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Germany's 'Sun King' seeks to rebuild empire from the U.S

FRANKFURT/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – German solar energy pioneer Frank Asbeck is betting that the United States can rehabilitate him and his company SolarWorld , which he rescued from the jaws of insolvency two years ago, making himself an industry outcast in the process. For years, demand for solar panels and cells thrived in Germany thanks to lavish incentives, until sharp cuts in subsidies and … Continue reading

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Self-Running Free Energy Device — Akula 20 Watts High Voltage Model

Akula (Roman) built this model when he was in Germany, near Stuttgart. It is a self-running free energy device only needing a good ground connection. It is some kind of Tesla coil circuit with the right feedback circuit to get it self-running and puts out about 20 Watts of free electrical power continuously. Continue reading

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Record solar cell efficiency achieved by French-German team

Collaborators from Soitec and CEA-Leti , France, together with the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE, Germany have developed a multi-junction solar cell that has now set a world record for achieving 46 per cent efficiency. Continue reading

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