ConnectDER

ConnectDER has received a patent for innovations to their ‘plug and play’ solutions for DER’s

ConnectDER, the innovative company that enables utilities and homeowners to expand access to distributed energy resources, has received a patent for innovations to their ‘plug and play’ solutions for distributed energy resources. The patent is for a reinvention of the standard utility power meter; one that combines the ubiquitous metering and communications of a “Smart […]

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Infineon

Infineon Solar Pump Motor Drive Challenge 2021- An Initiative To Encourage Solar Powered Irrigation Systems

Infineon Technologies, a world leader in semiconductors, today announced the commencement of its ‘Infineon Solar Pump Motor Drive Challenge 2021′ initiative to encourage affordable and reliable solar powered irrigation systems for farmers – design and manufactured locally. Current pump manufacturing produces traditional irrigation pumps but microelectronics is still new to this industry. “Developing viable solutions […]

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Market for transparent PV based greenhouse tech emerges in Australia

Western Australia-based solar glass developer ClearVue has commenced installation of its transparent solar PV glazing panels at what will be the world’s first clear solar glass greenhouse. The greenhouse will utilise ClearVue’s transparent solar glass technology, which is designed to preserve glass transparency while generating electricity. “We expect the fully constructed greenhouse to lead to […]

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India: New tender for deployment of 317,975 Solar Water pumps

Indian state-owned company Energy Efficiency Services Limited has invited bids to set up an aggregate 317,975 quantities of 1-10HP solar pumps across India under Component-B of the Kisan Urja Suraksha Evam Utthan Mahaabhiyan rural solar scheme. The support programme’s Component-B is aimed at assisting farmers install standalone solar agriculture pumps to replace diesel-powered pumps. To […]

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5-busbar based Solar tiles achieved 19.5% efficiency

The product costs $1.38/W and has a 25-year performance guarantee Ukrainian start-up River Solar has developed a solar tile for building-integrated photovoltaics with a 19.5% power conversion efficiency and a power output of 45 W. “We produced the first series entirely in Ukraine and a second series was produced by Chinese manufacturers,” the company’s CFO, […]

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World’s Largest Tidal-Flat Solar PV Plant of 300MW gets connected to the Grid

The first batch of units of world’s largest tidal-flat utility PV plant (300 MW), contracted by the 12th Bureau of Hydropower, have been successfully connected to the grid for power generation. The project has been constructed using a total of 685,216 440 Watt monocrystalline silicon modules combined with Solis Solis-(215-255) K-EHV-5G 1500V string inverters. The electricity […]

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Trina Solar becomes first of its kind to achieve Dual Environmental Protection certification

Trina Solar Co., Ltd., a leading global PV and smart energy total solution provider, has recently obtained dual “Environmental Product Declaration” certifications from UL, the global independent safety science certification institute, and EPDItaly, which is the first UL and EPDItaly mutually recognized EPD in photovoltaic industry, proving the Company’s environmental performance and sustainability. Each EPD […]

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