solar module

JA Solar Passes EPD Tests: A Green Step Forward
JA Solar has achieved environmental sustainability with their EPD assessments, resulting in registration on the Norway and Italy systems. See how their p-type and DeepBlue 4.0 Pro products are setting the standard for eco-friendly design and reducing their carbon footprint. Discover their commitment to sustainability and how it will increase their influence in the PV market.
Nov 23, 2023 // Manufacturing News, JA Solar, solar module
KOSOL Energies Doubles Solar Capacity to 2.25 GW
KOSOL Energie strengthens its solar module production to 2.25 GW with 1 GW TOPCon line and dual glass module technology. Its range of modules from 580 Wp to 715 Wp are designed for residential and commercial rooftops. TOPCon technology is the go to for higher efficiency and China is leading the way.
Nov 7, 2023 // Manufacturing News, topcon, solar module, KOSOL Energie
Engie Orders 200 MW Waaree Solar for Gujarat
Engie India and Waaree Energies partner to build 200 MW PV project in Gujarat village. Waaree to supply AHNAY 545-Wp bifacial modules for 25 year power supply to GUVNL. Waaree, the largest solar module maker in India, to start delivery in November & launch IPO of up to USD-350 million.
Oct 31, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, India, Engie, Asia, solar module
Toshiba Achieves 16.6% Efficiency on Perovskite Solar Module
Toshiba achieves 16.6% efficiency for its polymer film-based perovskite solar module, setting a new record. The one-step coating process enables a faster production process and a lightweight panel ideal for difficult installation locations. By 2025, Toshiba plans to make this technology available for mass production.
Aug 28, 2023 // Technology, Japan, Asia, perovskite, solar module, Toshiba
1.1 GW Solar Order For GCL SI in India
GCL SI secures 1.1GW of N-type high-efficiency solar modules for SAEL Industries Limited in India, one of the biggest PV module procurements in recent years. GCL SI's new N-type cell factory in China provides additional capacity to meet SAEL's ambitious 2GW annual installation goal.
Aug 23, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, India, Asia, solar module, GCL SI
EDF & Canadian Solar Forge 7GW Solar Pact
EDF Renewables North America and Canadian Solar announce multi-year agreement for 7GW of high efficiency solar modules. Canadian Solar to invest US$250m in Texas factory, creating 1,500 jobs and 5GW of annual output. Agreement aligns with IRA guidelines.
Aug 10, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, Canadian Solar, EDF, solar module
3GW Solar Factory in Netherlands Launched by MCPV
MCPV announces plans to build 3 GW solar cell and module factory in Netherlands, with SolarNL receiving €412 million in grants and loans for the project. Factory will employ heterojunction cell technology for up to 26.5% efficiency, and tandem perovskite-silicon modules for over 30% efficiency. Expected to start operations in 2021, with the capacity expanding to 3 GW by 2026.
Jul 18, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Europe, solar cell, Netherlands, solar module, MCPV
First Solar Inks 5GW Deal with Energix
First Solar has agreed to supply 5GW (dc) of its thin-film solar modules to Energix Renewables for projects in Israel, Poland, and the US, with First Solar Recycling Services managing end-of-life handling. First Solar is investing $1.5bn to expand their US manufacturing and R&D innovation centre by 2026.
Jul 17, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, First Solar, solar module, Energix
Bottom in Sight: Solar Module Prices Near Stable
Solar module prices appeared to be at a bottom, with solar cell prices increasingweekly and wafer prices being cut by suppliers. Prices in 2023-24 are expected to rise beyond 22c/watt, signaling a market recovery.
Jul 12, 2023 // Markets & Finance News, China, Asia, solar module
Trina Solar Supplies 800 MW to 2 GW Al Dhafra PV Plant
This article looks at a firm's growth in solar energy production capacity, plus the successful delivery of 800 MW of 210mm Vertex modules to the 2 GW Al Dhafra PV Power Plant project in Abu Dhabi. Learn about the four key features that unlock a low Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE).
Jul 5, 2023 // Manufacturing News, Plants, Markets & Finance News, Trina Solar, solar module, Al Dhafra PV Plant
DeepBlue 4.0 Pro: JA Solar's Next-Gen Module
JA Solar's new DeepBlue 4.0 Pro module is designed with advanced Bycium+, SMBB, and high-density encapsulation technologies. With a cell efficiency of 25.3% and up to 630W of power, the module helps reduce BOS cost and LCOE by up to 6%, ensuring exceptional performance and high profits for customers. Certified by IEC standards, it passes rigorous aging tests.
Jun 21, 2023 // Manufacturing News, JA Solar, solar module
3SUN: New Solar Modules for 2024
3SUN, an innovative module manufacturing business by Enel Green Power, has launched three state-of-the-art solar modules based on Hetero-junction technology. Available in 2024, these modules can be used for ground-mounted utility-scale projects and rooftop installations. Made in Italy, 3SUN's photovoltaic panels contribute to the decarbonisation of Europe. This is an exciting milestone for 3SUN and the solar industry.
Jun 16, 2023 // Manufacturing News, enel green power, solar module, 3sun
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
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
"Katana" project to establish reliable measuring system for tandem solar cells
To pave the way for the industrial application of reliable perovskite-silicon PV modules, a reliable measuring system for tandem solar cells and also modules have to be established. Just after that can objective comparisons in between various cells and modules occur. In comparison to conventional silicon PV modules, nevertheless, the calibration is considerably more challenging.
May 23, 2023 // Technology, solar cell, solar module, Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE