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

Tata Group to establish 4GW solar cell center in Tamil Nadu-- report
Tata Group is preparing to set up a 4GW solar cell manufacturing unit in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu, according to a report from the Times of India.
Nov 25, 2021 // Manufacturing News, India, Asia, tata power solar
First Solar Bags 5.4 GW Module Order from bp & Lightsource bp
Order consists of up to 4.3 GW for Lightsource bp projects as well as approximately 1.1 GW for bp projects Firms to benefit from First Solar's innovation roadmap with scheduled deliveries from 2023 to 2025
Nov 24, 2021 // Manufacturing News, First Solar, Lightsource BP, Kevin Smith, bp, Felipe Arbelaez
LONGi indicators US$ 1.1 bn solar wafer supply handle DAS Solar
Solar manufacturing leader LONGi Solar has authorized a two-year wafer supply deal with Chinese PV producer DAS Solar which could be worth up to US$ 1.1 billion.
Nov 24, 2021 // Manufacturing News, China, polysilicon, Asia, LONGi, supply chain, solar wafers, das solar, m10
'Mystery' behind perovskite resilience disclosed, paves means for higher effectiveness of solar PV modules
Researchers from the University of Cambridge have actually unlocked the mystery behind perovskite's apparent tolerance of defects, with possibly substantial effects for the future efficiency of solar PV modules.
Nov 23, 2021 // Manufacturing News, UK, pv modules, Europe, perovskite, efficiency, Cambridge University, Miguel Anaya
Biden's Build Back Better strategy passes House as Senate fight looms
The United States House of Representatives has actually passed Joe Biden's Build Back Better act, which now transfers to the Us senate, where negotiations will proceed over the legislation that consists of clean power and also environment investments amounting to US$ 555 billion.
Nov 22, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Storage, Policy, USA, SEIA, ITC, North America, Joe Biden, investment tax credit, ACORE, SEMA
SolarPower Europe pushes 45% target, claims would include an extra 210GW of solar by 2030
SolarPower Europe has actually gotten in touch with the EU to increase its renewable energy target to 45% by 2030, which it claimed would result in an extra 210GW of solar capacity mounted as well as placed the continent on a solid trajectory to get to climate neutrality by 2050.
Nov 22, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, Europe, SolarPower Europe, targets, cop26, fit for 55, tar
Canadian Solar Concall Highlights Global Concerns for Huge Solar Manufacturers
Nasdaq detailed Canadian Solar has expressed concerns of a coming overcapacity in solar supply chains.
Nov 22, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Canadian Solar, China, Asia, Shawn Qu, margins growth
JA Solar to build 5GW module center, 2GW hybrid renewables project in Liaoning
JA Solar has exposed plans to develop a 5GW module setting up plant in Chaoyang City, Liaoning Province.
Nov 22, 2021 // Manufacturing News, China, JA Solar, Asia, hybrid renewables, liaoning province
Canadian Solar halts solar cell developments, increases module assembly strategies in action to impending overcapacity
Canadian Solar has actually warned of solar cell overcapacity next year, pounding the breaks by itself cell manufacturing expansion strategies while accelerating on its module assembly roadmap.
Nov 19, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, Canadian Solar, polysilicon, solar cell, North America, freight
Maxeon counts on air, rail products as shipping 'logjam' adds to Q3 shipments miss
Maxeon Solar Technologies is overhauling its logistics approach after a shipping "logjam" credited to the module manufacturer missing its Q3 deliveries advice.
Nov 19, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, polysilicon, Asia, North America, Maxeon, hemlock, freight, shipping, HSPV
Solar Inventions receives patent for solar cell production process that can conserve millions in silver costs
The U.S. Patent and also Trademark Office has granted Solar Inventions a patent on its better architecture for solar photovoltaic cells, the company revealed today, opening the door to industrial approval and also licensing by leading suppliers.
Nov 18, 2021 // Technology, Manufacturing News, USA, North America, patent, Bill Nussey, Configurable Current Cells
Fortescue Races Ahead With Electrolyser Manufacturing Plans In Australia
Fortescue Future Industries which is developing what it declares will certainly be the world's biggest plant for green hydrogen electrolysers, has actually validated approvals for the same within a month from the Queensland, Australia government.
Nov 17, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Solar to Fuel, Australia, Oceania, green hydrogen, Andrew Forrest, electrolyser, Fortescue
United States solar module prices expected to normalise complying with AD/CVD petition decision
Prices for solar modules in the US are anticipated to normalise following recently's rejection of a petition bordering declared circumvention of anti-dumping and also countervailing tasks (AD/CVD).
Nov 17, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, USA, SEIA, North America, modules, A-SMACC, AD/CVD, SOLV Energy
A-SMACC participants 'examining all choices' after AD/CVD petition rejection
United States solar suppliers behind the controversial anti-circumvention petition have said they are "reviewing all choices" and could refile petitions in the future.
Nov 16, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Policy, USA, China, Asia, North America, tariffs, Southeast Asia, A-SMACC, anti dumping, AD/CVD
India preparing more than five-fold rise in financing for PLI solar production plan
India's government is set to scale up funding for its production-linked reward (PLI) programme for solar production as it eyes exports of PV equipment.
Nov 15, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, India, Asia, RK Singh, PLI, production-linked incentive, Reliance Industries, indian renewable energy development agency, Jindal India Solar Energy, Shirdi Sai Electricals