Solar Manufacturing News

Keep aware of the latest events in the world of solar manufacturing. Find top news on major suppliers of solar panels and modules, photovoltaic inverters, storage batteries, and other PV equipment, products and components. We will provide you with insights into solar pricing, recent projects, new manufacturing R&D and technologies.

Jinko bifacial panel order to expand 160 MW Chilean project
The Chinese maker will supply 126 MW of modules to a project in Antofagasta which was initially installed utilizing its products in 2016.
Jul 7, 2020 // Manufacturing, Chile, South america, JinkoSolar, Alberto Cuter
Chinese-made HJT striking Australian rooftops
Risen Australia as well as distributor One Stop Warehouse signed an expanded 150 MW distribution offer recently, noting the Chinese maker's most recent effort to broaden in the rooftop sector. With Risen's brand-new heterojunction component, the 415-435 W Sieger, now relocating right into automation, One Stop Warehouse's Leo Ye welcomed the "brand-new, fresh" technology.
Jul 7, 2020 // Manufacturing, Residential, Markets & Finance, Rooftop PV, Australia, Eric Lee, Oceania, Risen, One Stop Warehouse, Leo Ye, Andy Cheng
Jetion Solar completes 2 GW website
The Chinese state-owned manufacturer has begun operations at its 1 GW mono PERC cell line after setting up a 1 GW module fab last year.
Jul 6, 2020 // Manufacturing, China, solar cells, Asia, PERC, Jetion Solar, Zhao Honglei
JinkoSolar to Supply PV Modules Worth 126 MW for Chile Project
JinkoSolar will supply 126 MW of solar modules for the development of an existing 160 MW solar PV park in Chile.
Jul 6, 2020 // Manufacturing, Chile, South america, JinkoSolar, solar modules, International, JinkoSolar Modules Chile, lberto Cuter
REC Group minimizes German court judgment in favour of Hanwha Q CELLS
High-efficiency PV module manufacturer REC Group has actually downplayed any kind of possible influence its service may have in Europe after the Düsseldorf Regional Court in Germany chose to affirm Hanwha Q CELLS' patent violation situation on solar cell passivation techniques that can be utilized in PERC (Passivated Emitter Rear Cell) technology.
Jul 6, 2020 // Manufacturing, Markets & Finance, Germany, Europe, c-si manufacturing, solar cell, REC Group, PERC, Hanwha Q Cells, heterojunction solar cell, patent, n-type mono perc
Jolywood provides panels for 500 MW Ibri 2 site in Oman
The Chinese solar maker has completed the very first 10 MWp shipment of 24,700 of its 405 W bifacial photovoltaic panels for the 500 MW Ibri 2 PV range in Oman.
Jul 3, 2020 // Manufacturing, Solar Panels, bifacial, PV panels, Asia, middle east, Oman, Jolywood, Rajit Nanda
Trina signs 970 MW, 35-plant, multi-nation project contract
The solar supplier has landed its greatest engineering, purchase and construction services offer and will certainly work on solar centers in Europe as well as Latin America which will certainly come online before 2023.
Jul 2, 2020 // Manufacturing, Markets & Finance, Spain, Chile, South america, Europe, Mexico, North America, Trina, Colombia
Canadian Solar signs up with the 500 W-plus panel club
The Chinese-Canadian firm has actually unveiled a series of high-power modules which are readied to go into automation by very early following year. The collection consists of a commercial and commercial rooftop-dedicated item using a reported 405 W.
Jul 2, 2020 // Manufacturing, Canada, Canadian Solar, China, Asia, North America
JinkoSolar Wins 6th All Quality Award From TÜV Rheinland
JinkoSolar has actually won its 6th All Quality Matters Award for PV Module Energy Yield Simulation at the Solar Congress 2020 organised by TÜV Rheinland.
Jul 1, 2020 // Manufacturing, JinkoSolar, modules, International, Jin Hao, milestone, tuv rheinland, award, JinkoSolar Award TÜV
JinkoSolar inks 100MW Australia supply deal for Cheetah Plus modules
Chinese module maker JinkoSolar has actually verified a 100MW order with Australia-based distributor Blue Sun Group for its Cheetah Plus modules.
Jun 30, 2020 // Manufacturing, Australia, JinkoSolar, Oceania, blue sun group, cheetah plus, Anita Li
Trina Solar begins module distribution for Germany's 'biggest' solar ranch
Module provider Trina Solar is to supply 187.5 MW of its double-glass Duomax modules to energy EnBW for the Weesow-Willmersdorf solar farm near Germany's funding, Berlin.
Jun 30, 2020 // Manufacturing, Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, Germany, bifacial, Europe, Trina Solar, enbw, Thorsten Jörß, duomax, double-glass
Jolywood's testing lab awarded CTF standing by TÜV Nord as it presses n-type PV module advancement
China-based PV backsheet as well as high-efficiency PV supplier Jolywood (Suzhou) Sunwatt Co has actually been awarded Customer Testing Facility (CTF) condition by TÜV Nord Group.
Jun 30, 2020 // Manufacturing, China, pv modules, c-si manufacturing, Asia, solar cell, r&d, jolywood suzhou sunwatt co, tuv nord, Liu Zhifeng, Xu Tingting
Hearing about solar cell securing obligation on Friday
The Directorate-General of Trade Remedies has called a conference of concerned parties as it thinks about whether to expand the obligation on solar cells.
Jun 30, 2020 // Manufacturing, Markets & Finance, Malaysia, India, China, solar cells, Asia, DGTR
Longi launches 540-Watt Hi-MO5 module
The Chinese maker has actually debuted two models in the new bifacial, double-glass series to sign up with the scramble for a slice of the 500 W-plus market and also to stake its case to have the 182mm, M10 wafer taken on as the industry standard.
Jun 30, 2020 // Manufacturing, China, Asia, PV module, LONGi, Hi-MO5
Enphase as well as Q CELLS Announce AC Module Partnership
Enphase Energy as well as Q CELLS have revealed a calculated collaboration to establish AC Modules (ACMs) based upon seventh-generation Enphase INTELLIGENCE microinverters Enphase Energy, a global power modern technology company and also a leading vendor of solar microinverters, as well as Q CELLS, a popular complete energy options service provider in solar cell and module, energy storage, downstream task organisation and power retail, have actually announced a calculated collaboration to establish Enphase Energized Q CELLS Air Conditioner Modules (ACMs) based upon seventh-generation Enphase IQ microinverters. The initial Enphase as well as Q CELLS-developed ACMs will certainly be available from significant distributors in the US beginning July 15, 2020.
Jun 26, 2020 // Manufacturing, Markets & Finance, Q CELLS, Hee Cheul (Charles) Kim, Enphase, Badri Kothandaraman, International, Enphase Q Cells Module, module