Category Archive: Energy news

Dec 08

HydroInfra Technologies creates Hydro Nano Gas that Makes any fossil fuel climate neutral.

HydroInfra Technologies creates Hydro Nano Gas that Makes any fossil fuel climate neutral.   Hello   You may already be aware of Hydro Nano Gas (HNG) technology and what it can do to eliminate air pollution from power plants, shipping and other industries.   Did you know that HNG is also being used to clean …

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Jun 24

Research and Markets: Growth Opportunities in Solar Photovoltaic Operation …

The report, which provides trend scenarios and forecast statistics for 2012-2017, details industry drivers and challenges; analyzes the global solar PV operation and maintenance market for 2011; and highlights global solar PV capacity installation trends and forecast, also describes growth opportunities and emerging trends in solar PV OM market, and more. This unique report will …

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Jun 24

New Polymer Protects Photovoltaic ‘Artificial Leaves’ From Corrosion

One way to solve the solar energy storage problem is to is to use the electricity generated by solar cells to split water by means of electrolysis to get hydrogen that can easily be stored. Scientists at the HZB Institute for Solar Fuels have modified so-called superstrate solar cells with their highly efficient architecture in …

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Jun 24

T*SOL Pro 5.5: Now with a revised and expanded economic calculation …

The software T*SOL Pro – for the simulation and optimization of solar thermal systems is now available in version 5.5. Thanks to the integrated imaging program, Photo Plan, collectors can be simulated on a customer’s roof in their real dimensions and represented photo-realistically. One of the new features is an expanded economic efficiency forecast which …

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Jun 24

Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Capacity Quickly Expands When States Provide the …

The American solar photovoltaic (PV) industry has grown tremendously in recent years. In 2012, more than 3,300 MW of solar power were installed throughout the United States, with a record 1,300 MW installed in the last three months of the year alone.2 Falling costs for hardware and installation have accelerated this trend, but it has …

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Jun 24

Hawaii solar contractors plan for the future by diversifying

The future of Hawaii’s solar photovoltaic industry looks bright, according to many in the industry. But there are some that say one of the state’s fastest growing industries may be crippled without tax credits. And that’s why some Hawaii PV contractors are looking to the future to get ahead in the game. “We want to …

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Jun 06

Residents Moving into Fully Photovoltaic Apartments in San Diego – Multi

The first of four buildings in the 114-unit Solterra EcoLuxury Apartments has been completed, and residents are starting to move in. The first building of the fully photovoltaic property in the San Diego neighborhood of Scripps Ranch is now 80 percent leased, according to developer H.G. Fenton. Fully photovoltaic in the context of this property …

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Jun 06

Japanese PV shipments increase 62% year-over-year as imports boom

Japanese demand for solar photovoltaic (PV) modules reached 1.73 GW between January 1st and March 31st, 2013, 800 MW of which was met with imports, according to data from the Japanese Photovoltaic Energy Association (JPEA). This brings the nation to a total of 3.81 GW of demand during its fiscal year 2012, which ended on …

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Jun 06

EC imposes preliminary anti-dumping duties on Chinese silicon wafers, solar PV …

On June 4th, 2013 the European Commission issued a ruling imposing provisional anti-dumping duties on imports of silicon wafers and solar photovoltaic (PV) cells and modules from China, following a nine-month investigation. These punitive tariffs will begin on June 6th, 2013 at 11.8%, and then will increase to an average of 47.6% on August 6th, …

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Jun 06

Solar Photovoltaic Demand in the US to Grow by 20% in 2013 to 4.3 Gigawatts …

Demand in Q2’13 is forecast to reach 1 GW, with over 70% coming from California, Arizona, New Jersey, and North Carolina. Residential and small commercial rooftop PV installations will account for 18% of this demand, with another 14% from large commercial rooftops. The utility-dominated ground-mount segment will account for the remaining 68% of new PV …

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