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Perovskite PV Cell Applications With Huge Potential But High Hurdles

Perovskite Solar Cell Pioneers Search for the Elusive “Killer App”

Cheap to fabricate and capable of being applied to practically any surface, or material, of nearly any form, shape or size, scientists and researching...
Blockchain Technology Used in Solar Trading

Social Equity-Minded Solar Energy Entrepreneurs Catch Blockchain Fever

Blockchain fever appears to have broken out among social enterprise-oriented solar energy entrepreneurs and start-ups. At least three potentially seminal events recently took place in...
Japan Smart City Microgrid Storage Infrastructure

The Sun Rises on Japan’s Solar-Powered Smart Communities

Smart communities fueled by solar energy and the latest in advanced energy storage and smart microgrid technologies are taking root and beginning to expand...
Solar Panels on a Farm, Mali

In conversation…Africa Mini-grid Developers Association (AMDA)

Sam Slaughter, a founding member of the newly formed Africa Mini-grid Developers Association (AMDA), tells Power for All that it’s time for the mini-grid sector to...
Suomi NPP/VIIRS Satellite View of Hurricane Irma on 03 September 2017

Solar Energy Storage Resilience: On the Ground in Haiti

Last edited: September 20, 2017 @ 05:30 PM PST Online, television, radio and print news services are awash with reports of Hurricane Harvey and Irma’s...
SDG&E Escondido Storage Facility

US Solar Eclipse Opens Window of Opportunity for Energy Storage to Shine

For the first time since 1918, a total solar eclipse will traverse the entire width of the lower 48 US states Aug. 21, moving...
Global Climate Change

US State Governors Aim to Realize UN Paris Climate Accord Goals with Launch of...

On June 1, President Donald Trump announced the US would withdraw from the UN Paris Climate Accord. Though not surprising, the announcement marks the...
A robotic solar PV production line in China

Suniva’s U.S. International Trade Petition Reignites Prospect of a Solar PV Trade War

Last updated: Thursday, June 8, 2017 Bankruptcy and insolvency filings on the part of U.S. and German solar manufacturing companies Suniva and SolarWorld AG, respectively, and...
Puerto Rico Man Carrying Flag

Puerto Rico Energy Crisis Shines Light on Caribbean Solar Challenges, Risks and Rewards

Persistent debt, power and energy problems on the U.S. Caribbean island territory of Puerto Rico – including financial insolvency as well as recurring power...
Tesla’s CEO Introduces the World to the Powerpack

Elon Musk Invokes Twitter Storm – Australian Government, Industry Respond

Last updated: March 20, 2017 Tesla-Solar City CEO Elon Musk this past week once again displayed attributes that distinguish him as an innovative engineer, high-tech...
Trump Signs Executive Orders

California Vows to Go Its Own Way to Support Renewables as Storm of Controversy...

Executive actions taken by U.S. President Donald J. Trump during his first four weeks in the Oval Office by and large confirmed expectations he...
A Perovskite Solar Cell Prototype - EPFL

Perovskite Solar Cell Developments in 2016 – Efficiency, Cost, Stability

Last edited: 21:56, 10 January (EST) In the world of photovoltaic cells, the rise of perovskite solar cells is exciting. It may not be immediately obvious,...

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