Mar, 03rd 2018
This conference, organized in Berlin by Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin (HZB), together with SETA Network, London and in collaboration with the BIPV group of the BIPV group of the European Technology & Innovation Platform Photovoltaics (ETIP-PV), and supported by national industries and stakeholder & associations, is the German event of a series of European conferences and workshops in the field of energy efficiency in buildings and cities with a focus on innovation in solar building skins/ building integrated Photovoltaics (BIPV), as well as related to areas such as smart grid, storage of renewable energies in buildings/cities, e-mobility and Internet of Things (IoT), etc.
Feb, 23rd 2018
It was completed and published in Feb. 2018 the report Mission-Oriented Research & Innovation in the European Union: a problem-solving approach to fuel innovation-led growth by prof. Mariana MAZZUCATO.This document draft strategic recommendations on mission-oriented research and innovation in the EU, to guide the future European Union Framework Programme for Research and Innovation
Feb, 09th 2018
Durasol, the Multisite Platform for testing the durability of Solar Materials and Systems organizes on Friday, 16th of March 2018 an event to inform potential platform users on the equipment and expertise available. This event also includes a matchmaking session allowing each participant to individually discuss his project with the most appropriate expert from the Durasol platform.
Jan, 16th 2018
Thanks to the day-by-day offers of all involved lecturers, CHEETAH webinar has been constantly enriched during the duration of the project by a series of very interesting lectures and short on-line courses. The whole set of lectures is now offered as complete "virtual" courses in PV organized by topics in dedicated specific web pages under the tab named CHEETAH PVirtual Academy.
Jan, 12th 2018
In order to open new possibilities in the Photovoltaics community, and after its successful testing at the end of December 2017, CHEETAH project and its KEP-Knowledge Exchange Platform have recently launched a “Careers” page tool.
Dec, 12th 2017
30 November 2017 - in Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie (HZB), premises in Berlin, Germany it was held the CHEETAH final event as unique working opportunity to get to know leading experts from research and also industry by summarizing the 4 years’ research results of the project, and how to implement and continue the innovations in the years to come.
Dec, 01st 2017
On 13 October, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin hosted its first Industry Day on the topic of Perovskite Solar Cells. Following a recap of the current state of research and development and the future potential of perovskite solar cells, participants from industry have given a brief presentation to show their company’s interest in the field. Intensive discussions during the Industry Day was the starting point for future cooperation.
Oct, 04th 2017
The experts of the PV solar branch meet every year at EU PVSEC to discuss new concepts, trends and developments in science and industry. The EU PVSEC provides the most inspiring platform for dialogue and information exchange across the World, Jan Kroon, ECN - coordinator of CHEETAH project presented the highlights of the CHEETAH project on 29/09/2017 during the EUPVSEC conference in Amsterdam (25-29 September 2017).
Oct, 01st 2017
CHEETAH Knowledge Exchange Platform has been presented @ EUPVSEC 2017 duing the session TOPIC 7: PV Economics, Markets and Policies / 7.2 PV Global Issues, Policies and Strategies
Jun, 01st 2017
BFIRST “Building-integrated fibre reinforced solar technology” - project is an European Commission funded project started in May 2012 hving the aim to contribute to bridging the gap between technological development and market demands, bby the design, development and demonstration of a portfolio of innovative PV products for building integration, based on c-Si cell encapsulation within fibre-reinforced composite materials. The project ended April 2017. This workshop reports the results of developed monolithic and lightweight structures.