Jolywood’s 2.1GW N-Type Mono-Si Bifacial Cell Factory to Start Construction

Jolywood held an ground-breaking ceremony in Taizhou, Jiangsu Province for its 2.1GW production site of N-type mono-Si bifacial solar cells which cost RMB 1.65 billion. The company will start to run the production lines in Sept.. more

GCL-SI Partners Mexican Solar Distributor DMSolar

GCL System Integration Technology Co. Ltd. (GCL-SI), a subsidiary of energy group GCL, announced the signing of a Master Distribution Agreement with DMSolar, one of Mexico's major solar distribution companies. Through the p.. more

SunPower Signs to Supply 64.4MW of Solar Panels to France

SunPower will supply 64.4MW of its high efficiency E-Series solar panels for the construction of seven solar power plants in France by La Compagnie du Vent, a subsidiary of Engie. A significant portion of the panels supplied under the agre.. more

First Solar Technology to Harvest Solar in France

First Solar announced that Photosol, a French photovoltaic (PV) solar energy company, has selected its high performance, lower-carbon, thin film modules to power 14 utility-scale solar power plants with a total capacity of 106.5MWdc. The proj.. more

Yingli Receives Notice from NYSE of Falling Below Continued Listing Standards

Yingli Green Energy announced on February 15 that, on February 9, 2017, the company received notification from NYSE Regulation of being below the continued listing standards of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE). The company is cons.. more

Billion Watts Launches PV O&M and Monitoring Solution for Better IRR

Billion Watts Technologies, provider of PV string meter and energy management solution in Asia Pacific, unveils its’ one-stop solar PV power monitoring system – Pixel View, which can massively boost IRR through detailed strin.. more

Monocrystal Introduces New PERC Solution for 0.1% Efficiency Gain

Monocrystal, a global supplier of PV metallization pastes and synthetic sapphire, announced the launch of its new EFX-9X series aluminum metallization paste for Passivated Emitter Rear Contact (PERC) solar cells, specially designed for .. more

Multi-Si to Challenge Mono-Si’s Market Share as Black Silicon Technology Matures

Ever since PERC technology is getting popular, mono-Si products continue to threaten the market share of multi-Si products. Therefore, multi-Si manufacturers start to pay close attention to black silicon technology, hoping to impro.. more

Dominion Solar Invests Nearly US$1 Billion in Virginian Solar Market

Dominion is investing more than $800 million in solar power in Virginia, with much of it being built at little or no cost to most customers. Additional solar projects are now in the planning stages. "Our company has made a major commitment t.. more

Australian Company Selects First Solar as Supplier of 63MW Solar Panels

First Solar welcomes the news that Genex Power has achieved financial close for the Kidston Phase One Solar Project in Queensland, Australia. First Solar will supply 63 MWdc of advanced thin-film photovoltaic (PV) modules to the proj.. more