Category Archives: Solar

Tonze Invests Additional RMB 3 Billion to Expand LiPF6 Production

published: 2022-08-11 9:30 | editor | category: News
Guangdong Tonze Electric Co. Ltd. announced on August 2 that it has signed an investment agreement with the government of Ruichang. Under the agreement, Tonze will set up a local base for the mass production of LiPF6 (lithium hexafluorophosphate), high-purity LiF (lithium fluoride), and other related chemical products. In terms of production capacity, the base will have 30,000 tons per year for LiPF6 and 6,000 tons per year for LiF. Tonze will be committing an initial investment of around RMB 3 billion. Ruichang is a county-level city in China’s Jiangxi Province. ...  more

Introducing Low-Carbon Technology and Building Renewable Energy! Formosa Plastics Subsidiaries Issue First TCFD Report

published: 2022-08-10 9:30 | editor | category: News
Formosa Plastics, Nan Ya Plastics, Formosa Chemicals & Fibre, and Formosa Petrochemical announced today that they have issued a TCFD report for the first time, revealing relevant information in response to climate change from four key aspects including the replacement of gas boilers and the introduction of biomass raw materials, waste-derived fuels and other low-carbon technologies, building renewable energy such as solar energy, hydropower and wind power, and conducting research on technologies such as carbon capture, storage, utilization, and hydrogen energy. ...  more

Hubei Huitian Adhesive Enterprise Plans to Invest RMB 30 Million to Build Production Lines for PV Cell Back Film

published: 2022-08-10 9:30 | editor | category: Solar
PV celles details, close up picture. Photovoltaics PV is the field of technology and research related to the application of solar cells for energy by converting sunlight directly into electricity. On August 8, Hubei Huitian Adhesive Enterprise released a notice stating that its holding subsidiary Changzhou Huitian New Material plans to build new production lines for PV cell back film. ...  more

Japan Builds Large Cow Manure Power Plant to Resolve Methane Emission of Animal Husbandry

published: 2022-08-09 9:30 | editor | category: News
Canadian company Anaergia is working with Japanese real estate group Toyo’s renewable energy division on building a large cow manure power plant in Japan. As the name suggests, a cow manure power plant converts cow manure from animal husbandry to biofuel in the hope of transforming the significant greenhouse gas methane into new energy. ...  more

Manz Ends Development of CIGS Thin-Film Technology and Exits PV Market Due to Payment Dispute with Shenhua

published: 2022-08-05 9:30 | editor | category: News
German equipment provider Manz AG announced that it has stopped further development of its CIGS thin-film PV technology and will terminate its involvement in the wider PV market because it has been unable to obtain outstanding payments from its Chinese partner Chongqing Shenhua Thin Film Solar Technology Co. Ltd. Manz will be writing off EUR 23.3 million (USD 23.6 million) after failing to reach an agreement with Shenhua. ...  more

Polysilicon Persists in Inflation; Films and Backplanes Marginally Dropped in Prices Due to Lowered Module Utilization

published: 2022-08-04 18:56 | editor | category: Price Trend
Polysilicon This week’s polysilicon prices saw a return to the inflation trend, where the mainstream concluded price has risen to RMB 302/kg in the market, while mono-Si dense materials and mono-Si compound feedings were respectively concluded at a mainstream price of RMB 302/kg and RMB 300/kg. ...  more