Mounting structures producer GameChange Solar has added new production lines with 6.4 GW capacity in China. It will manufacture both tracker and fixed tilt structures in China. In April 2019, the company bagged contracts for 1.5 GW of projects in the US which it said represents a 30% utility scale market share in the country for 2019. (Photo Credit: GameChange Solar)
- GameChange Solar has added new production lines with 6.4 GW capacity in China
- These production lines have been set up to cater demand for its fixed tile structures and trackers in China, the Middle East, Europe, Australia and Africa
- With these lines, the management says its overall annual production capacity increases to over 15 GW
New York headquartered GameChange Solar, a fixed tilt structures and trackers manufacturer, has added 6.4 GW of tracker and fixed tilt manufacturing lines in China. This takes its cumulative annual production capacity to more than 15 GW.
The product output from its Chinese production lines will be shipped to local projects in China as well as the Middle East, Europe, Australia and Africa. The company did not share the location or individual capacities of the new Chinese lines.
In a brief statement, the company’s Chief Commercial Officer Derick Botha said, “By taking our proven quality and superior engineered tracker and fixed tilt solutions to our lower cost manufacturing base in China, we are able to offer the same superior GameChange Solar products to the global markets at value prices. These prices are below all current market offerings while maintaining the high quality and engineering safety standards and fast installation times for our products that we offer in the United States market.”
In April 2019, the company confirmed securing contracts for more than 1.5 GW of projects for its Genius Tracker and MaxSpan fixed tilt post systems. This takes its total projections for 2019 to more than 3 GW which the company said represents over 30% of the US utility scale market share for 2019.
As per information on the company website, GameChange Solar has more than 6 GW of annual production capacity of its Genius Tracker single axis trackers in North Carolina, New York, Michigan and New Jersey. The company ramped up its manufacturing capacity to over 8 GW, it said in April 2019.