Thursday, 20 Oct 2022
Energy China Group and ACWA Power come together for second phase of Saudi PIF PV project; Jolywood to purchase polyester film products from Jiangsu Yuxing; 15 GW module facility of Hefei GCL System achieves full production.
Tuesday, 27 Sep 2022
Anticipating demand from the proliferation of solar overseas and the US clearing Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 (IRA), US headquartered solar PV backsheet supplier Endurans Solar plans to expand its US manufacturing capacity and is scouting locations for a new production plant.
Tongwei Establishes IBC Cell Pilot Line & More From Cybrid, DMEGC, Aiko, Gaoce Technology, JA Solar, Qinghai Lihao
Wednesday, 24 Aug 2022
Tongwei IBC cell pilot line set up; Cybrid operating income up over 81% DMEGC sets up TOPCon & P-IBC cell pilot lines; Aiko to increase subsidiary capital; Gaoce net profit at RMB 237 mn; JA Solar part of SMI China Council; Qinghai Lihao project produces first batch of polysilicon.
Henan Electric Begins 1 GW Solar Project Construction in Xinjiang & More From JinkoSolar, Cybrid, Qinghai Lihao
Monday, 01 Aug 2022
Construction begins for Henan Electric 1 GW PV project in Xinjiang; JinkoSolar to expand production capacity by issuing RMB 10 billion convertible bonds; Cybrid announces Q2/2022 financial results; Phase 1 of Qinghai Lihao silicon project commissioned.
Leading Solar Backsheet Supplier Jolywood’s RMB 882 Million Plan For 250 Million SQM Production Facility
Monday, 25 Jul 2022
Solar cell, module and backsheet manufacturer Jolywood plans to invest RMB 882 million to construct a new backsheet production facility in Jiangsu province with an annual production output of 250 million m2 as it seeks to improve market share in this segment.
Monday, 09 May 2022
Sungrow and Solar Juice enter large Australian solar market deal; Talk to TaiyangNews if you are displaying new products at Intersolar Europe 2022; Trina’s Vertex S wins award; Crown Advanced Material to raise RMB 2 billion; Yabo Technology launches JV with Conch New Energy.
Thursday, 28 Apr 2022
CECEP to raise RMB 6 billion for PV projects and working capital; Hangzhou First to invest in 250 million sq meters film project; China Huaneng Research Institute produces laminated PV modules; Huitian New Material operating income at RMB 960 million.
PVDF Again The Leading Component Of Backsheets In 2020, While Losing Its Grip Due To Short Supply Driven High Prices Starting In 2021
Thursday, 24 Feb 2022
While every layer of a typical 3-layered backsheet is important, the outer UV protection layer is the most critical.
Friday, 18 Feb 2022
Backsheet products are based on different structures using a variety of polymers. These compositions have evolved over time, in tune with the changing needs of module makers – and there is plenty available, as shown in the graphic.
Saturday, 12 Feb 2022
LONGi issues RMB 7 billion bonds; JinkoSolar’s high-efficiency PV project begins construction; Kibing launches subsidiary to build and operate distributed PV stations; Chint partners with INTEC and BeGreen, and Crown Advanced Material speaks about its progress.
Friday, 11 Feb 2022
Amid the material shortage and consequent prices hikes, backsheets and encapsulation materials, the key polymer wraps used in module making are increasingly gaining importance.
US Based Chemicals Company Worthen Industries Rebrands DSM Advanced Solar As Endurans Solar To Supply Solar Co-Extruded Backsheets
Tuesday, 08 Jun 2021
Dutch multinational Royal DSM has completely and officially exited from the field of solar manufacturing after it completed the sale of its Advanced Solar business to US based polymer technologies company Worthen Industries on June 3, 2021.
210mm Sized Solar Module Suppliers—Trina Solar, Risen Energy, Canadian Solar—Claim Acceptability & Interest Growing For 210 Sized Solar Modules During Day 1 Of TaiyangNews Advanced Module Technologies Conference
Thursday, 28 Jan 2021
One has to agree that among several achievements and events that shaped the global solar power industry in 2020, progress in solar module design was a highlight.
TaiyangNews Encapsulant and Backsheet Market Survey Shows Several New Products and Many Technology Updates
Thursday, 26 Nov 2020
One might think there’s little room for further developments of backsheet and encapsulants, the polymers protecting the electric circuit of a solar module from the elements and mechanical stress.
TaiyangNews Talked to 2 Executives of DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions – Mark Ma, Global Marketing Manager, & Kaushik Roy Choudhury, Technical Manager Global PV Reliability – on Solar Module Reliability
Thursday, 26 Nov 2020
TaiyangNews talked to two executives of DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions – Mark Ma and Kaushik Roy Choudhury on various topics including reliability concerns with larger modules, experiences from field reliability to tests and benefits of transparent backsheet based bifacial modules.
EVA Clearly Dominates The Market for Encapsulates of Solar Modules With White Version Gaining Shares And POE Profiting From Bifacial Trend
Wednesday, 18 Nov 2020
Among the polymer wraps used in module making, the encapsulation segment is quite limited in terms of choices among the polymer selection. EVA has been the predominant choice of encapsulation materials.
Dr. Gernot Oreski of Polymer Competence Center Leoben During TaiyangNews Reliable PV Module Conference: Want Long Term Stability For Solar PV Module? Undertake Extensive Testing Of Various Packaging Components Before Market Debut
Sunday, 15 Nov 2020
The main purpose behind all new developments in the space of solar PV technology is to finally bring down the levelized cost of energy (LCOE) without compromising on the quality and reliability of the system installed.
TaiyangNews Backsheet and Encapsulation Materials Survey by Listed Products based on Fluro, Non Fluoro, EVA and Non EVA segments.
Saturday, 14 Nov 2020
TaiyangNews has been summarizing the developments in the backsheets segment since 2017 in the form of market surveys. Previously, our coverage consisted of only the backsheets segment.
TaiyangNews Market Survey Shows Fluoropolymers Clearly Dominate Backsheets For Solar Modules With PVDF Having Big Stake In This Segment
Monday, 09 Nov 2020
Today’s backsheet are available in wide variety of composition and structures. When it comes to backsheet compositions, fluoropolymers rule the roost.
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