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NSP to set up joint venture in Vietnam for PV modules

May 11, 15:26

Neo Solar Power (NSP) plans to set up annual PV module production capacity of 400MWp in Vietnam through a joint venture with Vietnam-based Vina Solar Technology, according to industry...

China 1Q16 PV installation capacity hits record, say reports

Apr 27, 11:53

Total PV installation capacity in China in the first quarter of 2016 reached 7.14GWp, the highest quarterly level on record and consisting of 6.17GWp for PV power stations and 0.97GWp...

GES starts operating PV power station in Dominican Republic

Mar 31, 11:11

General Energy Solutions (GES), a company engaged in investment in establishing and operating PV power-generating stations, has announced that it has begun operation of a PV power...

Taiwan government should create regulatory environment to let PV contractors go international, says SAS chairman

Mar 29, 14:59

The incoming Taiwan government should amend existing regulations on PV installation to facilitate Taiwan-based contractors for PV EPC (engineering, procurement, construction) projects...

Supply of high-efficiency solar cells, PV modules falling short of demand, says Trina Solar chairman

Mar 28, 21:15

While global supply of crystalline silicon solar cells and PV modules is in excess of global demand currently, only half of global production capacities for solar cells and PV modules...

Tatung to set up rooftop PV systems in Taoyan City

Mar 22, 14:31

The government of Taoyuan City, northern Taiwan, on March 21 announced that Tatung has won an open-bid to set up rooftop PV system on 150 municipal buildings and schools in the city,...

China solar cell makers keep changing PV silver paste suppliers

Mar 10, 11:26

China-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers have kept changing suppliers of PV silver paste in order to find the best materials for their production, according to PV industry...

PV makers to invest over US$5 billion in 2016 for new capacity and technology upgrades, says report

Mar 10, 11:00

The solar photovoltaic (PV) manufacturing sector is forecast to increase capital expenditure (capex) on new factories and technologies in 2016 by more than 60% compared to 2012, when...

Trina Solar 2015 PV module shipments up 51.8% on year

Mar 8, 12:22

China-based Trina Solar shipped 1.776GWp of PV modules in the fourth quarter of 2015, leading to shipments of 5.74GWp in 2015 which hiked 51.8% on year, according to the company.

SAS plans to merge with PV makers, say chairman

Mar 7, 12:14

Solar wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) is evaluating some PV makers for possible mergers, with priority given to poly-Si solar cell makers, according to company chairman...

SAS chairman MK Lu

PV installations on farmland in China in dispute

Feb 24, 15:25

Establishing PV power-generating stations or distributed PV systems on farmland is important towards China's aims to boosting PV power generation in its 13th Five-year Development...

Taiwan plans to allow PV power stations on inarable land

Feb 23, 12:07

The Taiwan government plans to allow PV power stations to be built on contaminated land not suitable for farming and land with serious subsidence, according to vice economics minister...

Taiwan government urged to boost PV power generation

Feb 19, 16:09

Executives from three local PV firms have jointly urged the Taiwan government to step up efforts promoting PV power generation to phase out the country's nuclear power plants and...

Neo Solar Power seeking joint-venture PV module production in Vietnam

Feb 17, 10:54

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Neo Solar Power is seeking Vietnam-based partners for setting up a joint-venture PV module factory with annual production capacity of 600-800MWp...

China records PV installation capacity of 15.13GWp in 2015, says NEA

Feb 5, 12:35

Total PV installation capacity in China in 2015 amounted to 15.13GWp, attaining 85% of the target of 17.8GWp, according to China's National Energy Administration (NEA).

China PV module makers ask Taiwan makers to lower solar cell prices

Feb 4, 12:32

China-based PV module makers, in view of high inventory levels and an unexpected decrease in demand in the US market, have asked Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers...

Giga Solar Materials to restore normal shipments of PV silver paste in March

Feb 2, 15:50

PV conductive paste maker Giga Solar Materials has temporarily reduced shipments of PV silver paste due to short supply of silver powder from Japan-based Dowa Hightech. The company...

PV silver paste makers hike prices due to shortage of silver powder

Feb 2, 12:13

Due to a shortage in global supply of silver powder arising from an accident at Japan-based Dowa Hightech's factory in early January 2016, some PV silver paste maker have increased...

GeoSat Aerospace & Technology uses drones to inspect PV modules

Jan 26, 15:29

GeoSat Aerospace & Technology, a provider of satellite-based navigation, location, remote sensing and GIS (geographic information system) services, has used drones equipped with...

Global revenues from solar PV installations expected to top US$1.2 trillion from 2015-2024, says Navigant

Jan 25, 14:03

The global electric power industry is evolving into a model that offers more diversity, both in terms of generation and in the ownership of generation assets, and solar photovoltaic...

Neo Solar Power lowers utilization at PV module plant

Jan 25, 11:39

Solar cell maker Neo Solar Power, in response to decreased orders for PV modules, has lowered the utilization of production capacity at its PV module factory in Chunan, northern Taiwan,...

