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Onyx Solar Receives Contract for World’s Largest PV Skylight

Onyx Solar won a contract to supply 60,000 square feet of semi-transparent photovoltaic glass for Somerset Development’s Bell Works Complex in Holmdel, New Jersey. The project is part of the complete revitalization of the two-million-square-foot former Bell Labs facility into a mixed-use “metroburb” community. Originally designed by Eero Saarinen, the building’s existing glass will be replaced […]

JinkoMX – JinkoSolar Smart Modules optimized by Maxim Integrated

In our today’s Product Showcase, Paulo Tusa, Europe BDM at Maxim Integrated presents JinkoSolar MX Smart Modules optimized by his company. Thanks to optimization on a cell-string level, these Smart Modules don’t lose performance because of shade, clouds or unfavorable building orientation. This advantage increases electricity generation by up to 20% over standard solar modules. Please also watch a […]

Simple but robust – Optimum Tracker

Thierry Bodiot, VP Europe, Middle East, Africa at Optimum Tracker presents their “simple but robust” technology which can increase the output of utility-scale solar PV power plants up to 30% compared to fixed structures. Optimum Tracker features some unique innovation protected by three patents and you can learn about it from this interesting interview with […]

JinkoSolar’s Eagle Dual

Juan Carlos Gonzales, Senior Technical Manager at JinkoSolar presents SolarPV.TV viewers their new Eagle Dual module. Eagle Dual is by far the most efficient dual glass module on the market. It is available in 60-cell and 72-cell, offering average outputs of up to 275watts and 320 watt respectively, with a maximum efficiency of 16.54%; 5 watts […]

JinkoSolar presents Eagle Black solar module series

Juan Carlos Gonzales, Senior Technical Manager at JinkoSolar presents SolarPV.TV viewers their new Eagle Black solar module series. The Eagle Black series consists of all black poly modules, available in 60-cell and 72-cell versions, with maximum outputs of 280watts and 330watts respectively. The Eagle Black is one of the most powerful and aesthetically pleasing all-black […]

Building Four Green Dreams of Wang Chuanfu in the Middle East & Africa – Exclusive talk to Tom Zhao, General Manager of Global Sales Solar at BYD

Today in our Exclusive Coverage of WFES 2017 for SolarPV.TV & WFES TV in partnership with MESIA, we present our talk to Tom Zhao, General Manager of Global Sales Solar at BYD. Tom shares with us the company’s vision on how BYD is going to build its founder Wang Chuanfu four green dreams in the Middle […]

Solar PVT (Hybrid Solar Thermal / PV panels) by Dual Sun, Jerome Mouterde, Founder & CEO

In our Product Showcase, Jerome Mouterde, CEO at Dual Sun presents their Solar PVT (Hybrid Solar Thermal / PV panels). The DualSun solar panel is an advanced hybrid solar (PV-T) technology that produces simultaneously electricity (photovoltaic) and hot water (solar thermal). The patented and award-winning technology offers a competitive and powerful energy solution that will […]

Multi-Contact MC4 PV connector assembly video

  The video presents assembly process of Multi-Contact MC4 PV connector, a flagship connector within the solar PV industry. It features: Snap-in locking Locking by safety lock clip PV-SSH4 in accordance with NEC 2011, can be released only with tool Proven MULTILAM technology with high long-term stability, which ensures consistently low performance loss throughout the entire […]

How It’s Made – Foldable Solar Panels

The show is presented on the Science Channel in the US, Discovery Channel Canada in Canada, and on the Discovery Channel in the United Kingdom. Created by: Gabriel Hoss Presented by: Mark Tewksbury (2001) Lynn Herzeg (2002–2004) June Wallack (2005) Lynne Adams (2006–2016) How It’s Made – Flodable Solar Panels – Season 25 – Episode […]

PV EXPO Japan 2017: 3% Efficiency gain with the new “half-cut cell” solar PV modules – Blue Liu, Manager Shanghai Quality Department at BYD

Today, in our special coverage of PV EXPO Japan 2017 held recently in Tokyo, we present you our exclusive talk to Blue Liu, Manager Shanghai Quality Department at BYD about their new “half-cut cell” solar PV modules which ensure at least 3% higher output comparing to the standard modules.  

