Tag: technology

Quantum dot solar cells, the latest revolution in solar energy

This nanoparticle technology, applied innovatively to solar cells, has set a new world record in recoverting solar energy into electricityWhile solar technology will once again be a safe bet in terms of investing in and installing renewable energy in 2020, innovation in this sector will not be far behind. This technology, applied in solar cells, is based on a type of nanoparticles known as "quantum dots", and has set a new world record for converting solar energy into electricity for human use.Quantum dot solar cells work like a "flexible skin" on hard surfaces, such as those found on a standard solar panel, as reported in a press release by Europa Press. According to Lianzhou Wang, the professor at University of Queensland (Australia) who led the research, these types of quantum dots are "flexible and printable" compared to the "rigid,...

Smart City Expo Istanbul, Cities in Motion

The most important Smart City summit makes a stop in the Turkish capital, Istanbul, this June 18 conferences with 80 speakers and moderators will recieve all the visitors in the Smart City event of the year in Turkey. If you are interested in the smart cities field in the Turkish market, you must visit this summit from June 1st to June 3rd. Which ones will be the main topics? Mobility, Innovation & Technology, Energy, Smart Society, Entrepeneurship & Economic Development and Big Data & Urban Management will be the topics arround which the event will revolve.Are you interested in further information? Click here to visit the official website of the event.

Hannover Messe 2016, 25-29 April

The Hannover Messe, one of the most important events of industry, will take place from 25 to 29 April with the aim of emplacing all key technologies and core areas of the present and future industry. Topics like reserach and development, automation, IT, industrial supply, production technologies  or services for energy and mobility technologies will conduct...