2011-04-08

3M to make solar energy products in China

3M Co. plans to build a plant in central China that will manufacture solar energy products, a move that expands the company's presence in the renewable energy market as well as its footprint. The plant in Hefei, an industrial city between the Yangtze and Huaihe ri.. more
2011-04-08

GE Unveils Plans For US Thin-Film Solar Panel Factory

General Electric Co. (GE) is aiming to build up its nascent solar energy business on a scale of its $6 billion wind-turbine unit, announcing plans Thursday for what it said will be the biggest photovoltaic panel factory in the U.S. "We're looking to make solar .. more
2011-04-07

DEK Solar Showcases Latest Innovations at Green Energy Expo Korea 2011 in Alignment with GANA and DKSH

DEK Solar is set to showcase its latest photovoltaic technologies at International Green Energy Expo Korea 2011 to be held from April 6th to 8th at EXCO in Deagu in alignment with its local distributors GANA at booth A-562 and DKSH Korea at booth A-530. .. more
2011-04-06

CNPV Becomes Strategic Supplier for Sun'R French Company

p://www.cnpv-power.com">CNPV Solar Power SA, a public limited liability company organized under the laws of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and a leading integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic products, announced that it has entered into a long-term strategic part.. more
2011-04-06

LDK Solar Expands Solar Cell Capacity to 570 MW

p://www.ldksolar.com">LDK Solar Co., Ltd. ("LDK Solar") (NYSE: LDK), a manufacturer of multicrystalline solar wafers and PV products, announced the addition of one new cell manufacturing site in Hefei City, Anhui Province. The new cell plant ex.. more
2011-04-01

LDK Solar Finalizes Acquisition of 70% of Solar Power, Inc. for $33 Million

p://www.ldksolar.com">LDK Solar Co., Ltd. ("LDK Solar") (NYSE: LDK), a manufacturer of multicrystalline solar wafers and PV products, and Solar Power, Inc. (“SPI”) (OTCBB:SOPW), announced that LDK Solar has finalized its.. more
2011-04-01

MAGE SOLAR AG Expands into Greece

p://www.magesolar.de">MAGE SOLAR AG, part of the global MAGE GROUP, is expanding into Greece. With its own sales team, the German-based photovoltaic specialist will be serving Greek trade customers on site. To further expand the partner network, the comp.. more
2011-04-01

Solar Nation Installs Solar-Electric System for Rosauers Supermarkets in Hood River, Oregon

EN-US" style="font-family: Arial;">Solar Nation has announced the installation and commissioning of a 91.9 kilowatt solar-electric system on the Rosauers Supermarket in Hood River, Oregon. The system was installed by Rosauers Supermarkets, Inc. as part of their o.. more
2011-03-31

Aalborg CSP and Sojitz Entering the Indian Market

Aalborg CSP is a leading manufacturer of development and supply of solar steam generating equipment for saturated and superheated steam. Sojitz is a general trading firm with a worldwide network of branch offices, subsidiaries and affiliated companies that are engaging in .. more
2011-03-30

Scheuten Solar BIPV-Modules Integrated Into Madrid's New Skyscraper ‘AmpliaciÓN Corte InglÉS Castellana’

ar, an international player in the field of design, production and distribution of solar panels, has produced and delivered 378 custom made BIPV-modules for ‘Ampliación del Corte Inglés Castellana, Edificio Comercial’. This new iconic building.. more

 

SOLAR MARKET STATUS

Si-Wafer Price Decreases Again; Market Condition will Improve after Chinese New Year: Price Trend

PolysiliconThe decrease of prices for PV cell and si-wafer in January was quite large. Many medium and small manufacturers needed poly.. more

RESEARCH

N-Type Solar Cell Technologies Are Expected to Enter Mass Production in 2018, Driven by China’s Top Runner Program

EnergyTrend, a division TrendForce, has recently published a new report Market of Advanced PV Technology. According to the report,.. more

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