Industry Focus


TrendForce’s Online Global PV Market Trends Seminar Successfully Concluded

The online Global PV Market Trends seminar hosted by EnergyTrend of TrendForce alongside renowned businesses such as Risen Energy, Trina Solar, Growatt, Tongwei Solar, and Ginlong was successfully con...  more



[Lithium Battery] Kaijin Starts Construction on Second Phase of Its Anode Production Base in Jiangsu

On January 1, 2023, Jiangsu Kaijin New Energy Technology held a ceremony to mark start of construction for the second phase of its integrated anode production base in Jiangsu. The base is located in New Huanghe District of Yancheng, a prefecture-level city in China’s Jiangsu Province. It is set to comprise 200,000 tons per year of production capacity for anode material used in Li-ion batteries....  more


[Solar] Zhuhai Releases Its Plan for Adding 3.7GW PV Generation Capacity in 2022-2025 Period

In early January, the Development and Reform Bureau of Zhuhai released a notice on the development of PV generation in the city for the 2022-2025 period. Zhuhai is a well-known urban center located in the Pearl River Delta of China’s Guangdong Province. ...  more


[Lithium Battery] Huayou Cobalt and POSCO Chemical Have Inked Ternary Precursor Deal That Exceeds 170,000 Tons in Quantity

On January 4, Huayou Cobalt announced that it has entered into a new long-term supply agreement with Zhejiang Puhua New Energy Materials and POSCO Chemical. Under the agreement, Huayou Cobalt and its subsidiaries will provide Puhua and POSCO Chemical with 15,000 tons and 160,000 tons of ternary precursors respectively during the period from 2023 to 2025....  more


[Wind Energy] What Challenges does Magnification of Offshore Wind Turbines Introduce?

Offshore wind turbines have been constantly enlarging in sizes over recent years in order to capture stronger wind energy, where the height has been growing and the blades have been longer, though such development brings numerous challenges, including upgrades in engineering, as well as maritime and foundation facilities....  more


[Wind Energy] Pricier to Establish Wind Farms in Taiwan? TOWIA: Higher Construction Difficulties at Taiwan Strait

Seeing how various sectors have been recently focusing on the differences in development and cost on offshore wind farms between Taiwan and overseas, and pointing out that the cost of establishing offshore wind power is much lower in overseas, the Taiwan Offshore Wind Industry Association (TOWIA) commented that each country deals with its respective challenges in offshore wind power development, and is thus required to seek for the most optimal solutions according to local conditions....  more