National Center for Atmospheric Research scientists ran tests to improve the ability to forecast solar production around wildfire season.
The 2022 Solar Generation Index report showed a continued trend of solar asset performance falling below estimates.
The Covid-19 pandemic, tariffs, the Uyghur Forced Labor Act all created such significant market disruptions between Q1 2021 and Q1 2022 that NREL researchers looked at both short-term distortions and long-term trends in its most recent annual cost benchmark report.
In a typical PV plant, where modules operate nearly 25°C above the ambient temperature, energy loss can reach 12%.
Also on the rise: Powin partners with SMA America for 2 GW supply agreement. Corporate solar doubles since 2019, displacing 20.4 million tons of carbon annually. And more.
Companies in the United States are installing solar at unprecedented rates with corporate solar now accounting for 14% of installed capacity.
Also on the rise: Solar-plus-storage for low-to-middle income residents in Hawaii. Community solar continues to spread in New York. And more.
Also on the rise: Canadian Solar reports strong quarterly results. Virtual power plant provider raises $120 million. And more.
The US National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has released a new, interactive version of its research cell efficiency chart for a range of PV technologies.
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