Solar Manufacturing News

Orsted commits to recycling solar panels
Designer has partnered with a United States specialist to procedure and recycle its end-of-life modules
Jun 7, 2023 // Manufacturing News, USA, solar panel, North America, Orsted
Scientists demonstrate laser-driven control of fundamental motions of the lead halide perovskite atomic lattice
An international group of scientists from Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society, École Polytechnique in Paris, Columbia University in New York, as well as the Free University in Berlin have actually demonstrated laser-driven control of fundamental motions of the lead halide perovskite (LHP) atomic lattice.
Jun 6, 2023 // Technology, Manufacturing News, USA, New York, perovskite, Columbia University, North America, Berlin, Paris, Fritz Haber Institute of the Max Planck Society, École Polytechnique, Free University
LONGi announces perovskite/crystalline silicon tandem solar cells with 31.8% efficiency
It was reported that on May 24, at the 16th (2023) International Solar Photovoltaic and Smart Energy (Shanghai) Event (SNEC), LONGi Green Energy Technology introduced its "STAR Innovative Ecological Cooperation Platform" and also its newly accomplished performance of 31.8% for perovskite/crystalline silicon tandem solar cells based upon industrial CZ silicon wafers.
Jun 5, 2023 // Technology, Manufacturing News, solar cell, perovskite, LONGi, efficiency
Maxeon Solar achieves record efficiency of 24.7%, various other improvements
Maxeon Solar Technologies Ltd (NASDAQ: MAXN) on Thursday revealed a world-record module aperture efficiency dimension for its Maxeon 7 panel as well as a number of efficiency improvements to IBC products.
Jun 2, 2023 // Technology, Manufacturing News, NREL, efficiency, Maxeon Solar
Indian panel maker Saatvik has plans for a 1.5-GW manufacturing facility in U.S.A.
Indian solar panel producer Saatvik informed Solar Power World it is exploring alternatives to open a 1.5-GW panel manufacturing plant in the United States. Saatvik currently supports a 1.5-GW plant in Haryana, India (that must broaden to 3 GW by September 2023), and is also developing a brand-new 2.5-GW panel and cell center in Gujarat, India.
Jun 1, 2023 // Manufacturing News, USA, India, Asia, solar panel, North America, Saatvik
NexWafe safeguards moneying to build solar wafer factory in Germany
German monocrystalline wafers manufacturer NexWafe GmbH has actually raised EUR 30 million (USD 32.2 m) to quicken the building of a commercial-scale center for green solar wafers in Bitterfeld, Germany.
May 31, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, nexwafe
Globe's Largest Solar Manufacturer Is Fueling a Price War
The world's biggest solar manufacturer slashed prices for a key component as expanding capacity in the market escalates cost competition.
May 30, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, Asia, LONGi Green Energy Technology Co
JinkoSolar Subsidiary to Construct 56 GW Manufacturing Facility in China
The integrated project will certainly make monocrystalline silicon pull rod, silicon wafer, high-efficiency solar cells and modules. Jiangxi Jinko has actually authorized an investment framework agreement with the Management Committee of Transformation Comprehensive Reform Demonstration Zone of Shanxi Province.
May 26, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Jinko Solar, China, Asia
Solar connection start-up ConnectDER banks USD 27m in fund-raiser
ConnectDER, a United States provider of meter collars for home solar connection, has actually pulled in USD 27 million (EUR 25.1 m) in fresh capital to broaden its organization in a Series C funding round led by Energy Innovation Capital (EIC).
May 25, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, North America, ConnectDER
JinkoSolar strategies financial investment of almost USD 8bn in new Chinese factories
Chinese solar module manufacturer JinkoSolar Holding Co Ltd (NYSE: JKS) made a couple of news on Wednesday in relation to its majority-owned principal operating subsidiary, including an enormous financial investment plan of CNY 56 billion (USD 7.94 bn/EUR 7.38 bn).
May 25, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, JinkoSolar, Asia
The smarter E: Féron presents highly reflective black backsheet
Aluminium Féron GmbH & Co. KG from Düren, Germany is presenting a new black backsheet for solar modules at Intersolar.
May 24, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Germany, Europe, backsheet, Intersolar, solar module, Féron GmbH & Co. KG
Sharp launches bifacial glass-glass module with TOPCon cells and 570 watts
Sharp Energy Solutions Europe has launched a bifacial glass-glass module with 144 M10 TOPCon fifty percent cells and 16 busbars. The NB-JD570 has an output of 570 watts with a module efficiency of 22.07 percent.
May 24, 2023 // Manufacturing News, PV module, Sharp Energy Solutions Europe, bifacial glass-glass module
TOPCon solar modules have good showing in PVEL reliability scorecard
Independent solar testing lap PV Evolution Labs (PVEL) today published its "2023 PV Module Reliability Scorecard," which names 250 model types of PV modules from 35 producers as Top Performers in PVEL's testing, the most in the company's history.
May 23, 2023 // Manufacturing News, pvel, solar module
Origami Solar readies second-gen steel module frame for certification testing
Steel photovoltaic panel frame supplier Origami Solar revealed that its second-generation frame is now ready for evaluation as well as certification testing. This 2nd variation is lighter as well as gives improved architectural efficiency compared to the first-generation prototype.
May 23, 2023 // Manufacturing News, origami solar, Gregg Patterson
Enel prepares US$ 1bn solar manufacturing facility for Oklahoma
Inola facility is expected to reach 3GW of annual capacity in 2025
May 23, 2023 // Manufacturing News, USA, Enel, North America, Oklahoma, solar module