supply chain

United States Residential Solar Systems See Growth in Size, Decline in Price
An annual solar report launched by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LNBL), Tracking the Sun, has made essential monitorings about the residential solar systems in the US. The report records the trends in the US market for near 2.5 million systems mounted in 2021 year-end, along with the preliminary data for the initial half of 2022.
Oct 11, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, Market Research, supply chain, module costs, awrence Berkeley National Laboratory, median installed prices, non-residential solar systems, Residential Solar Systems
US federal government launches US$ 335 million battery recycling programme
The United States federal government Department of Energy (DOE) has started implementation of a US$ 335 million programme to sustain battery recycling.
Aug 30, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Storage, USA, recycling, North America, department of energy, supply chain, government funding, critical materials, granholm, industrial competitiveness, second life
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
Universal Solar bids to solve PV supply chain constraints with Panama module facility
US module supplier Universal Solar is developing a module factory in Panama with a first capacity of 600MW, targeting supply lines interrupted by policy headwinds.
Jul 27, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Solar Energy, North America, panama, module supply, supply chain, pv manufacturing, Universal Solar
Worldwide LCOE of utility-scale solar fell 13% in 2021, IRENA states
Solar PV costs continued to decline internationally in 2021 as supply chain challenges and also climbing product costs have yet to show their complete effect on project expenses.
Jul 15, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, LCOE, IRENA, research, supply chain, module pricing, polysilicon pricing, pricing
'Diversification is a have to': IEA cautions on China's expanding dominance of solar PV supply chain
A safe change to net zero exhausts around the world will require countries to expand and also broaden the production of solar modules, whose supply chains are heavily concentrated in China, according to new research from the International Energy Agency (IEA).
Jul 8, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, India, China, Asia, bankability, IEA, Fatih Birol, silver, net zero, sustainability, supply chain, domestic manufacturing, tax incentives
'Ceaseless' polysilicon price rises in China as production drops below forecasts
Polysilicon prices have actually continued to climb up in China in the middle of limited supply as suppliers are hit by power rationing.
Jun 24, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, manufacturing, China, polysilicon, Asia, BloombergNEF, PV InfoLink, upstream, supply chain, bernreuter research, materials, pricing
Manufacturers urged to reinforce supplies amidst 'extremely fragile' supply chains
Makers in a variety of fields need to consider fattening their supplies as promptly as feasible to minimize an extended disturbance to international supply chains.
Jun 15, 2022 // Manufacturing News, China, Asia, covid-19, supply chain, logistics, shipping, Achilles
Azure Power strikes 'first-of-its-kind critical collaboration' with investment in solar manufacturer
Indian independent power manufacturer (IPP) Azure Power has made a US$ 12.9 million investment in solar maker Premier Energies while likewise locking in residential PV module supply from the business.
Jun 14, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, India, Solar Energy, Asia, Azure Power, supply chain, Premier Energies, procurement
RENA partners India's Kredence to bolster solar manufacturing supply chain services
Solar production products supplier RENA Technologies has actually partnered with India's Kredence Performance Materials to provide solar cell texturing abilities to India's blossoming PV production market.
Jun 10, 2022 // Manufacturing News, India, Asia, rena technologies, supply chain, Kredence Materials, monotex, solar cell manufacturing, wetting agent
Nextracker to develop tracker production line in Arizona
US solar tracker manufacturer Nextracker has expanded its output with the addition of a new line in Arizona.
May 20, 2022 // Manufacturing News, USA, Arizona, North America, Nextracker, supply chain, steel, tracker manufacturing, atkore
Hanwha to invest US$ 320 million in new solar cell, module manufacturing capacity growths
Hanwha Solutions has unveiled plans to spend US$ 320 million in cell and module production capacity developments in the United States and also Korea.
May 12, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, Asia, Korea, North America, supply chain, solar manufacturing, Qcells, hanwha solutions
New round of solar polysilicon, wafer and cell price increases as supply disturbance continues
Solar polysilicon, wafer and also cell prices have all risen once again in the past week as demand continued to overtake supply, with COVID-19 lockdowns in China remaining to interfere with the value chain.
May 4, 2022 // Manufacturing News, manufacturing, China, polysilicon, Asia, supply chain, solar wafer, module pricing, china covid
India solar module prices up 38% given that mid-2020 as demand outstrips supply
PV module prices in India have increased by ~ 38% in the last 20 months, in part due to provide chain disruptions and also increasing solar demand, with rates not expected to drop till completion of following year.
Apr 22, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, India, Asia, prices, covid-19, JMK Research, supply chain, module prices, BCD
Array Technologies revenues dented by supply chain woes, project delays
Solar tracker service provider Array Technologies is expecting to bounce back from a 2021 beset by supply chain difficulties and project hold-ups, as its order publication gets to a brand-new high and also comes to be extra geographically diverse.
Apr 7, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, financial results, trackers, Array Technologies, supply chain, company results, AD/CVD, project delays