Category Archives: Solar

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

Indian solar manufacturers release high-output modules

published: 2021-09-23 17:57 | editor | category: News
Indian solar manufacturers insluding Adani Solar, Jakson, Premier Energies, Vikram Solar, Waaree and other Indian manufacturers are showcasing their high-output modules ranging from 500 W to over 600 W at this year’s Renewable Ene...  more

PV Industry Price Trend: Upstream Polysilicon Inflation Remains Unabated amidst Apparent Pressure in the Module Sector

published: 2021-09-23 17:22 | editor | category: Price Trend
Polysilicon The polysilicon market saw a relatively sluggish level of transactions this week, and overall prices remained temporarily stable. Most polysilicon businesses are still in the delivery phase this week, and have yet to adjust the mainstream quotations, where mono polysilicon is maintained at roughly RMB 215/kg in mainstream quotation, while multi polysilicon is now at US$105/kg. ...  more

Japanese Government Plans to Mandate PV Installations on New Homes

published: 2021-09-23 9:30 | editor | category: News
In Japan, a draft proposal on green building requirements was recently approved at a government-sponsored panel meeting, according to reporting by news agencies based in the country and elsewhere. The proposal calls for a tightened energy efficiency standard that will be applicable to new residential buildings starting in 2025. ...  more