Solar Energy News

How agrisolar and floating solar power can fight the European drought

Dries Acke, Policy Director at SolarPower Europe, discusses the potential of solar power as a solution to the devastating European drought.

An overview of the EU’s ambitions for offshore renewable energy

We explore the EU's offshore renewable energy ambitions and implications for the global transition to clean energy sources.

HIPERION solar panel technology: Breaking efficiency records

HIPERION solar panel technology can unlock the potential of a rooftop with concentration photovoltaics and micro-tracking.

Sun-To-X: Using solar energy to produce a carbon-free liquid fuel

The Sun-To-X project uses solar energy to produce a carbon-free, energy-dense, liquid fuel for use in transport and energy storage.

Recycling solar cells made eco-friendly with new method

Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology have developed a gentle method that allows for the eco-friendly recycling of solar cells.

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How should the challenges facing the energy sector be dealt with?

David Wilson, Director of Development at MGH Offshore, outlines the challenges facing the energy sector and highlights how the company is working to overcome them.

Pioneering the energy transition with revolutionary heat storage systems

EIRES researchers have developed a way to utilise heat storage in a safe, sustainable, and loss-free way. Efficient storage and transport of heat is one...

System Integration: Toward informed decision making for the energy transition

The Eindhoven Institute for Renewable Energy Systems is using a System Integration approach, which aims to model future energy systems to facilitate the green...

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Net-Zero Industry Act introduced to advance EU green technologies, manufacturing, and jobs

The European Commission has unveiled the Net-Zero Industry Act, which aims to boost green technology development in the EU.

Strengthening the competitiveness of the EU’s clean energy sector

Learn about the European Commission’s latest Progress Report on Competitiveness of Clean Energy Technologies.

Renewable energy sources provide 66 GW boost to global power grid in 2022

The global operational expenditure report has revealed that renewable energy sources added 66 GW to the global power grid in 2022.

Sustainable heat pumps and storages for effective heating and cooling

Discover efficient solutions for heating and cooling using natural refrigerant heat pumps and high-energy density storage solutions.

5GSOLAR: Emerging inorganic thin film solar cells towards earth-abundant photovoltaics

Discover how the 5GSOLAR project at TalTech is pioneering the next-generation of earth-abundant photovoltaics in Europe.

Canada’s first zero-carbon building is propelling the energy transition

A new study has highlighted how Canada’s first zero-carbon, net-positive energy building generates more energy than it consumes.

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