The PV Taiwan 2015 exhibition in Taipei spotlighted the industryâ€™s latest work to boost cell efficiency, make storage more affordable and instill confidence in the long-term future of solar power. Mark Andrews brings the latest technology highlights.
Drexel University engineers have created a layered material of molybdenum and titanium by using a new process they invented to etch a MAX phase into a two-dimensional, layered MXene. Credit: Drexel University
A new study puts us closer to do-it-yourself spray-on solar cell technologyâ€”promising third-generation solar cells utilizing a nanocrystal ink deposition that could make traditional expensive silicon-based solar panels a thing of the past.