Solar Manufacturing News

Texas-Based Mission Solar Energy to Expand Solar Cell Production to 1 GW in 2024
The main statement by Mission Solar held that the business will certainly add to its 300 MW production capacity instantly, with plans to get to 1 GW every year in 2024. Previously, parent company OCI had held that the development envisages a financial investment of $40 million.
Nov 3, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Solar Energy, solar cell, solar module, Inflation Reduction Act, investment of $40 million, Jae Yang, Mission Solar Energy, OCI Company Ltd
Friends Salt Works & Allied Industries Installs New Solar Power Plant in Bhavnagar
Friends Group, a vertically integrated company which is just one of the leading salt producers as well as merchants, lately installed 4 MW of solar project in Asarana, Bhavnagar. Waaree Energies, a leading PV module supplier, will provide polycrystalline solar modules of 335 WP to Friends Group. The installation is jointly expected to generate over 5.8 million units of power, potentially mitigating over 10 lakh tonnes of carbon emission.
Oct 31, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Plants, India, Asia, PV module, Waaree Energies, greenhouse gas emissions, Friends Group, Kandla Agro & Chemicals
Heliene opens 420-MW solar panel assembly line in Minnesota
Heliene officially unveiled its new solar panel assembly lines to the general public this week in Iron Mountain, Minnesota. The Canadian photovoltaic panel company has actually been running a 150-MW manufacturing facility in Minnesota because 2018. Those lines are still making typical 60- and 72-cell panels using legacy equipment, but now directly next door, brand new equipment will be making mono- and also bifacial panels with half-cut cells at a 420-MW annual capacity plant.
Oct 28, 2022 // Manufacturing News, USA, solar panel, North America, Minnesota, heliene
Arevon purchases 2 GW of First Photovoltaic panel for Midwest as well as Southwest projects
Arevon Energy has actually secured a greater than 2-GWDC supply of advanced Series 7 thin-film solar modules from First Solar to sustain its growing renewable resource portfolio.
Oct 27, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, First Solar, solar panel, John Breckenridge, Arevon
Swift Current Energy orders 2 GW of additional First Solar modules
Swift Current Energy, an independent power manufacturer (IPP) as well as renewables developer with a 9-GW-plus pipeline, has placed a new multi-year order with First Solar Inc (NASDAQ: FSLR) for the supply of thin-film photovoltaic (PV) modules, even larger than the prior one.
Oct 26, 2022 // Manufacturing News, First Solar, swift current energy, Eric Lammers
Enphase reveals U.S. inverter manufacturing prepare for 2023
Microinverter maker Enphase has announced plans to launch four to 6 manufacturing lines in the United States by the second half of 2023 to capitalize on manufacturing production tax credits in the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA). Microinverters are qualified for up to 11 cents/ WAC in manufacturing tax credits in the IRA.
Oct 26, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Inverters, USA, North America, Enphase
Daqo Subsidiaries Sign Polysilicon Supply Agreement with Solar Producer
Subsidiaries Xinjiang Daqo as well as Inner Mongolia Daqo will certainly supply this leading production business with a total quantity of 432,000 MT high-purity mono-grade polysilicon. The supplies are scheduled for January 1, 2023 to December 31, 2028.
Oct 26, 2022 // Manufacturing News, polysilicon, Daqo New Energy, Longgen Zhang, solar module, Chine, xinjiang daqo, high-purity polysilicon, Inner Mongolia Daqo
Solar PV Takes the Lead in Renewables When it Pertains To Using Women
A report presented by IRENA mentions that the solar PV market takes pride in the highest share of full time women employees in the renewable energy sector. The share stood at 40% last year.
Oct 26, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Market Research, IRENA, Francesco La Camera, Wind Industry
Resurgence of Heterojunction (HJT) Solar Panels
Heterojunction Solar cells combine two various technologies into one cell-- a crystalline silicon cell sandwiched in between 2 layers of amorphous "thin-film" silicon
Oct 25, 2022 // Technology, Manufacturing News, REC Group, bifacial solar modules, Reliance, Goldi Solar, HJT Solar Modules
JinkoSolar's major running unit sees up to 135.7% increase in 9-mo profit
The principal operating subsidiary of Chinese solar module manufacturer JinkoSolar Holding Co Ltd (NYSE: JKS) today published some initial results for the nine months through September 2022, showing an year-on-year enter the bottom line of up to 135.7%.
Oct 21, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, JinkoSolar
First Solar will supply 700 MW solar modules to Silicon Ranch
The firms call it the development of the 4-GW master supply contract (MSA) that they checked in April. First Solar held that the new arrangement reinforces a shared commitment by both the companies to enhance the domestic supply and promote lower-carbon manufacturing procedures.
Oct 21, 2022 // Manufacturing News, First Solar, photovoltaic, Georges Antoun, Silicon Ranch, Reagan Farr, ica’s largest solar manufacturer, lower-carbon production
RECOM Launches LION Module Series with 700Wp Output
The LION 390Wp promises great performance in little as well as large-scale ground or rooftop solar applications enabling more energy to be gathered because of the Heterojunction modern technology (HJT). The LION series range is offered from 375Wp and goes above 700Wp.
Oct 18, 2022 // Manufacturing News, solar module, module efficiency, Bloomberg Tier 1 PV, heterojunction solar cells, LION 390Wp Bifacial HJT Mono Crystalline Double Glass Module, Lion Module Series, No PID & No LID effects, RECOM Technologies
REC Group In Major Equipment Supply Deal With Maxwell Technologies
The deal with South Korea based Maxwell will support REC's development prepare for HJT technology based production. The Reliance had REC Group has actually introduced a significant equipment supply deal with South Korean solar equipment producer Maxwell innovations.
Oct 13, 2022 // Manufacturing News, REC Group, shankar G Sridhara, REC Alpha Series, Jian Zhou, Maxwell technoligies
Hydrogen Firm Symbio to Invest EUR 1 Bn in Fuel Cell Production in France
Symbio's HyMotive will certainly accelerate the industrialization and mass-production of its current generation fuel cell systems in its gigafactory in Saint-Fons. HyMotive will certainly establish and industrialize a new generation of innovative fuel cell systems, built on turbulent modern technology to improve StackPack performance of Symbio while drastically reducing system cost.
Oct 12, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Engie, Stellantis, Compagnie Nationale du Rhône, Schaeffler, fuel cell, Hydrogen Academy, hydrogen vehicles, HyMotive, Innoplate, StackPack, Symbio, Symbio gigafactory, SymphonHy
Midsummer to scale up Swedish solar cell manufacturing amid skyrocketing demand
Swedish thin-film solar innovation firm Midsummer abdominal (STO: MIDS) will look for to expand its international manufacturing capabilities with an additional capacity of approximately 20 MW amid a more comprehensive plan that could scale up its producing to 200 MW.
Oct 11, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Sweden, Europe, Midsummer AB, Sven Lindstrom