REC Silicon Halts Polysilicon Production in Butte, Cuts Workforce
REC Silicon, a leading Norwegian polysilicon producer, will halt production at its Butte plant in Montana due to electricity supply and demand issues. The company will focus on its silicon gases business instead.
Feb 8, 2024 // Manufacturing News, polysilicon, REC Silicon, Butte
Tongwei's $4B Bet on Solar Recovery
Tongwei Co. pushes ahead with ambitious expansion plans while Chinese solar sector braces for inevitable consolidation and price wars. The 28 billion yuan ($3.9 billion) factory in Inner Mongolia promises 500,000 tons of industrial silicon and 400,000 tons of polysilicon annually.
Dec 26, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Tongwei, China, polysilicon, Asia, silicon
Solar Industry Struggles With Wild Price Fluctuations
The solar industry is facing unprecedented volatility as polysilicon prices have plunged and rebounded over a short period. Manufacturers have been forced to rapidly adjust pricing strategies, affecting their profits and the world's clean energy supply.
Feb 22, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, polysilicon
Large Solar Panel Manufacturers Boost Manufacturing as Costs Fall
3 Chinese firms raise targets on greater orders: SMM report Polysilicon and also wafer costs are falling as a result of new capacity
Jan 6, 2023 // Manufacturing News, China, polysilicon, Asia, wafer
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
JinkoSolar Signs Nearly $30B Well Worth Polysilicon Supply Contracts in a Month
To safeguard long-lasting polysilicon supply, JinkoSolar has inked a significant polysilicon supply take care of a worth of more than RMB103.3 billion (US$ 14.9 billion). This comes just weeks after it signed a similar contract with Xinte Energy for RMB102.1 billion (US$ 14.7 billion).
Sep 14, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, xinte energy, polysilicon, JinkoSolar, Chinese mono-dense poly material, malaysia plant
China calls on its PV industry to deepen industrial management, develop 'strategic alliances'
The Chinese government has actually released a notification to its PV industry that asks for the optimization of the market as well as further buildout of its framework while warning versus hoarding products as well as the establishment of solar monopolies.
Aug 25, 2022 // Manufacturing News, China, polysilicon, Asia, hoarding, ministry of industry
REC Silicon's planned Moses Lake reopening underpinned by Inflation Reduction Act, chief executive officer claims
REC Silicon is progressing with efforts to restart procedures at its Moses Lake polysilicon production center in the United States, a step the firm claimed is underpinned by the passage of the country's Inflation Reduction Act (IRA).
Aug 18, 2022 // Manufacturing News, USA, polysilicon, North America, REC Silicon, polysilicon production, moses lake, Inflation Reduction Act
Canadian Solar strategies US$ 9 billion polysilicon, cell as well as module factory in China
Canadian Solar strategies to develop an incorporated PV factory in Western China, with a capacity of 200,000 MT of high-purity polysilicon, 10GW of both cells and modules and multi-GW manufacturings of raw and also complementary products.
Aug 11, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Canadian Solar, China, polysilicon, Asia, cells and modules, polysilicon production, qinghai, factory
Solar wafer, cell prices rise as reports suggest state intervention could be near
Solar wafer as well as cell prices have actually risen once again this week, with the price of polysilicon remaining to climb unmitigated.
Jul 28, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Tongwei, polysilicon, solar cell, LONGi, supply chain, solar wafer, materials, pricing
China's solar exports double in H1 2022 as module deliveries soar
The value of Chinese solar PV exports during the very first fifty percent of 2022 more than doubled year-on-year as module deliveries surged, according to new government figures.
Jul 22, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, manufacturing, China, polysilicon, Asia, wafers, modules, export
Daqo anticipates more than quadrupling of H1 profit among poly rates rise
A subsidiary of polysilicon manufacturer Daqo New Energy is anticipating net profit throughout the first half of 2022 to be greater than four times greater than the same period last year.
Jul 12, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, China, polysilicon, financial results, Asia, Daqo New Energy, Daqo, upstream, company results
Tongwei treks PV cell costs, indications polysilicon deals worth US$ 18 billion
Tongwei has actually ended up being the latest upstream solar maker to raise costs as the cost of basic materials remains to spiral.
Jul 5, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Tongwei, polysilicon, solar cell, solar wafer
Solar value chain jitters continue as polysilicon price gets to new high, wafer prices climb additionally
The solar sector supply chain's jitters continued this week after polysilicon prices hit one more high, driving silicon wafer prices better up as well.
Jul 1, 2022 // Manufacturing News, polysilicon, LONGi, solar wafer
Solar Product Cost Jumps A Lot Of in 8 Months on Supply Woes
Polysilicon costs climb nearly 5% as plants stop outcome for upkeep at a time of solid demand.
Jun 29, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, China, polysilicon, Asia