Tag: problem

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Solving solar panels’ dirty problem

February 14, 2023

Via: Tech Xplore

From water-repellent to water-loving with ultraviolet (UV) light, surfaces are being developed that protect panels and glass facades from expensive and time-consuming cleanings. Solar panels get dirty. Dust, sand and other matter accumulate on their surface, preventing the sun’s light […]

Mainstream technologies, Renewable Energy

Queensland solar operators surprised by curtailment warning, expecting speedy resolution

July 31, 2020

Via: PV Resources

The operator of a 50MW solar facility in North Queensland at risk of curtailment expects the problem to be resolved in the next few weeks. Genex Power’s Kidston project was one of nine facilities warned last week by the Australian […]