photovoltaic module producer News

  • China Sunergy Receives MCS Certificate to Produce Photovoltaic Solar Panels

    China Sunergy Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: CSUN) ("China Sunergy" or "The Company"), a specialized solar cell and module manufacturer, today announced that the Company has been awarded a Certificate under the UK Microgeneration Certification Scheme issued by BABT (British Approvals Board for Telecommunications) for its modules. BABT is an accredited MCS certification body and one of the world's leading ...


    By China Sunergy

  • Gray Modules: New Dimension in Organic Photovoltaics for Buildings

    Merck, a leading science and technology company, announced that semi-transparent gray-colored organic photovoltaic (OPV) modules are now available on the market. The new materials, which were successfully developed together with Belectric OPV, were recently presented to the public at the Adaptive Architectures and ...


    By Merck Millipore

  • KYOCERA Surpasses 2 Million Solar Modules Produced in North America

    Kyocera Solar Inc., a leading supplier of reliable solar modules and renewable energy solutions, today announced that Kyocera's North American manufacturing facilities have surpassed production of two million photovoltaic (PV) solar modules. Kyocera has been producing modules in North America since 2004 and its solar solutions are used in a variety of applications including residential, ...


    By Kyocera Solar, Inc.

  • Photovoltaic Generator Market in India

    Dropping solar power tariff rate is spurring the Indian photovoltaic generator market.   The report begins with an introduction into the energy scenario in India. Installed capacity, demand supply gap of power prevailing in India and hence the need for renewable sources of energy is showcased.  It gives a clear overview of the components of a solar PV plant and the production chain of ...


  • New Hybrid Collector Produced By Solimpeks

    Solimpeks Corp., a solar company, Turkey, has released the Volther hybrid solar collector, which produces electricity and hot water simultaneously. ...


    By Solimpeks Enerji A.Ş.

  • World`s Largest Solar Power Plant Produces Power with Canadian Solar Modules

    Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar companies, today announced that it has supplied 636,000 solar modules for the world's largest solar complex in southern Brandenburg, Germany. Canadian Solar provided 148 MW of the system's total 166 MW to its two partners, saferay and GP JOULE. A portion of the system's core output, approximately 78 MW, ...


    By Canadian Solar Inc. (CSI)

  • REC produces first PV Modules with one year energy payback time and leading low carbon footprint

    REC today announced an industry leading energy payback time of one year and a light carbon footprint for REC modules due to efficient use of clean energy throughout the solar module life cycle. REC announced the results of their second Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) completed by the independent and internationally recognized Energy Research Centre of the Netherlands (ECN). “A Life Cycle Analysis ...

  • KYOCERA Supplies Locally Produced Solar Modules to Help Power San Diego’s Largest University Campus

    Kyocera Solar, Inc. and the Associated Students of San Diego State University (SDSU) announced today the completion of a 355.9 kilowatt (kW) solar photovoltaic energy system on the school’s campus, part of a student-approved plan to build a new LEED Platinum student union building. An inaugural ribbon-cutting ceremony will take place on Tuesday, October 11 ...


    By Kyocera Solar, Inc.

  • Advanced Solar Photonics Introduces Line of Glass-to-Glass Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic Modules

      LAKE MARY, Fla., July 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Solar Photonics, LLC (ASP), an American manufacturer of photovoltaic (PV) equipment and provider of turnkey alternative energy systems, today announced it is introducing a line of next generation glass-to-glass PV modules at Intersolar North America 2012 on July 10-12 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. The dual sided glass ...


  • The Local Content Assurance Bureau Issues CORE Certification to JinkoSolar Canada Co. Ltd. for the Production of Solar Photovoltaic Modules in Ontario

    The Local Content Assurance Bureau Inc. (LCAB) announced today that it has completed a rigorous independent review of JinkoSolar Canada Co. Ltd. (Jinko) manufacturing agreements, contract manufacturing facilities and products. As a result of that review, LCAB has issued a CORE Certification to Jinko, indicating that Ontario-produced solar photovoltaic modules produced in a Sault Ste. Marie ...


