Many solar cells contain heavy metals. That could be a problem if there’s a fire. But actually, there are alternatives. In the discussions about pollutants in solar modules, the focus is primarily on lead and cadmium. Lead is contained in solder. Cadmium is processed as cadmium telluride in specific thin-film solar cells. Both heavy metals […]

As more people embrace environmental sustainability, the installation of solar panels in homes has been on the increase. Solar panels are good for the environment and great for cutting down power costs. Some modern houses have solar panels already installed. If you are not fortunate enough to have such a home, you might need to […]

The Indian Budget 2022 is supportive of green energy investments in India. The country has already announced to achieve net-zero carbon emission by 2070, at the global climate meeting in Glasgow last year. India is now targeting to reach the non-fossil fuel-based capacity of 500 GW from the earlier expected level of 450 GW by 2030. The country expects to […]

Despite, India facing challenges on the cost and supply chain front, IEA has forecasted that the country will entail a significant capacity growth in the current year. According to IEA, India’s new renewable energy capacity is expected to rise to 290 GW in 2021. This will be an all-time high for new installations for the country. India […]

Green energy has come a long way since its early days of high costs and low-efficiency, making even high-efficiency PV arrays affordable for residential use today. However, one of the biggest achievements in the last decade has been in our ability to harness wind energy with greater efficiency. What was once considered to be an […]

Renewable energy is an extremely fast-growing sector on the planet, with more sustainable power initiatives being funded than ever before. As the requirement for pure, green power grows, and sustainable techniques improve, so many more initiatives of increasing scale and complexity are being built, creating an increasing demand for competent green resource engineers. With that […]