Solar Manufacturing News

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BIPV facade for new exhibition space in Switzerland
Switzerland-based Novartis has actually deployed a 36 kW building-integrated PV facade on its new exhibition center in Basel. The system features 10,680 organic PV modules from France's Asca.
May 16, 2022 // BIPV, Technology, Manufacturing News, Residential, Europe, Switzerland, Novartis
Saule Technologies indicators perovskite partnership with Google Cloud
Perovskite-based PV supplier Saule Technologies is partnering with Google Cloud as well as renewables firm Columbus Energy to progress its technology.
May 16, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Poland, Europe, perovskite, Google, perovskites, Columbus Energy, Saule Technologies, internet of things
Risen rolls out HJT production line in China
Chinese solar supplier Risen Energy has started production at its 120μm heterojunction (HJT) solar cell production line in Changzhou City, China.
May 16, 2022 // Manufacturing News, China, Asia, heterojunction, Risen Energy, Risen, module manufacturing, HJT, module production, n-type, g12
Hanwha to invest US$ 320 million in new solar cell, module manufacturing capacity growths
Hanwha Solutions has unveiled plans to spend US$ 320 million in cell and module production capacity developments in the United States and also Korea.
May 12, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, Asia, Korea, North America, supply chain, solar manufacturing, Qcells, hanwha solutions
Heliene seeing soaring demand for modules as AD/CVD case continues, eyeing capacity expansions therefore
Canadian PV module producer Heliene has actually seen extraordinary demand for its modules complying with the United States Department of Commerce's (DOC) decision to explore alleged anti-dumping and also circumvention (AD/CVD) by solar producers in Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia and also Cambodia, which continues to spread chaos throughout the US solar market.
May 12, 2022 // Manufacturing News, USA, Canada, pv power plants, North America, module manufacturing, module supply deals, heliene, AD/CVD
European solar manufacturing startup Carbon enlists ISC Konstanz as technology partner
European solar manufacturing start-up Carbon has partnered with the International Solar Energy Research Center (ISC) Konstanz as it pursues a multi-gigawatt cell manufacturing facility in Europe.
May 11, 2022 // Manufacturing News, carbon, topcon, isc konstanz, european solar manufacturing, france solar
Mondragon Assembly, Solarge companion on new lightweight module production line
Solar PV tools provider Mondragon Assembly is to supply an automatic manufacturing line to Dutch vendor Solarge.
May 11, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Europe, Netherlands, dutch solar, Mondragon Assembly, solar manufacturing, lightweight solar panel, solarge
Chinese UPS as well as Inverter Major KSTAR Opens Vietnam Plant
As costs in China increase, and also confronted with tariff walls in several markets, numerous Chinese makers have sought manufacturing locations in South East Asia, notably Vietnam. The trend is not expected to mellow out anytime quickly, although nations and major markets like India will certainly expect to see more rate of interest as well for production.
May 10, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Kstar, expansion, green manufacturing, Solar growth, solar inverter market, UPS Market
Borosil Renewables Plans To End Up Being Largest Non Chinese Solar Glass Maker
Solar panel glass maker Borosil Renewables has announced that it will invest Rs 1,500 crore over the following 2 years to broaden its capacity by nearly 2.5 times and supply glass for 15 GW of solar modules by FY25.
May 10, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, solar glass, anti-dumping duty, Borosil Renewables, Pradeep Kheruka, Interfloat Group
LONGi plots solar wafer, cell and also module capacity leap as Q1 revenue jumps 17%.
Leading solar manufacturer LONGi has actually disclosed it expects to finish 2022 with solar wafer, cell and also module production capacity of 150GW, 60GW and also 85GW respectively.
May 9, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, Asia, LONGi, solar manufacturing, manufacturing capacity, solar wafers, solar shipments
FFI, Teslin invest in flexible PV modules manufacturer HyET Solar
Dutch investment fund Teslin Participaties has joined Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) in supplying development capital to HyET Solar, a Dutch programmer of flexible and lightweight solar photovoltaic or pv (PV) innovation.
May 5, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, FFI, Julie Shuttleworth, Teslin, flexible PV module, HyET Solar
Sharp launches 540 W bifacial solar module
Sharp's new IEC 61215 and also IEC 61730-certified-certified panel attributes 144 half-cells based on M10 wafers and a 10-busbar style. Its operating temperature level coefficient is -0.349% per degree Celsius and its power tolerance rises to 5%.
May 4, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Japan, Sharp, Asia, solar module, bifacial solar module
New round of solar polysilicon, wafer and cell price increases as supply disturbance continues
Solar polysilicon, wafer and also cell prices have all risen once again in the past week as demand continued to overtake supply, with COVID-19 lockdowns in China remaining to interfere with the value chain.
May 4, 2022 // Manufacturing News, manufacturing, China, polysilicon, Asia, supply chain, solar wafer, module pricing, china covid
Daqo obtains authorization for US$ 1.66 bn fundraise to expand polysilicon output
Polysilicon producer Daqo New Energy has actually received authorization from the Shanghai Stock Exchange for an exclusive offering on China's A-share market to sustain its capability expansion.
May 4, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, Asia, Daqo New Energy, Daqo, inner mongolia, shanghai stock exchange, xinjiang daqo, polysilicon production, capacity expansion
SolarEdge posts record quarterly revenue as European shipments soar
Inverter manufacturer SolarEdge gained from high need for its products in Europe to raise revenues to a quarterly record while browsing a scarcity of digital components.
May 3, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Inverters, financial results, SolarEdge, covid-19, shipping, electricity prices