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German Physicists Claim Breakthrough in Silicon Solar Cell Efficiency

Physicists at the University of Paderborn in Germany, through complex virtual simulations, have discovered that adding a thin layer of an organic semiconductor called...

March 1, 2024

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Staff

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Technology
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New Method to Boost Signal Amplification in Perovskite Nanosheets

Perovskite nanosheets can be a new laser medium, where light amplification can be achieved based on tiny perovskite nanosheets that are synthesized chemically,...

January 15, 2024

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Mercom Staff

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Solar

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Technology
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Government Invites Bids to Advance Hydrogen Value Chain Technologies

The Department of Science & Technology (DST) has invited proposals to upgrade lab-scale technologies, which are at technology readiness levels (TRL) 3-4, to reach...

December 4, 2023

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Gautamee Hazarika

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Renewable Energy

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Tenders & Auctions
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Huasun Claims Record 750.54W Power Output in HJT Solar Modules

Chinese solar manufacturer Huasun has claimed to set a new benchmark in power output for heterojunction (HJT) photovoltaic modules by achieving a power output of 750....

November 14, 2023

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Gautamee Hazarika

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Markets & Policy

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Solar
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Open Access Renewables Can Cut Data Centers’ Power Costs by 15-40%: Interview

Integrating renewable energy into the power mix is a no-brainer for data centers as it allows global companies to meet sustainability targets and offers 30-35% cost...

May 22, 2023

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Sumit Jha

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C&I

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Markets & Policy

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Solar
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Solid Power’s Q1 Net Loss Widens to $19 Million on Higher R&D Expenses

Solid Power, which develops all-solid-state battery technology for electric vehicles (EV), said its net loss widened to $19.2 million in the first quarter (Q1) of 2023...

May 17, 2023

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Gourav Mishra

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Other

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Renewable Energy
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Module Manufacturers Face Dilemma in Switching to TOPCon from MonoPERC

Solar module technology has been evolving so rapidly that Indian manufacturers, relying on importing the production lines mainly from China, are caught between the fear...

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New Solar Module Technologies Must Factor in Local Weather Conditions

The rapidly growing renewable energy sector calls for significant technological breakthroughs to support its faster and more affordable adoption across the globe. The...

May 4, 2023

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Satish Shetty

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Manufacturing

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Modules

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Solar

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Technology
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National Automotive Board Invites Consultancy Bids for 1.2 MW Solar Project

The International Centre for Automotive Technology (ICAT), a government-run National Automotive Board division, has invited bids for consultancy services to extend the...

April 14, 2023

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Gourav Mishra

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Solar

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Tenders & Auctions
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Emerging Renewable Technologies to Cut Costs and Improve Power Generation

Renewable Energy generation has seen significant technological breakthroughs over the last few years as the industry strives for faster and more affordable adoption of...

April 7, 2023

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Arjun Joshi

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Other

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Renewable Energy
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EIL Seeks Bids from Concentrated Solar Projects Suppliers for Services   

Engineers India (EIL), a central government undertaking, has invited bids from suppliers of concentrated solar technology (CST) systems to provide balance of project...

February 21, 2023

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Arjun Joshi

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Solar

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Tenders & Auctions
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Chinese Firm Announces Development of 710 Wp Heterojunction Solar Module

Solar module manufacturing technology has been evolving rapidly over the last few years, with Chinese companies at the forefront of the development. The race for better...

January 19, 2023

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Gourav Mishra

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Solar

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Technology
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Researchers Use Compression to Raise Lithium Cell Cycle Life by 40%

Researchers at the ARC Training Centre for Future Energy Storage Technologies (storEnergy) found that the suppression of the lithium metal creep (Li-creep) under...

January 18, 2023

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Gourav Mishra

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Energy Storage

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Technology
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Study Says Decommissioned Mines Can Act as Gravity Energy Storage Systems

The use of vertical shafts in decommissioned underground mines for energy storage using gravity could provide a viable alternative to battery energy storage (BESS) and...

January 18, 2023

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Sumit Jha

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Energy Efficiency

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Other
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EV Charging Aggregation Platform ElectricPe Raises $5 Million in Funding

Bengaluru-based electric vehicle (EV) charging aggregation platform ElectricPe closed a pre-series A funding round of $5 million, taking the company’s total capital...

January 5, 2023

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Gourav Mishra

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Electric Vehicles

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Finance and M&A

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Grid

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