Hanwha Q CELLS has signed a major solar module supply agreement with NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, a subsidiary of U.S.-based NextEra Energy, Inc., to supply more than 1.5GW of solar PV modules from October 2015 to December 2016 (4Q15~4Q16). The supp.. more
SolarWorld AG will expand its production in Arnstadt, Germany, by manufacturing solar mono-crystals. In addition, the group will upgrade all of its solar cell production lines to manufacture highly efficient PERC cells. Dr.-Ing. E. h. Frank Asbeck, CEO of Sola.. more
SolarWorld AG has been consistently investing into high efficiency technology. At its site in Freiberg, Germany, the group will upgrade its solar cell production step by step to the PERC technology, reaching a cell capacity of around 400 MW there.
PERC stands fo.. more
Trina Solar launched two new high-efficiency modules, the Honey Plus (PC05A (II)), a multi-crystalline module and the Honey M Plus (DC05A (II)), a mono-crystalline module, which offer average power outputs of 275W and 285W, respectively. In addition, the Hone.. more
Tempress Group Holding, B.V. announced that it has acquired a majority ownership interest in SoLayTec, B.V., located in Eindhoven, The Netherlands, from RENA. SoLayTec is a provider of atomic layer deposition (ALD) systems used in high efficiency solar cell.. more
WINAICO, a global PV module brand by the semiconductor company, Win Win Precision Technology Co., Ltd., begins shipping 230 W, 48 cell modules to Japanese key customers. The 230 W, WST-230M6-H, module combines the world’s.. more
MB-PERC (Passivated Emitter Rear Cell) from Meyer Burger is an advanced cell technology that offers customers the opportunity to substantially increase the efficiency and performance of their existing solar cell production lines. The orders received in the last few d.. more