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

Sungrow to increase Indian inverter production ability to 10GW
Solar inverter supplier Sungrow will certainly expand its inverter production ability in India to 10GW this year.
Feb 26, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Inverters, Sungrow, India, Asia
Risen Energy Increases Market Show Its 210 Wafer-Based Titan Series Modules
The year is off to an excellent begin at solar panel manufacturer, Risen Energy Co., Ltd., with the first export shipment of its 210 wafer-based Titan series modules, auguring excellent growth potential customers for the company in worldwide markets.
Feb 25, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, South Korea, Asia, PV module, Risen Energy, International, photovoltaic module
European Solar Effort introduced to drive continent's PV production growth
A European Commission-backed project has been released to scale up Europe's PV production sector and also record the continent's "growing need" for solar equipment.
Feb 25, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Walburga Hemetsberger, meyer burger, SolarPower Europe, European Union, European Green Deal, Diego Pavia, eit innoenergy, sfi con london, european manufacturing
Maxeon Solar gets new CFO soon after IPO
PV module supplier Maxeon Solar Technologies is to select a new CFO, Kai Strohbecke, from March 15 2021, seven months after its offshoot from SunPower succeeding as well as NASDAQ IPO.
Feb 24, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, PV module, Maxeon Solar, Jeff Waters, Kai Strohbecke
Will Larger Solar Module Sizes Benefit Every Person?
As Panel Sizes Expand, Time For A Fact Check For C&I Buyers & Residential homeowners seeking Roof Solar.
Feb 23, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Residential, Markets & Finance News, Rooftop PV, REC Group, solar module, REC Alpha Series, Rohit Kumar
Trina Solar launches list of inverters and also trackers compatible with large-format G12 photovoltaic panels
Trina Solar, the module manufacturer leading the shift to the biggest solar wafer size (210-mm/8-in.), has actually launched a checklist of inverter and radar companies with items suitable with the large-form modules.
Feb 23, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Inverters, China, Asia, Trina Solar, wafer
US solar industry asks Biden to end 'vindictive as well as ill-conceived' bifacial tariffs
Loads of chief executives in the renewable resource sector have demanded that US President Joe Biden reverse the tariff hike Donald Trump's Administration positioned on solar panel imports last year.
Feb 23, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Tariffs, Policy, USA, SEIA, bifacial, Lightsource BP, North America, Joe Biden, solar tariffs, president biden, Heather Zichal
REC Group claims least expensive carbon impact for silicon
Tiny polysilicon producer REC Solar Norway has actually asserted a carbon footprint of 11.2 kg CO2-eq per kg silicon, which was validated by EPD Norway and released Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for solar grade silicon and for multicrystalline silicon blocks made by REC.
Feb 23, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Europe, polysilicon, REC Solar, Norway
Major solar tracker firms devote to 210mm modules with brand-new compatibility approvals
Eight of the globe's largest solar tracker service providers have currently approved items suitable with large-area PV modules featuring cell sizes of approximately 210mm.
Feb 22, 2021 // Manufacturing News, trackers, PV Hardware, Nextracker, Array Technologies, pv trackers, arctech, ideematech, large-area module
JinkoSolar signs 59GW solar glass supply deal with Flat Glass Group
Major 'Solar Module Super League' (SMSL) participant JinkoSolar has protected a three-year solar glass supply contract with Flat Glass Group, amounting to the equivalent of 59GW of PV modules.
Feb 19, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, JinkoSolar, longi solar, Kangping Chen, flat glass co
German AE Solar to open solar panel factory in Turkey in April
In partnership with Energate Corp., AE Solar set up the launch of manufacturing at its manufacturing facility in Kayseri in Turkey for April. The German company means to bring the annual output of solar modules in the center up to 1 GW by the end of the year.
Feb 18, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Germany, Europe, Asia, Turkey, AE Solar
Viridian releases brand-new, larger roofing system integrated solar modules
Cambridge-based Viridian Solar has actually included 2 new modules to its Clearline fusion series of roof covering integrated solar.
Feb 18, 2021 // Manufacturing News, UK, Europe, PV module, PERC, mono-crystalline, Cambridge, Viridian Solar, Jamie Berryman, Clearline Fusion, Roof Integrated Solar
New Premier Energies solar cell and also module plant to create large-area items
India-based PV producer Premier Energies will soon open up a new 1.5 GW integrated PV manufacturing plant at E -City, Hyderabad, which will generate monocrystalline large-area solar cells and modules.
Feb 16, 2021 // Manufacturing News, India, pv modules, solar cells, Asia, p type mono perc, Premier Energies, Chiranjeev Saluja, p-type mono wafers
LG introduces 2 66-cell solar modules getting to 425 W for residential market
LG has introduced 2 brand-new photovoltaic panels and also upgrades to its NeON module line for 2021.
Feb 12, 2021 // Manufacturing News, Residential, solar modules, LG, David Chang, NeON module
Premier Energies to establish new Rs 483 Cr Solar Production Center in Hyd
Premier Energies is setting up a new advanced solar cells and also modules making facility at the price of Rs 483 crore in Hyderabad
Feb 11, 2021 // Manufacturing News, India, solar cells, Asia, modules, Premier Energies, solar manufacturing, Chiranjeev Saluja