New solar energy technologies

cells. The aim of the project is to create solar panels using polymers instead of silicon, thereby making them cheaper and more versatile. Eni's advanced organic photovoltaic project (AdvancedOPV) is one [...] to capture the sun's rays Eni and MIT have been working together on advanced solar-power technology ...

6 July 2017 eni.com Section: Innovation

Eni is a partner of the 2012 MIT Europe Energy Conference

the field of renewable energy - particularly solar energy - is an important part of this project. The programme focuses on six areas: nanotechnology and solar energy : an advanced approach to overcome the [...] current limits of efficiency and cost of solar technologies, using very thin layers of innovative materials assembled devices built ...

28 March 2012 eni.com Section: enipedia

More efficient solar technologies and sensors

More efficient solar technologies and sensors More efficient solar technologies and sensors The study, conducted by an interdisciplinary team of international researchers, is part of the framework agreement [...] modifications - to achieve high efficiency solar devices, by using the same process of capturing light in natural photosynthesis." Eni has therefore promoted ...

17 December 2015 eni.com Section: enipedia

Our commitment to renewables

renewables sources Concentrated solar power (CSP) A project for the development of innovative Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) solutions that can reduce investment costs and for solar thermal energy production. [...] field of solar energy, has been the excellent laboratory performance of flexible polymer cells (> 9% efficiency) and an absolute record in ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: Sustainability

Concentrated solar power

investment costs. Concentrated thermodynamic solar power Energy efficiency and low investment costs. Versatile technology for producing electricity and heat Concentrated solar power (CSP) is a technology at once [...] is investing in CSP facilities due to the versatility of the underlying technology, which can turn solar energy into both electricity and ...

15 May 2017 eni.com Section: Innovation

Solar cells: lighter and more flexible

News Solar cells: lighter and more flexible The 2016 Eni Award is given to Federico Bella for his research on photopolymers for use in third-generation solar cells. Throwing a light on polymerisation The [...] on photopolymerisation as a versatile tool for the preparation of components for third-generation solar cells . Polymers (plastics ...

20 October 2016 eni.com Section: Innovation

LSC

of joint studies by Eni and MIT: solar energy through the glass of the future. LSC: Intelligent Windows LSC technology is the result of joint studies by Eni and MIT: solar energy through the glass of the [...] longer wavelength . The radiation gravitates towards the edges, as in an optical fibre ...

6 July 2017 eni.com Section: Innovation

Renewable Energy

mind, in solar we are focusing on systems that use less polluting materials, can be produced at lower cost and are more easily integrated into buildings - such as organic solar cells and luminescent solar [...] sectors on which our research is focused are solar and biomass, because we believe they offer ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: Innovation

Eni Award 2013 Edition

Research project by Rajamani Krishna pdf 189 KB Biography of Philip G. Jessop pdf 87 KB Research project by Philip G. Jessop pdf 72 KB Biography of Frances H. Arnold pdf 129 KB Research project by Frances [...] Research project by James C. Liao pdf 74 KB Biography of Roberto Danovaro ...

2 February 2017 eni.com Section: enipedia

Research alliances and collaborations

numerous patent applications. In 2010, this relationship produced the Solar Frontiers Center, a centre of excellence for Eni research on solar technologies, one of the most important results of this alliance. [...] energy. Topics range from the study of the behaviour of reservoirs to improve extraction to luminescent solar concentrators and ...

12 May 2016 eni.com Section: Innovation