SAS adopts Huawei Technologies-developed FusionSolar smart PV solution

Jan 22, 10:32

Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) on January 21 had its Cayman Islands-registered subsidiary SAS Sunrise sign an MoU with China-based...

EU ends probe over minimum import price for China-made PV modules

Jan 21, 11:54

The European Union (EU) has ended an investigation without changing the minimum import pricing previously agreed on for China-produced PV modules, according to China's Ministry of...

China sets target of 3GWp for model PV power stations in 2016

Jan 20, 12:16

China, to boost the PV industry under the 13th Five-year National Development Plan, has set a target installation capacity of 3.0GWp for model PV power stations to be set up in 2016,...

Jiangsu Aide Solar Energy Technology to produce PV modules for Zhonghuan Semiconductor

Jan 18, 21:50

Rectifier diode maker Pan Jit International on January 18 announced that its China-based subsidiary Jiangsu Aide Solar Energy Technology has signed with Tianjin HuanOu International...

Delta Electronics completes 4.6MWp PV power-generating station in Japan

Jan 18, 15:22

Power supply maker and power management solution provider Delta Electronics has completed a PV power-generating station with installation capacity of 4.6MWp in Hyogo Prefecture, southwestern...

PV demand remains strong in 1Q16; prices of multi-Si wafers and cells to peak in February, says EnergyTrend

Jan 18, 15:20

The general outlook for the 2016 PV market has become more certain as China, the US and the UK finalize their respective subsidy policies, according to EnergyTrend. "China plans...

SAS-invested PV power station in Philippines to come into operation in 2Q16

Jan 18, 15:11

Solar wafer maker Sino American Silicon Products (SAS) has invested in a PV power station with installation capacity of 50MWp in Palo, central Philippines, and it will be completed...

First-tier China PV module makers plan to cut orders for solar cells

Jan 13, 11:16

First-tier China-based PV module makers, viewing that cost for crystalline silicon solar cells has risen but they are unable to hike PV module prices, plan to reduce orders released...

Installed cost of utility-scale PV system in the US down 17% in 3Q15; falling PV costs to spur demand, says EnergyTrend

Jan 8, 11:13

According to EnergyTrend, prices of photovoltaic (PV) systems are in a steady decline. In the US, for example, the average installed cost of utility-scale PV systems was at US$1.38/W...

Trina may gain big from second review of 2012 AD/CVD case as the US considers cutting tariffs on China PV imports, says EnergyTrend

Jan 4, 23:16

The United States Department of Commerce is expected to soon reveal the preliminary ruling on its second review of anti-dumping and countervailing (AD/CVD) rates on China photovoltaic...

China aims at installation capacities of 15GWp for PV, 20GWp for wind power in 2016, says NEA

Jan 4, 16:21

The China government, in line with continued efforts to reduce carbon emissions and reliance on coal by developing renewable energy, has set a target installation capacity of 15GWp...

Taiwan, Malaysia violators in EU probe take up 9%, 7% of PV modules used in Europe

Dec 30, 12:03

Taiwan- and Malaysia-produced PV modules found to have circumvented minimum import pricing set by the EU account for 7% and 9% respectively of the modules used in Europe, according...

21 makers passing EU anti-circumvention probe account for 90% of Taiwan's PV exports to Europe

Dec 28, 23:06

The European Commission under the European Union (EU) has announced that 21 Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers and PV module makers have passed its anti-circumvention...

Chang Peng-heng, CEO for Motech Industries

China makers hike PV module prices

Dec 24, 11:19

In view of strong demand, China-based PV module makers have hiked quotes by nearly 3% in the China market, according to industry sources.

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    New Energy see-through SolarWindow coatings

    New Energy Technologies, a developer of see-through SolarWindow coatings, capable of generating electricity on glass and flexible plastics, has claimed it has made breakthroughs towards...

    Photo: Company, Nov 25.

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    Suntech HiPerforma solar module

    Suntech has introduced the new HiPerforma 250 watt solar module that can be installed for residential, commercial and utility-scale uses. The module adopts Suntech's Pluto cell...

    Photo: Suntech, Jul 13.

  • PV+park+in+Hangzhou%2C+China

    PV park in Hangzhou, China

    China-based Astronergy has wons a 2MW rooftop PV project located at the in Hangzhou Energy and Environment Industrial Park through a competitive and selective bidding process. The...

    Photo: Company, Dec 15.

  • Applied+Materials+Solar+Technology+Center+in+China

    Applied Materials Solar Technology Center in China

    Applied Materials has opened an advanced solar research and demonstration facility in Xian, China. The Solar Technology Center is comprised of laboratory and office buildings covering...

    Photo: Company, Oct 30.

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    Applied HCT Diamond Squarer for solar wafers

    Applied Materials has introduced ts new HCT Diamond Squarer system, which can reduce the cost of squaring silicon ingots by up to one-third while offering at least twice the cutting...

    Photo: Company, Oct 7.

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