Industry Focus


[2019 SNEC] Trends in the Development of Solar Power Technology from SNEC Exhibition: Modules with Lower Costs and Higher Efficiency and Inverters Featuring Lower LCOE

The eye-catching SNEC PV Power Expo took place in Shanghai last week. This event has been held annually during late May and early June as this period of time best reflects the industry’s expectations ...  more



[EV] URE Will Launch Hydrogen-Fueled Motorcycle in Q4

United Renewable Energy Co., Ltd. (URE), a leading PV power firm in Taiwan, will roll out a hydrogen-fueled motorcycle in Q4, announced Hung Chuan-hsien, chairman, at the shareholders' meeting on June 16....  more


[Solar] Renewable Energy Surpasses Nuclear Power in Output in Taiwan

Output of renewable energy overtakes nuclear power again....  more


[Solar] Price Trend: Silicon Price Becomes Unstable, and the Driving Force of Bifacial Modules Is Worth Looking Forward to

This week, the overall market still had a wait-and-see atmosphere. Affected by the downstream si-wafer’s tight demand, upstream polysilicon price became unstable. Currently, the industry’s si-wafer inventory is still relatively low, and the overall PV cell production is still rising. The activity in the module market has not been as strong as expected. ...  more


[Solar] Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital Completes 1.6 Megawatt Solar Energy Generation Project with Ameresco

Ameresco, Inc., (NYSE:AMRC), a leading energy efficiency and renewable energy company, and Sutter Health today announced the completion of a 1.6 megawatt solar energy system at the Sutter Santa Rosa Regional Hospital (SSRRH). The 84-bed acute-care facility is one of 24 hospitals in the Sutter Health network and is known as one of the greenest hospitals in Northern California....  more


[EV] JR East Ready to Launch Hydrogen Fuel/Lithium Battery Train in 2024

East Japan Railway Company will develop hydrogen fuel/lithium battery train, dubbed as "FV-E991," which is scheduled for test run in Kanagawa Prefecture in 2021 before formal launch by 2024, according to a news release of the company....  more