INDUSTRY FOCUS

2018-01-02

Poverty Alleviation Will Be Highlight of China's 2018 PV Power Policy

Standard FiT (feed-in tariffs) of China's PV power stations for grid connection will be cut, according to the notice publicized by the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) on Dec. 22, with the new rates listed below:1. Cut FiT for PV power stations inaugurated after Jan. 1, 2018 in I, II, and III resources category areas to 0.55 yuan/kWh, 0.65 yuan/kWh, and 0.75 yuan/.. more

NEWS

2018-01-17

[EV] GS to Build New Auto Li-ion Battery Plant in Europe for EV Market

According to Nikkei on January 11, 2018, Britain and France's governments have announced that they will prohibit the use of internal combusti.. more

2018-01-17

[Solar] 4th Solar Cell Paste and Metallization Forum will be held on Mar. 29, 2018 in Wuxi, Jiangsu, China

It’s my pleasure to introduce you the 4th Solar Cell Paste and Metallization Forum, which will be held onMarch 29 in Wuxi, Jiangsu, Ch.. more

2018-01-17

[Solar] PV Power Prospects Overshadowed by Three Major Problems

As a leading renewable energy, prospects PV power is still overshadowed by three major problems: Problem 1: PV cell costDr. Varun Sivaram, an.. more

2018-01-16

[Solar] PriceTrend: Prices of Mono PV Cell and Modules Are Pressed Down Severely; Downstream Market Prices Becomes Unstable

Tier-one manufacturers received enough orders for January. However, because the demand of the China market tended to be weak, tier-two or –t.. more

2018-01-16

[EV] DRC Plans to More Than Double the Royalty Rate on Cobalt Exports; Rising Prices for Battery Metals Could Impact Electric Car Production

Prices of battery metals have been soaring recently as auto makers worldwide begin to compete in the market for electric vehicles (EV). According .. more

2018-01-15

[Solar] Solar Photovoltaics Is Seen as the Leading Option for Renewable Electricity Generation at Airports

Major international airports worldwide serve millions of travelers each year and consume huge amounts of electricity all year round. Due to the comp.. more

PV MARKET STATUS

Wafer
2018/01/10 update

Item Avg Chg
Super High Efficiency Multi-Si Wafer 0.670 (-0.15 %)
Diamond-wire Slicing Multi-si Wafer 0.620 (-0.32 %)
Mono-Si Wafer 0.710 (-0.14 %)

Cell
2018/01/10 update

Item Avg Chg
China-made High Efficiency Multi-Si Cell 0.219 (-0.45 %)
Mono-Si PERC PV Cell 0.243 (-1.62 %)
Mono-Si Cell 0.221 (-0.9 %)
【Annoucement】The “highest point” of high-efficiency multi and mono-Si cells is the average price of PERC. The price of Chinese and Taiwanese multi-Si cells is referring to cells with efficiency of 18.2%, while the price of high-efficiency cells is referring to cells with efficiency higher than 18.4%. The price of mono-Si cells is referring to efficiency of 19.8-19.9%. If any questions, please feel free to [ contact us ] !

PriceTrend: Prices of Mono PV Cell and Modules Are Pressed Down Severely; Downstream Market Prices Becomes Unstable

Tier-one manufacturers received enough orders for January. However, because the demand of the China market tended to be weak, .. more

TrendForce Reports Prices of Lithium-Ion Battery Cells Enters a Slow Climb; Supply of Polymer Cells Remains Tight


The latest lithium-ion battery market report from EnergyTrend, a division of TrendForce, finds that the price upswing for bat.. more

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