New Dopants may Improve PV glass Performance

The doping with these compounds is said to reduce the UV transmission while also keeping the glass free from absorption in the visible and near-infrared ranges. In the paper Towards improved cover glasses for photovoltaic devices, published in Progress in Photovoltaics, the researchers stressed that it is crucial for glass improvement to reduce the concentration of iron […]

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Chinese Manufacturer Almaden Raises EMB 1 Billion Funding in Latest Rounds

Shenzhen-listed PV components manufacturer Almaden announced on Friday it intends to raise up to RMB1 billion through a private share offering and invest in several glass projects including a large-size thin PV glass scheme, a building-integrated PV anti-glare coating glass smart factory and a new R&D center. Almaden said RMB513 million will be invested into […]

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Dow Jones Throws ExxonMobil Overboard In Massive Index Shakeup

ExxonMobil has been kicked out of the Dow Jones Industrial Average index and replaced by Salesforce. Com, a technology company that sells software that allows large companies to track sales and other information, according to CBS News. Other changes to the DJIA include drug company Amgen replacing Pfizer and Honeywell International replacing Raytheon. ExxonMobil was added to the Dow index […]

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56 Countries Gather Online In Their Quest To Fix Climate Change

A record number of 3,000 startups from 56 countries entered this year’s edition of ClimateLaunchpad, the global green business ideas competition.Its mission is to unlock global cleantech potential and to accelerate innovations that address climate change.The 65 best teams will pitch and compete in the Global Grand Final.Seeing these startups pitch during the Global Grand Final […]

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