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Technology - Solar News

KYOCERA announces resolution of patent infringement lawsuit against Hanwha Q CELLS Japan Co., Ltd.

2015-10-06 |

Kyocera Corporation (Kyoto, Japan; Neuss, Germany ) on October 6th, 2015 announced that it has concluded a technology licensing agreement with Hanwha Q CELLS Japan Co., Ltd. (Tokyo). The agreement reportedly features a license for Kyocera’s Japanese patent related to a “three-bus-bar electrode structure” that increases energy conversion efficiency in solar modules and includes a mutual exchange of patent licenses between the two companies to be executed in the future. Read more...

Solar Report

2012 solar PV year in review: A complex picture of a changing market

2013-01-24 |

The difficulties that the global solar industry experienced in 2012 were both clear and expected. Continuing excess solar photovoltaic (PV) manufacturing capacity spurred a collapse in prices across the PV value chain, creating consistently negative margins and negative profitability for upstream PV manufacturers. This led to a large number of bankruptcies, insolvencies and acquisitions, but also trade wars between the United States and China, the EU and China, and between India and everyone else. Read more...

Solar Interviews

Solar Interview on desert challenges: O&M in China’s solar market

2014-12-16 |

There is growing discussion around the effects of harsh climatic conditions on the O&M of PV plants. It’s not just an issue for China, is it? No, definitely not. With cumulative global PV capacities reaching ~180 GW this year, the O&M market for solar PV installations worldwide is already substantial. Out of this total, more and more PV installations are operating under demanding climatic conditions, such as in deserts or in highly polluted areas, and this will increase in the future, especially in emerging markets. These challenging environments require module manufacturers and power generators to adapt their module design and O&M strategies accordingly, which is vital for plant profitability. Read more...

Solar Point of View

Midsummer CEO Sven Lindström: Ten myths about solar power – and the real facts

2015-09-23 |

Solar energy and the solar industry has exploded in the last decade, and is today an established and competitive renewable energy source. Despite this (or maybe because of this), solar energy has been surrounded by myths, rumours and false facts that has dimmed the sunny (!) picture. Here are the ten most common solar energy myths – and the real facts – as explained by Midsummer CEO Sven Lindström. Read more...