Category Archives: News

China’s Tightened Energy Control Affects Economy and Everyday Life, including Taiwanese Companies in Mainland

published: 2021-09-27 15:13 | editor | category: News
Sources in China indicate that Suzhou—a base camp of Taiwanese companies in the mainland—will suspend electricity supply from the noon of September 26 to October 1 following the country’s policy “Dual Control System of Total Energy Consumption and Intensity” (hereinafter “the dual control policy”), which has affected local enterprises and their counterparts from Taiwan. ...  more

Rosatom to Build a 3GWh Battery Production Base in Kaliningrad

published: 2021-09-27 9:30 | editor | category: News
Energy news websites and other media outlets have reported that Russian state-owned energy company Rosatom has chosen Kaliningrad as the location for its new manufacturing base for lithium-ion batteries. Bordering between Poland and Lithuania, the Kaliningrad Oblast remains strategically vital to Russia’s interests in the Baltic Region. ...  more

Spain's 160 MW solar plant has been approved

published: 2021-09-26 17:27 | editor | category: News
The government of Spain’s Navarra region has approved a 160 MW solar project planned by the local renewable energy association Anpier. The project doubles the PV capacity currently installed in the region. This kind of project wou...  more

Russia allocates 775MW of solar PV

published: 2021-09-26 17:19 | editor | category: News
Russian wholesale electricity market administrator JSC ATS has allocated 775MW of solar PV in the country’s eighth auction round. The solar recorded a lowest price of ₽4.33/kWh (US$0.05/kWh). Chosen solar projects, which are expec...  more

Energy Taiwan 2021 Postponed to December 8–10

published: 2021-09-24 13:52 | editor | category: News
The most iconic energy industry gathering in Taiwan, Energy Taiwan 2021—which was supposed to be held between October 27 and 29 at TaiNEX 2—has been postponed. On September 9, the organizers, SEMI and TAITRA, announced that the show has been put off to December 8–10. ...  more

Golden Solar’s Xuzhou Base Begins Shipments of 182mm Mono-Si Wafers

published: 2021-09-24 10:43 | editor | category: News
Golden Solar New Energy Technology Holdings Ltd. (Golden Solar) announced on September 17 that its first batch of 182mm mono-Si wafers was shipped to its client Taoistic Solar from its manufacturing base in Xuzhou, a city in China’s Jiangsu Province. The announcement followed an earlier notice released by the company on September 7 stating that it secured an order for 1 million pieces of 158.75mm mono-Si wafers from the same client. Hence, the latest shipments represent upside demand. ...  more