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  The new transparent solar cells
The new transparent solar cells

Researchers create highly transparent solar cells for windows

Researchers of University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) have developed a new transparent solar cell that is an advance toward giving windows in homes and other buildings the ability to generate electricity while still allowing people to see outside.


An aerial view of the main plant in Oberschleißheim

Schreiner Group puts new production site into operation

Schreiner Group has enlarged main plant in Oberschleißheim, Germany, with an additional production site that will be mainly used for the manufacture of solutions for product and document protection.


Transparent solar films will enable building glass to become energy harvesters that smoothly integrate into a building’s design

Transparent solar films will enable tinted windows to generate electricity

Heliatek GmbH, a technology leader in the field of organic photovoltaics, has announced that its transparent solar films could be used to be integrated between the glass sheets of double glazed windows. These windows would look like tinted glass as the vapour deposition technology for the solar films allows for a homogeneous coating of the solar layer without distracting patterns or irregularities.


Event diary


LOPEC 2020

Location: Munich Trade Fair Centre, Germany
Organisers: Messe München, OE-A