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

Runergy, Shenzhen SC sign multi-GW PERC, heterojunction calculated agreement
Solar cell maker Runergy has actually signed a critical participation contract with tools carrier Shenzhen SC in a quote to include 30GW of mono PERC as well as 5GW heterojunction cell ability to its lines.
Nov 26, 2020 // Manufacturing News, c-si manufacturing, Asia, heterojunction, mono perc, runergy, shenzhen sc, equipment, cell production
Stanford scientists develop ultrafast method to produce perovskite solar modules
High-speed production might progress the commercialization of perovskite modules, a green option to standard solar panels constructed from silicon.
Nov 26, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, solar cells, perovskite, efficiency, Stanford, Nick Rolston, Reinhold Dauskardt, William Scheideler
LONGi Supplies 273 MW of its Solar Modules for Southeast Asia's Largest Solar Plant
LONGi, the globe leading solar innovation headquartered in Xi'an, China, mores than happy to introduce that it has efficiently supplied its Hi-MO 4 Series modules for Southeast Asia's biggest solar plant, Phase I of the Xuan Thien Ea Sup Project in Dak Lak, Vietnam. Appointed by Xuan Thien Group on November 15, 2020, the 600 MWac/ 831 MWp utility-scale solar plant is estimated to have a power outcome of 1.5 billion kWh annually.
Nov 26, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, China, Asia, longi solar, solar modules, solar plant, Dennis She, Dak Lak
LONGi problems 'clarification' on Q CELLS license disagreement
Solar Module Super League (SMSL) participant LONGi has issued an explanation pertaining to current patent invalidation procedures between it and Hanwha Q CELLS, insisting no legal judgements have been passed.
Nov 24, 2020 // Manufacturing News, China, Asia, LONGi, Hanwha Q Cells, patent dispute, cnpia
Exide Boost Risk in Li-ion Battery JV With Leclanche to 80.15%.
Battery manufacturer Exide Industries has actually increased its stake in its JV with Swiss firm Leclanche to 80.15 percent with an additional financial investment of Rs 33.17 crore.
Nov 24, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Storage, India, Asia, Leclanché, EVs, Exide, Exide Stake in Leclanche JV, Li-ion Battery
Yingli restructure strategy formally authorized by Chinese court
Solar supplier Yingli Energy has actually achieved what it called a "important milestone" after its restructuring plan was officially approved by a Chinese court.
Nov 23, 2020 // Manufacturing News, solar cell, yingli, module
Trina Solar seals 1.2 billion wafer supply deal with Zhonghuan Semiconductor
Trina Solar has actually strengthened its solar wafer supply line with the finalizing of a 1.2 billion wafer handle Zhonguan Semiconductor, valued at RMB6.5 billion (US$ 990 million).
Nov 23, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Zhonghuan Semiconductor, Trina, solar wafer, Haoping Shen
Canadian Solar including significant manufacturing ability in 2021 in effort to equal opponents
'Solar Module Super League' (SMSL) participant Canadian Solar has actually stopped tweaking production ability expansion strategies and guided major plans for 2021 that include ingot, wafer, solar cell as well as module setting up.
Nov 20, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Canadian Solar, China, pv modules, c-si manufacturing, Asia, solar cell, monocrystalline wafer
Trina Solar formally rebrands its tracker business to increase market existence
'Solar Module Super League' (SMSL) participant Trina Solar has actually officially rebranded its solitary axis tracker organization as well as latest product suite to simplify and enhance the Trina international brand, after obtaining the remaining 49% risk in Spanish monitoring service carrier, Nclave previously this year.
Nov 20, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, pv power plants, pv modules, Europe, Trina Solar, Vertex Modules, single axis trackers, trinatracker, Gao Jifan, Americas, Asia & Oceania
STI Norland to establish brand-new subsidiary in Australia
Spanish STi Norland S.L., supplier of PV trackers as well as fixed-tilt structures, has opened up a long-term workplace in Melbourne, Victoria, with the purpose of developing and also establishing its visibility in the Australian as well as Asia-Pacific solar tracker markets.
Nov 19, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Spain, Australia, Europe, Oceania, pv trackers, STi Norland S.L.
Trina Solar signs major wafer and glass supply offers as Vertex production ramps
Trina Solar has authorized major wafer as well as solar-grade glass supply deals as it remains to ramp manufacturing of its brand-new Vertex collection of panels.
Nov 18, 2020 // Manufacturing News, China, Asia, Trina Solar, wafer, module manufacturing, vertex, glass, raw materials, Chen Ye, almaden, shangji cnc
JA Solar In Trouble, As Creator Jin Baofang Apprehended By Chinese Authorities
JA Solar, the well known 'wafer to module' chinese maker, with a strong global visibility and record with over 50 GW of projects, has introduced that its Chairman as well as Founder, Jin Baofang, has been restrained by Chinese authorities for as yet unspecified charges.
Nov 17, 2020 // Manufacturing News, China, JA Solar, Asia, Jin Baofang, chairman arrested
Trick Solar Manufacturers Back 182mm Module Size for 2021
3 of the most significant module manufacturers around the world, Jinko, JA and Longi are wagering that with their mixed 54GW in capability, the 182 mm module will certainly face little headwinds to market acceptance in 2021.
Nov 17, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Sungrow, Jinko Solar, China, JA Solar, Asia, Huawei, LONGi, gan binbin, li shaotang, TUV Rhein, Yu hanbo, zhang yanhu, zou chicheng
The victors and losers in U.S. solar production in 2020
As we liquidate 2020, the solar sector prepares to enter its last scheduled year with tariffs on imported solar panels. The Trump administration repetitively stated the tariffs were enforced to re-energize U.S. solar manufacturing. As well as while we did get some significant capacity enhancements in 2019, market revitalization has actually petered out considering that.
Nov 16, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, Miasolé, North America, Toledo Solar, Aaron Bates, violet power, Global Solar, Charlie Gay
GoodWe Includes In its Energy Portfolio With Launch of HT Series 1500V PV String Inverter
On Friday 6 November the Indian solar market experienced GoodWe's across the country launch of the much anticipated HT Series. The Suzhou-based international is widely recognized as a worldwide leader in Commercial & Industrial projects however has just recently been adding to its Utility portfolio with larger and much more powerful remedies. The occasion, held at the Pullman resort in New Delhi, was gone to by popular figures of the Indian solar industry and provided an understanding into what other projects GoodWe could establish its sight on.
Nov 12, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Inverters, GoodWe, pv string inverter, Gaurav Wadhwa, Power PV Modules, Syed Naqvi, YBK Reddy