2017-03-17

LONGi Invests in Extra 10GW Mono-si Wafer Capacity in China

Mono-si wafer market share has gradually risen up. This result is highly related to China’s governmental policies, production capacities, and leading manufacturers' strategies. As a major supplier, LONGi has been one of the spotlight.. more
2017-03-17

NEXTracker to Expand Production in India

NEXTracker™, a Flex company, will be manufacturing additional structural components of its solar tracking systems locally in India. By augmenting its supply partners to include APL Apollo Tubes Limited along with four other local st.. more
2017-03-16

Monocrystal Introduces Back-side Silver Paste for PERC

Monocrystal, a supplier of PV metallization pastes and synthetic sapphire, announced the release of its new MY-655 back-side silver metallization paste for Passivated Emitter Rear Contact (PERC) solar cells. MY-655 was specially develo.. more
2017-03-16

Solar Rooftops Take Part in Chandigarh’s Smart City Project

Chandigarh, a city in North India where one can associate modernization, beauty, and happiness with, have always been very famous in travel books for its architecture and urban design, especially the Open Hand Monument, the emblem of the city sy.. more
2017-03-15

Canadian Solar to Develop 80MW of Solar Projects in India

Canadian Solar has secured Power Purchase Agreements for an aggregate 80 MWac of solar power projects with the Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI), a public sector undertaking of the Government of India. Canadian Solar was awa.. more
2017-03-15

Azuri Collects €160,000 for PayGo Solar via Crowdfunding

Azuri Technologies is delighted to announce that a TRINE crowdfunding project to bring clean energy to an estimated six thousand people in Kenya has been successfully funded. The KES 17m of debt finance will enable Azuri’s partner .. more
2017-03-14

JinkoSolar and Marubeni Sign to Build 1,177 MW Power Plant in Abu Dhabi

One of the China-based PV leaders, JinkoSolar, has entered into an agreement with Japan's renowned Marubeni Corp. and Abu Dhabi Water and Electricity Company (ADWEC) to establish a jointed venture for building a large-scale sola.. more
2017-03-14

Trina Solar Goes Private

Trina Solar has completed its merger with Red Viburnum Company Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fortune Solar Holdings Limited. The merger completion officially changed Trina Solar into a private-owned company, ceasing its public tra.. more
2017-03-14

Business Modifications: Vivint Solar Appoints New Leadership, Extends Credit Facility

Residential solar provider Vivint Solar announced business modifications regarding leadership and credit facility. On March 10, Vivint Solar released that it has appointed Colt Reid to vice president of sales operations. Reid, with more tha.. more
2017-03-13

Multi-si PERC Cell Reaches 19.9% Efficiency with Direct Wafer Technology

Is there any other option except from black silicon for multi-si cells to increase conversion efficiency as well as to reduce production costs? 1366 Technology and Hanwha Q CELLS said YES. By adopting 1366’s Direct Wafer® tech.. more