KACO new energy introduces the blueplanet gridsave 1000 TL3 bi-directional battery inverter

KACO new energy is opening up a whole new dimension with the blueplanet gridsave 1000 TL3: a storage solution in the megawatt-class. The unit assists utility companies, distribution grid operators, EPCs and large companies to balance energy generation and consumption on the power grid. The blueplanet gridsave 1000 TL3 is a bidirectional battery inverter with […]

Fraunhofer CSE Demonstrates Commercial-Ready Plug And Play PV Systems

The Fraunhofer USA Center for Sustainable Energy Systems (CSE) successfully demonstrated two installations of Plug and Play PV (photovoltaic solar) systems at its “2016 Demo Day. “Plug and Play PV Systems are easy to install, easy to inspect for code compliance, and can participate in electronic Permitting, Inspection and Interconnection (ePI&I) processes. The vision for […]

2016? Another great year for Multi-Contact and the whole solar industry

Diana Dehm at Sustainability News & Entertainment, our host at Solar Power International in Anaheim speaks to Eric Ast, Head of Global Business Development Photovoltaics at Multi-Contact how does he see a solar business in the year 2016 and beyond.  By recently introducing MC4-EVO 2, the only PV connector internationally certified with IEC, UL, JET and cTÜVus,  Multi-Contact is confident about another successful year for the company in […]

Optimum Tracker – The smart solar tracking

The 3rd generation trackers designed by Optimum Tracker are connected to be smarter: a bright Opti-SkyControl and a powerful Opti-Monitoring. The sky mapping performed by the Opti-sky Sensor© and powerful algorithms allow a real-time optimization of the tracking, following the sky’s brightness variations and increasing the efficiency by up to 2%. Opti-Monitoring is the in-house […]

Tesla Powerwall – the impact of the brand

Ben Robinson, Business Development Manager, BayWa RE Solar Systems introduces Tesla Powerwall a home battery that charges using electricity generated from solar panels, or when utility rates are low, and powers your home in the evening. It also fortifies your home against power outages by providing a backup electricity supply. Automated, compact and simple to […]

NEXTracker Launches the Industry’s 1st Solar Tracker Plus Storage Solution

NEXTracker, a Flex company, announced today it has launched an innovative solar plus energy-storage solution for U.S. and international markets. NX Fusion Plus integrates the latest, best-in-class solar tracker, battery, inverter, and software to deliver better return on investment to owners of solar power plants. By incorporating battery storage technology into its product, NEXTracker is further increasing […]

First Solar Series Five Advanced Thin Film PV Module Overview

First Solar’s advanced Series 5 solar modules provide the next generation of thin film solar technology. The new Series 5 advanced thin film solar modules deliver faster installation, extensive compatibility and a higher return on investment for long-term owners. Series 5 PV modules have a demonstrated performance advantage over conventional crystalline silicon solar of up […]

Heterojunction Technology (HJT) by Meyer Burger

Solar cells, based on heterojunction technology are cells based on an already known cell principle, which is yet being used industrially by only one company. Since 2008, Meyer Burger is cooperating with the University of Neuchatel, Switzerland, in order to further develop this cell concept, and has developed the corresponding heterojunction cell manufacturing systems.  The […]

Coveme EBFoil

Backcontact is a winning solution and, integrated with the latest generation photovoltaic modules (MWT, EWT and IBC), represents the beginning of a new technological era in the photovoltaics industry. This technology significantly reduces production costs through high-efficiency cells and land innovative module production process. The automation of the production process reduces near to zero the […]

Array Technologies and BayWa r.e. Join Forces to Implement Solar Pipeline Exceeding 1 Gigawatt

Array Technologies, Inc. (ATI), the global leader in tracking systems, and world class renewable energy company, BayWa r.e., have entered into a master supply agreement to drive execution on over one gigawatt of solar trackers for delivery to projects in the United States and Mexico. The agreement was signed between the parties during Green Power […]

Another Tesla Powerwall challenger: xStorage by Nissan

Following its incredible success Tesla Powerwall has another challenger as automaker Nissan unveiled a new home energy-storage system called xStorage. The new system introduced by Nissan essentially underscores a home battery which can be connected to a residential power supply. Announcing the xStorage home energy-storage device, Nissan said that the home battery has been made […]

Revolution in solar monitoring: SolarSNAP Wireless Velocity Monitoring Tool

On the occasion of Intersolar North America 2014 in San Francisco, together with our friend Eckhart Gouras from pv-magazine, we questioned Dean Solon, President & CEO of Shoals Technologies Group and Johnny Thorington, Vice President Product Management at Synapse, about their revolutionary SolarSNAP Wireless Velocity Monitoring Tool, an innovative monitoring tool that provides live-access monitoring […]

Tesla launches Model X

Elon Musk debuts the long awaited Tesla Model X at a special launch event held at Tesla’s Fremont factory in front of lucky owners and members of the media. Elon unveils more details about the falcon wings opening mechanism which includes an innovative sonar sensor that goes through metal.