Thin-film solar boat Twente ends third in Monaco

Thin-film solar boat Twente ends third in Monaco

Fantastic third place for debutant racing team Solar Boat Twente, who entered the Solar & Electric Boat Challenge of the Yacht Club de Monaco with a thin-film solar boat, ended at a successful third place in the general ranking for open class boats. After months...
Solar Square Design Challenge kicks off

Solar Square Design Challenge kicks off

| Solar Square, what if your city generates its own energy? Imagine the square where you meet your friends, skate, talk and enjoy the sun, can actually power its own lighting or fountain or even your mobile phone?   At the High Tech meets Design, last May at...
Solliance joins discussion on solar roadmap

Solliance joins discussion on solar roadmap

At the TKI Urban Energy days last week, Solliance presented its vision on different thin film photovoltaics subjects. Subjects discussed were: Infrastructure for thin film PV development Hybrid tandem solar technologies, CIGS technologies and Perovskite based...
Large CIGS rooftop installation at Plantion, Ede

Large CIGS rooftop installation at Plantion, Ede

On the longest day of the year, Wednesday 21th of June, a 2.4 Megawatt peak thin film rooftop solar installation was taken into service at Plantion, Ede, The Netherlands. The 18.500 installed CIGS-modules are manufactured by Solibro, in Germany. The installation...
NWO funds development of hybrid tandem solar cells

NWO funds development of hybrid tandem solar cells

NWO has made a €2 million grant available for a strategic programme in the field of solar cell technology, the Joint Solar Programme III (JSP3). The aim of the programme is to develop fundamental knowledge of hybrid tandem solar cells with a conversion efficiency of...
Solliance informs European Parliament on Solaroad and BIPV

Solliance informs European Parliament on Solaroad and BIPV

On June 7th Gosse Vuijk of TNO/Solliance participated in an event on smart buildings and renewables, hosted by Sean Kelly member of the European Parliament (EPP – Ireland) in Brussels. Policy makers, particularly those from the European Parliament, and representatives...
Business Developer Solliance/SEAC

Business Developer Solliance/SEAC

De functie U ontwikkelt commercialiseringtrajecten, u acquireert onderzoeks- en adviesopdrachten en u creëert nieuwe samenwerkingsverbanden. Daarbij werkt u intensief samen met experts uit de R&D instituten die samenwerken in Solliance en in SEAC. U geeft daarbij...
Succesfull first race of Solar Boat Twente

Succesfull first race of Solar Boat Twente

Last weekend the Solat Boat Twente team took the newly build Conrad thin film solar boat to race for the first time. Take a look at the impression of that day. photos by Joost Versteegen Solar Boat Twente Thin film solar boat Solar Boat Twente Thin film solar boat...