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Jolywood taps imec to support development of N-type bifacial solar cells

China-based PV module materials and N-type mono and IBC (Interdigitated Back Contact) bifacial module manufacturer Jolywood is partnering with European research and innovation hub centre, imec to bring to market an industrialized bifacial solar cells with an average front-side conversion efficiency up to 21.9%. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: PV-Tech

LONGi Solar reaches 20.66% frontside efficiency on 60-cell bifacial module

By Kelly Pickerel LONGi Solar announced that China General Certification Center (CGC), an authoritative, independent testing organization, has validated that LONGi Solar’s 60-cell bifacial shingling module achieved a front-side conversion efficiency of 20.66%, the highest in the world to date. Dr. Lv Jun, Vice President of LONGi Solar said, “This breakthrough in module conversion efficiency…

Aurora Solar launches first measurement tool for TCO layer uniformity on heterojunction cells

Aurora Solar Technologies (AST) has launched the DM-121 and DM-321 measurement systems for heterojunction technology (HJT) cell TCO layer quality control. These novel products, which measure both TCO sheet resistance and layer thickness at full production speeds are ideally suited for industrial applications in the rapidly developing HJT cell manufacturing market. The technology will be…

Dynapower and Raychem RPG commission 1MW microgrid in Uttar Pradesh

Vermont-headquartered inverter supplier Dynapower and Mumbai-based technology firm Raychem RPG have commissioned what they claim to be India’s first 1MW microgrid using solar, diesel and energy storage at a Central Electronics Limited (CEL) facility in Sahibadad, Uttar Pradesh. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: PV-Tech

Berkeley-based energy gel maker goes solar

By Kathie Zipp GU Energy Labs, a Berkeley-based family-owned business that produces performance sports nutrition products, announced the new photovoltaic system installed on their 4th Street headquarters. The 206.4-kW roof-mounted PV system, installed by Sun Light & Power (SLP), another East Bay company, is expected to offset 90% of the company’s electric bill for that…

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