Solar News

  • Hanwha Q-Cells moves to enforce recall of rival products which infringed its technology
    by Sandra Enkhardt on October 19, 2020 at 3:01 pm

    The Korean manufacturer today announced it wants to enforce the recall of products made by Chinese rivals Jinko Solar, Longi Solar and REC Group which were deemed by the regional court of Düsseldorf in June to have infringed its passivation technology patent. The recall applies to products sold since January last year.

  • Hydrogen and lithium-ion: Europe’s key to a green recovery
    by Erica Johnson on October 19, 2020 at 1:25 pm

    The promise of hydrogen as the energy source of the future has long been deliberated by manufacturers, climate professionals, and political figures. These discussions have intensified following the European Commission’s economic recovery package, which features a focus on kick-starting a clean hydrogen economy in Europe. Nikolaos Tsiouvaras, R&D director at Systems Sunlight S.A., a Greek manufacturer of industrial and advanced technology batteries for the energy storage industry, explores storage in Europe.

  • Fall in off-grid solar sales deprives 5m people of access to clean power
    by Cosmas Mwirigi on October 19, 2020 at 1:06 pm

    The latest edition of the Global Off-grid Solar Market Report by the World Bank and GOGLA has called for regulatory and financial support to help off-grid distributors create jobs lost to the Covid-19 pandemic.