energy with solar power generation at Eco-Products 2011
Sharp will be exhibiting at Eco-Products 2011, one of Japan’s largest trade shows for environment-related technologies, from December 15 through December 17, 2011 at the Tokyo International Exhibition Center (Tokyo Big Sight)…
Sharp Develops Solar Cell with Worlds Highest Conversion Efficiency of 36.9% using a triple-junction compound solar cell
Sharp has achieved the world’s highest solar cell conversion efficiency of 36.9% using a triple-junction compound solar cell in which the solar cell has a stacked three-layer structure. Compound solar cells utilize..
Kyocera announced that is has supplied 8,500 solar modules for a new 2-megawatt solar power plant which sits over four acres of unused farmland in north-western France. The large-scale installation is a..