Category Archives: Solar

American Firm Says It Has Turned CO2 into a Renewable Fuel That Could Revolutionize Aviation Industry

published: 2021-01-11 18:30 | editor | category: News
The COVID-19 has radically changed how people live, work, and travel on a global scale. Aviation is one of many industries that have experienced an unprecedented decline due to this black swan event. Industry analysts have estimated that the global air passenger traffic registered a record-breaking decline of 60% YoY for 2020. While a recovery is expected, the pre-pandemic level will not return until 2024. ...  more

Bullish on Solar Demand, TSEC Invests NT$700 Million to Build a Production Line for Large-Size PV Cells

published: 2021-01-07 18:30 | editor | category: News
TSEC, which is a major Taiwan-based manufacturer of PV products, announced that it will be investing NT$700 million to set up a production line for large-size PV cells at its manufacturing base in Hsinchu. Building up the production capacity for large-size PV cells will enhance TSEC’s competitiveness, as the company is banking on the continuing demand growth in the domestic and overseas markets. Once the new production line is up and running, Taiwan’s solar sector will be able to offer next-generation PV cells based on wafers sized 10 to 12 inches. ...  more

Delta’s Fourth MW-Level Energy Storage System in Taiwan Will Enter Operation at Chang-bin Solar Project

published: 2021-01-05 18:30 | editor | category: News
Delta, a major manufacturer of electronics and power supply units, announced on December 30 that the completion of its 1.5MW/1.5MWh energy storage system at the Chang-bin Solar Project has been verified. The system has been formally delivered to the Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) and is ready to enter operation. ...  more

SolarEdge Targets Large End-Users with Integrated PV Solutions Featuring Arc Fault Detection and Rapid Shutdown

published: 2021-01-05 18:02 | editor | category: Event
Generally speaking, PV systems are safe to use if they are properly installed and regularly maintained. Still, more can be done to make them even safer, more reliable, and more intelligent. Continuous improvements in the safety of PV systems is obviously something welcomed by system operators and end-users. “There is no compromise to safety,” said Owen Tsai, director at SolarEdge Technologies Taiwan. ...  more