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. See also: Best Solar Panels in 2020 | Top Solar Panel Manufacturers

LONGi modules to power TBEA base in 360MW supply deal
LONGi is to give 360MW of solar modules for usage at supplier TBEA's manufacturing base in a bargain that will additionally see the very first release of the module producer's Hi-MO 5 product.
Sep 25, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, LONGi, TBEA, hi-mo 5, large-area wafer
ZNShine Solar takes 'tactical step' in India by means of 214MW module order
China-based PV module producer ZNShine Solar has safeguarded a bargain to supply 214MW of double-glass modules to Indian designer Ayana Renewable Power.
Sep 25, 2020 // Manufacturing News, UTILITY-SCALE SOLAR, India, Asia, double-glass modules, Znshine, Shivanand Nimbargi, ayana renewable power
Trina Solar confirms 15GW module assembly center for 'Vertex' series ramp
Trina Solar is constructing a brand-new 15GW progressed module setting up plant to sustain its large-area PV module production aspirations.
Sep 25, 2020 // Manufacturing News, China, pv modules, c-si manufacturing, Asia, Trina Solar, monocrystalline wafer, PERC, vertex pv module
Sharp introduces 440 W half-cut PV module with 19.9% effectiveness
The Japanese supplier said the brand-new photovoltaic panel features 144 half-cells based upon M6 wafers as well as a nine-busbar design, with a power resistance of as much as 5%.
Sep 24, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Japan, Sharp, Asia, PV module, efficiency, Jens Meyer
Jinko blog posts $47m, second-quarter profit
The Chinese solar manufacturer delivered 4.46 GW of modules for turnover of $1.2 billion from April to June and expects to relocate 20 GW of panels this year.
Sep 23, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance, China, Asia, Jinko
Half-cut, bifacial, 22.5%- reliable PERC modules from Vietnam
Chinese solar manufacturer Dehui is planning mass production of 12-busbar bifacial panels based on 182mm wafers from following year. Dehui's current, 166mm-wafer modules supply conversion efficiencies of 21.6-22.5%.
Sep 23, 2020 // Manufacturing News, China, Asia, bifacial panel, Vietnam, PERC module
Australian-made cutter rail for solar modules
Solar market individuals have actually created a brand-new Australian-manufactured rail for PV modules that has actually been crafted to ensure security and also durability, while accommodating the needs of installers that work with residential and business roof projects.
Sep 23, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance, Australia, Oceania, Clenergy, Solar Cutters
Chinese manufacturers slam South Korean solar module carbon emissions results
Chinese solar producers have actually knocked South Korea's decision to affix fixed carbon exhausts ratings to modules originating from China under the regulatory authority's brand-new carbon footprint demands.
Sep 22, 2020 // Manufacturing News, South Korea, Asia, solar module, carbon emissions
JinkoSolar mulls providing on Shanghai's STAR market to fuel new growth
Leading 'Solar Module Super League' (SMSL) manufacturer JinkoSolar has actually exposed it is thinking about providing its primary operating subsidiary on Shanghai's STAR Market.
Sep 22, 2020 // Manufacturing News, IPO, JinkoSolar, investment, finance, shanghai stock exchange, nyse, star, Kangpin Chen
Hemlock Semiconductor comes to be up and down integrated polysilicon maker
The U.S. polysilicon supplier has gotten DuPont's trichlorosilane service, in a relocation that will certainly assist it reduce manufacturing expenses as well as control supply.
Sep 21, 2020 // Manufacturing News, USA, North America, Hemlock Semiconductor, Mark Bassett
Probabilistic model shows PV module warranty reliability
U.S.-Spanish researchers have actually proposed a brand-new way to examine the dependability of PV modules as well as their service warranties. It is impossible to satisfy a 25-year guarantee if the limit of returned modules exceeds 5% and the yearly destruction rate is over 0.73%.
Sep 21, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, USA, Spain, Europe, PV module, North America, Manuel Vazquez Lopez
Nextracker inks 1 GW supply bargain and claims approximately 12% bifacial yield gain
The 1 GW 5th stage of the Mohammed container Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai will certainly feature NX Horizon trackers with the bargain revealed after the supplier published new bifacial return gain cases.
Sep 18, 2020 // Manufacturing News, California, USA, Asia, United Arab Emirates, North America, Nextracker, Dan Shugar
Trina Solar's Vertex collection bags TUV Rheinland qualifications
Trina Solar's brand-new Vertex collection of high power modules have actually passed TUV Rheinland's extensive reliability tests in what the producer called "an additional significant breakthrough" for its most recent item enhancements.
Sep 18, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Trina Solar, certification, tuv rheinland, vertex, Chris Zou
New molecular precursor for kesterite solar cells
Researchers in India have actually established a brand-new molecular precursor for applications in kesterite solar cells. They made use of the precursor to construct a superstrate kind solar cell with an effectiveness that is allegedly among the highest possible ever before recorded. They depend on a low-temperature process to make the tool.
Sep 18, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, India, solar cells, Asia, SRMIST
Solaria brings its license claims against Canadian Solar to ITC, adding a 3rd license
Californian solar module supplier Solaria Corporation has asked the U.S. International Trade Commission to release an exemption order to prevent the sale in the United States of Canadian Solar shingled solar modules it declares infringe its patents.
Sep 18, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, California, USA, Canada, Canadian Solar, China, Asia, solaria, North America, United States