Solar Manufacturing News

Juwi: COVID-19 triggering stagnation of eco-friendly project licensing
A gamer behind significant solar projects in Europe, the United States as well as others has actually articulated problems over COVID-19's influence on project allowing, advising it might intensify hold-ups driven by various other variables.
Mar 25, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Policy, EPC, Germany, Europe, juwi, Coronavirus, covid-19
First Solar devices vendor LPKF Laser keeping manufacturing in spite of COVID-19 situation
Germany-based LPKF Laser & Electronics AG has actually informed PV Tech that its factory in Germany have the ability to run at regular capability degrees, in spite of the ongoing effect of COVID-19.
Mar 25, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, first solar inc, cdte thin-film modules, Coronavirus, covid-19, lpkf, laser scribing
3SUN compelled to shut heterojunction plant in Sicily on bigger closures throughout Italy
Italian utility, Enel has actually been compelled to shut its solar production procedures using subsidiary, 3SUN, because of brand-new Italian federal government regulations on 22 March 2020, that included the closure of all non-essential manufacturing centers throughout all Italian regions.
Mar 24, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Italy, Enel, pv modules, Europe, c-si manufacturing, tracker, monocrystalline wafer, heterojunction solar cell, Coronavirus, covid-19, 3sun
An organic solar cell with 25% efficiency
The 'finest conversion efficiency worldwide in a dark area' is just how the designers of a brand-new natural PV tool have actually explained it. Such cells could be utilized as a cordless resource of power for web of points applications or in gizmos such as temperature-humidity and also movement sensing units.
Mar 24, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, Japan, France, Europe, Asia, solar cell, efficiency, Toyobo
Study: Longi Hi-MO 4 Modules Generate 4.57% Higher Electricity
China-based one the leading producer of solar photovoltaic (PV) components, LONGi has lately claimed that it's Hi-MO 4 mono components has actually created 4.57 percent greater power each day as contrasted to polycrystalline components.
Mar 24, 2020 // Manufacturing News, longi solar, solar modules, dlg solar, International, DUCLONG Group, Hi-MO 4, mono modules, Solar Photovoltaic, Ta Quoc Dung
LONGi authorizes nearly US$ 1 billion in capex for 25GW of brand-new ability in 2020
Leading monocrystalline wafer manufacturer as well as 'Solar Module Super League' (SMSL) participant LONGi Green Energy Technology (LONGi Group) has actually authorized capital investment of roughly US$ 985 million on 3 different capability development projects amounting to 25GW for 2020.
Mar 23, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, pv modules, c-si manufacturing, Asia, solar cell, longi solar, monocrystalline wafer
Italian PPA-linked solar profile offered
Chinese-Canadian module maker Canadian Solar and also Italy's Manni Energy have actually marketed 5 PV plants with a complete generation ability of 17 MW to Dutch independent power manufacturer Sonnedix. The Sicilian projects are amongst Italy's initial functional unsubsidized PV centers.
Mar 23, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Canadian Solar, Italy, PPA, China, Sonnedix, Europe, Asia, Manni Energy
Anticipating the I-V qualities of PV systems under partial shading
Scientists in Tunisia have actually recommended a technique of establishing the particular I-V account of a partly shaded PV module, and also to theorize it right into a string account.
Mar 23, 2020 // Technology, Manufacturing News, Commercial, PV module, Tunisia, Africa
Panasonic puts on hold operate at Tesla's Nevada fab as carmaker's California as well as New York gigafactories time out
Tesla's Nevada procedure is still open for company, however. The EV as well as battery manufacturer has actually ensured the marketplace its money placement is solid sufficient to weather an "prolonged duration of unpredictability".
Mar 23, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Storage, California, USA, New York, TESLA, Elon Musk, China, Nevada, Panasonic, Asia, North America
Causal sequences of Covid-19
Production procedures in China are starting to go back to regular, with Taiwan-based study company PV InfoLink reporting 80% ability application throughout the supply chain in March. However the wider effect that Covid-19 will certainly carry international need for PV continues to be to be seen, and also will certainly rely on the degree to which the break out can be consisted of, claims PV InfoLink principal expert Corrine Lin.
Mar 20, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, Asia, Corrine Lin, covid-19
Enhancing the silicon carbide supply chain
GlobalWafers, a Taiwanese wafer maker, will certainly include 150mm silicon carbide to its items, made from mass SiC crystals generated by GT Advanced Technologies, under a brand-new multi-year contract to "build a brand-new source of supply of silicon carbide wafers."
Mar 20, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, New Hampshire, wafer, North America, Taiwan, GlobalWafers, Greg Knight
A 2nd life for obsolete components as well as EV batteries
A research led by Bern University of Applied Sciences is relocating right into the presentation stage, with projects in Germany, Switzerland, and also Belgium. With companions from throughout Europe, the Swiss scientists are creating designs for just how solar components and also batteries from electrical cars and trucks can still be made use of in a lasting method after their lifecycle has actually finished.
Mar 20, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Germany, pv modules, Europe, recycling, Switzerland, Belgium, Stefan Grösser
'Very first delivery of 500 W components' revealed
Chinese producer Risen Energy will provide Malaysia's Tokai Engineering with 20 MW of its brand-new panels, revealed in December. Increased asserts its items can help in reducing balance-of-system project prices by 9.6% as well as the levelized expense of power by 6%.
Mar 20, 2020 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, Asia, Risen Energy
Tesla to provisionally shutter Buffalo PV manufacturing facility in the middle of COVID-19 problems
Silicon Valley huge Tesla has actually determined to briefly fold manufacturing facilities in 2 US states after coming under attack over the direct exposure of its personnel to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mar 20, 2020 // Manufacturing News, USA, TESLA, Elon Musk, North America, Coronavirus, covid-19, buffalo, Delaware
LONGi Solar begins quantity panel manufacturing at 5GW plant in Taizhou
' Solar Module Super League' (SMSL) participant LONGi Solar has actually begun quantity manufacturing at its most recent 5GW very automated module setting up plant to generate its HI-MO 1 components utilizing huge location 166mm x 166mm (M6) wafers.
Mar 20, 2020 // Manufacturing News, China, pv modules, c-si manufacturing, Asia, solar cell, longi solar, monocrystalline wafer, PERC