    By Marketwire

  • Solutia Begins Producing EVA Encapsulants in China

    Solutia Inc. (NYSE: SOA) announced today the opening of its new Vistasolar® ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) manufacturing center in Suzhou, China. The new facility recently passed major testing milestones and is now ready to supply commercial-grade Vistasolar EVA encapsulant for use in solar modules. This announcement marks the latest in a series of investments Solutia has made ...


    By Eastman Chemical Company

  • Sharp(R) Solar Thinks Outside the Frame With Launch of Thin Film Photovoltaics Module

    Sharp Electronics Corporation's Solar Energy Solutions Group has introduced its frameless, glass-on-glass thin film solar photovoltaic (PV) module. Beyond the appealing aesthetics, Sharp's thin film technology offers greater savings, reliability and longevity without the frame and associated complexity, time and expense that traditional framed modules demand on the installation. ARRA and Buy ...


  • Astrum Solar Teams with DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions to Increase Solar Adoption and Promote Reliability Standards for Solar Modules

     Astrum Solar, the leading full-service home solar provider based in the eastern United States, today announced it has reached an agreement with DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions (DuPont) to collaborate on standards for solar installation offerings and ensure the continued use of premium quality system components. The agreement is designed to speed home solar installations through the adoption ...


    By DuPont

  • Quality standard of the network of excellence DERlab for outdoor tests allows reliable benchmarking of photovoltaic modules

    At a workshop of the conference of the International Solar Energy Society in Kassel, Germany, leading research institutes from Europe and the USA adopted a new draft for an outdoor test standard for photovoltaic modules yesterday. Using this standard, the project partners of the Network of Excellence DERlab (Distributed Energy Resources Laboratory) internationally unify long-term measurements of ...


    By DERlab

  • Global Photovoltaic Module Shipments to Reach 30GW in 2015, According to IDC Energy Insights

    Global solar photovoltaic (PV) module shipments are forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.7% from 2010 to 2015 according to IDC Energy Insights’ ...


    By IDC Energy Insights

  • First Solar Achieves 5GW Photovoltaic Production Milestone

    First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) today announced cumulative production has reached 5 gigawatts (GW), or 66 million solar modules, capable of generating enough clean electricity to power approximately 2.5 million homes. The company began commercial production in 2002 and has since grown to become one of the world’s largest solar module manufacturers, with ...


    By First Solar, Inc.

  • RWE commissions largest photovoltaic park in Hungary

    In the middle of October RWE has officially commissioned the largest photovoltaics plant in Hungary. The 16 MW plant is located approximately 2 km from the town of Visonta, northeast of Budapest. The station comprises 72,480 solar modules with a nominal capacity of 255 watts each. In a sunny country like Hungary the plant will produce electricity from dawn to dusk on most days. Enough to supply ...


    By RWE AG

  • Light at the end of the tunnel for the solar photovoltaic industry

    While the photovoltaic solar market has been one of fastest growing in the renewable energy sector, a new research study considers the current status and prospects as the economic recession grips the sector. Even if demand for solar modules continues to grow, the rapid expansion plans of many cell and module manufacturers could create periods where supply exceeds demand. In this scenario, ...


    By Research Analysts Ltd

  • 20 MW photovoltaic power station in Murcia

    Elecnor intends to build a turnkey photovoltaic power station of 20 MW at Jumilla (Murcia). The site, which will be called Hoya de los Vicentes, will be owned by Luzentia, and will cover more than 65 hectares, the equivalent of 80 football pitches. It will contain 200 separate units, to be managed both on site and remotely, making monitoring easier not only for the operators of the plant but also ...

  • Masdar breaks ground on photovoltaic factory in Germany

    Less than three months after announcing a strategic investment into thin-film photovoltaics, Masdar, the Abu Dhabi renewable energy company, yesterday broke ground on its first photovoltaic production plant in Ichtershausen, Germany. The plant will use advanced production technologies to bring PV closer towards grid parity, and enhance a local economy with a rich history of manufacturing and ...


    By MASDAR

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