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

EC gives 'much-awaited signal to re-ignite' European solar production
Europe's solar industry has actually admired the incorporation of a dedication to "re-ignite" Europe's solar production sector within the European Commission's revitalized industrial method.
May 6, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Policy, Europe, covid-19, carbon footprints
LONGi Group's sales energy of solar modules and mono-wafers continues in Q1
Leading monocrystalline wafer producer and 'Solar Module Super League' (SMSL) participant LONGi Environment-friendly Energy and subsidiary, LONGi Solar, have actually proceeded an unmatched sales run, scratching up very first quarter 2021 profits of RMB15.85 billion (US$ 2.44 billion), its second highest quarterly numbers.
May 5, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, longi solar
Dr. Milind Kulkarni Appointed CTO of Vikram Solar
Vikram Solar, one of India's leading module suppliers and extensive EPC options & roof solar suppliers, has actually revealed the visit of Dr. Milind Kulkarni as Principal Technical police officer (CTO) of Vikram Solar Limited.
Apr 30, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, India, Asia, Vikram Solar, Gyanesh Chaudhary, Milind Kulkarni
India to support integrated PV factory with PLI system
Solar manufacturers that plan on setting up incorporated, higher capacity plants in India will be given choice in the country's brand-new production-linked incentive (PLI) programme.
Apr 30, 2021 // Manufacturing News, India, Asia, high efficiency modules, module production
Jinko Solar Wins 7th All Top Quality Issues Award for its N-type Mono Modules
JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd., one of the biggest and also most innovative solar module makers on the planet, today announced that it has won the 7th All Quality Matters Award for Environment-friendly Module Performance at the Solar Congress 2021 held by TÜV Rheinland.
Apr 29, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Jinko Solar, solar module, tuv rheinland, Green Module Efficiency, Hao Jin
Enphase beats Q1 advice but semiconductor scarcities weigh heavy on forecasts
Enphase Energy beat its profits advice in Q1 2021 as the microinverter supplier left to a strong start to 2021, nevertheless a recurring semiconductor lack has weighed heavy on assistance for the rest of the year.
Apr 28, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Residential, Markets & Finance News, USA, Enphase Energy, inverter, North America, Badri Kothandaraman, microinverter, semiconductor shortage
BayWa r.e. targets quicker European deliveries with brand-new stockroom in the Netherlands
Renewable energy group BayWa r.e. has opened what it declares is its biggest PV warehouse in Europe yet in a quote to increase its circulation network in the continent.
Apr 28, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, pv modules, Europe, Netherlands, baywa r.e., distribution, Christian Greven
Longis formally introduced its "Hi-MO 4m"
The Chinese solar team Longi Green Energy Technology Co. Ltd. (Longi Solar) has currently officially introduced its brand-new "Hi-MO 4m (66C)" module.
Apr 28, 2021 // Manufacturing News, China, Asia, PV module, LONGi, Dennis She
REC launches all-black Alpha modules with lead-free building and construction
REC Group has actually released an all-black version of its Alpha module line. Production on the REC Alpha Pure Black will start in June 2021, with first deliveries expected in July.
Apr 27, 2021 // Manufacturing News, PV module, REC Group, Shankar G. Sridhara, Alpha module
Meyer Burger reveals three lines of HJT modules exceeding 400 W
Meyer Burger, the Swiss firm that, up until lately, produced heterojunction innovation (HJT) manufacturing tools for major solar module brands, is currently making its own modules for automation. The firm launched its product today that will certainly be available throughout Europe and also in the United States.
Apr 27, 2021 // Manufacturing News, USA, meyer burger, North America, solar module, moritz borgmann, HJT modules
Array Technologies Protects Contract for up to 4 GW of Trackers
Array Technologies, one of the world's largest producers of ground-mounted systems utilized in solar power projects, has revealed that it has actually been awarded a contract for approximately 4 GW of trackers from Primoris Services Corporation, a leading supplier of specialized contracting services.
Apr 27, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, trackers, Array Technologies, International, Jeff Krantz, Stephen Jones
New Surge in Downstream Need has Driven the Polysilicon Shortage to a Crisis Point - JinkoSolar
In a main declaration, the global vice head of state of Chinese solar manufacturer JinkoSolar, Dany Qian, stated that polysilicon costs are not anticipated to go down for at least 6 months.
Apr 26, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, polysilicon, JinkoSolar, Asia, Dany Qian, polysilicon prices, polysilicon shortage, Daniel Liu
NexWafe hires ex-Meyer Burger CTO to drive wafer pilot manufacturing forward
Nexwafe, the solar wafer producer spin-off from Fraunhofer ISE, has recruited ex-Meyer Burger chief technology police officer (CTO) Dr. Dirk Habermann right into the exact same role at the company.
Apr 23, 2021 // Manufacturing News, meyer burger, wafer manufacturing, TECHNOLOGY, nexwafe, pilot production, Davor Sujita
JinkoSolar Joins the United Nations Global Compact
JinkoSolar, one of the biggest and also most ingenious solar module manufacturers worldwide, has actually revealed it has actually joined the United Nations (U.N.) Global Compact, the globe's biggest corporate sustainability initiative. Under the U.N. Global Compact, signatories are encouraged to align their procedures as well as techniques with key concepts on civils rights, labor, setting, and anti-corruption.
Apr 23, 2021 // Manufacturing News, JinkoSolar, Kangping Chen, UNGC, United Nations
Gautam Solar Boosts Solar Manufacturing Capability From 120 MW to 250 MW in India
Gautam Solar has more than doubled its photovoltaic panel manufacturing ability from 120 MW to 250 MW at its facility in Haridwar.
Apr 23, 2021 // Manufacturing News, India, Asia, BCD, BCDdate, Gautam Solar, Gautam Mohanka