Silfab Solar Raises Capital For GW-Scale US Production Fab
Silfab Solar To Build 1 GW Annual Solar Cell & 1.2 GW Module Assembly Plant In US; Raises $125 Million In New Investment Round
Thursday, 09 Mar 2023
North American solar PV manufacturer Silfab Solar Inc is to venture into solar cell manufacturing in the US with its 3rd production facility in the country planned to have 1 GW annual cell production and an additional 1.2 GW module assembly capacity, for which it has now raised $125 million.
SolarEdge Gets Its Own Lithium-Ion Battery Fab
SolarEdge Starts South Korean Fab For Residential Solar-Attached Batteries
Thursday, 26 May 2022
Israel headquartered solar inverter and battery storage supplier SolarEdge Technologies has started test production of battery cells at its 2GWh manufacturing facility Sella 2 in South Korea which will come in handy to build the company’s supply chain resilience.
LONGi Plans Capacity Expansion In China
LONGi Green Energy Plans To Add 20 GW Mono-Si Wafer, 30 GW Mono-Si Cell & 5 GW Module Capacity
Tuesday, 15 Mar 2022
Chinese vertically integrated solar PV manufacturer LONGi Green Energy Technology continues to expand its production capacity with the newest announcement on March 14, 2022 stating it will add 20 GW monocrystalline silicon wafer, 30 GW high efficienc.
Russia To Host Gigawatt Level Heterojunction Factory
Unigreen Energy Starts Construction Of 1.3 GW Silicon N-Type Monocrystalline Ingots & Wafers, Along With 1 GW Heterojunction Cell Factory In Kaliningrad, Russia; Says Will Revive European Solar Industry
Friday, 30 Jul 2021
Russian diversified business group Unigreen Energy – with interests spanning renewable energy, nutrition and ecotourism projects – has started construction on a GW level heterojunction (HJT) factory in the country.
500 MW G12 Cell Production Line Online In Taiwan
Solar Cell & Module Manufacturer TSEC Commences Trial Production On 500 MW Solar Cell Manufacturing Line In Taiwan’s Yuanjing
Friday, 16 Jul 2021
Taiwan Solar Energy Corp (TSEC), the Taiwanese solar cell and module producer, has expanded its annual solar cell production capacity to 1 GW with the installation and trial production of a new cell line of up to 500 MW capacity.
1366 Planning Solar Manufacturing In India
US Based Silicon Wafer Producer 1366 Technologies Planning 2 GW Solar Wafer & Cell Manufacturing In India With A Local Partner: Mint
Tuesday, 22 Jun 2021
India’s INR 45 billion Production Linked Incentive (PLI) scheme seems to be doing the trick to boost domestic PV production, which was the main reason behind introducing the same.
Meyer Burger Raises Capital To Expand Production Capacity
Meyer Burger Secures €185 Million Loan To Expand Solar Cell & Module Capacity In Germany; Plans To Build New Fab With 400 MW Capacity; Says Won’t Sell Heterojunction Solar Cells To 3rd Parties
Wednesday, 16 Jun 2021
No sooner than it launched itself officially as a solar cell and module manufacturer launching its production facilities in Germany, Meyer Burger has announced plans to invest in a 2nd module manufacturing fab with an initial capacity of 400 MW.
Meyer Burger’s Module Fab In Germany Now Open
Meyer Burger Officially Opens 400 MW Solar Module Production Fab In Germany’s Frieberg; Plans To Expand Capacity To 1 GW Now
Wednesday, 26 May 2021
A few days after officially opening its 400 MW solar cell fab in Germany’s Thalheim, solar cell and module producer Meyer Burger has now announced the opening of its module factory, also with 400 MW annual capacity in Germany’s Frieberg, Saxony.
Jolywood To Expand Solar Cell Production By 16 GW
Jolywood To Invest RMB 5.6 Billion To Add 16 GW High-Efficiency Monocrystalline Solar Cell Production Capacity In Shanxi, China
Tuesday, 25 May 2021
Chinese solar backsheet, cell and module manufacturer Jolywood plans to build a new smart factory in China with an annual high-efficiency monocrystalline solar cell production capacity of 16 GW through its wholly-owned subsidiary Shanxi Huayang Jolywood Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.
Indian Cabinet Approves PLI Scheme For Solar Manufacturing
Indian Government Approves Production Linked Incentive Scheme For Solar Modules; Offers INR 45 Billion To Boost Domestic Solar Manufacturing To Add 10 GW Integrated Production Capacity
Thursday, 08 Apr 2021
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved the Production Linked Incentive (PLI) program for solar PV modules, reserving an outlay of INR 45 billion ($602 million) for its implementation.
Tata Power Solar Expands Solar Cell & Module Capacity
India’s Tata Power Solar Expands Solar Cell & Module Manufacturing Capacity To 1.1 GW; Lines Compatible With Large Wafer Sizes
Wednesday, 07 Apr 2021
Tata Power Solar, an Indian solar PV manufacturer and a subsidiary of Tata Power, has expanded its annual production capacity to a total of 1.1 GW. The expansion is both for solar cells and modules.
Trina Solar Shipped 15.91 GW Modules In 2020
Trina Solar’s Cumulative Global Solar Module Shipments In 2020 Added Up To 15.91 GW, With Module Production Capacity Reaching 22 GW
Monday, 05 Apr 2021
By the end of 2021, Trina Solar aims to get its total solar module production capacity to cross 50 GW, with a major share of 210mm sized modules. It will be a growth from 22 GW at the end of 2020.
Jolywood To Produce Solar Cells & Modules In Indonesia
Eying Indonesian & US PV Markets, Chinese Solar Module Maker Jolywood To Set Up Production Base In Indonesia Under Joint Venture With PT Len Agra Energy For 1 GW Solar Cell & 1 GW Module Production
Sunday, 04 Apr 2021
A new joint venture solar cell and module production company is in the making, stationed in Indonesia.
JA To Up Module Capacity to 40 GW By Year End
Chinese Solar Cell & Module Manufacturer JA Solar Shipped 15.88 GW Solar Modules In 2020; Targets 25 GW To 30 GW Shipments In 2021
Wednesday, 31 Mar 2021
Vertically integrated solar PV manufacturer from China, JA Solar shipped 15.88 GW solar PV modules in 2020 (including for self-use) out of which 68.3% accounted for overseas shipments, the company revealed in its annual report for 2020.
Daqo To Supply Polysilicon For New Wafer Manufacturer
Daqo Secures 45,900 MT High-Purity Polysilicon Order To Support 50 GW Large Size Wafer Production Plans Of Newly Established ‘Advanced Solar Wafer Manufacturer’ Gaojing Solar Energy Technology Of China
Wednesday, 17 Mar 2021
A newly established ‘advanced solar wafer manufacturer’ Gaojing Solar Energy Technology Co., Ltd. in China has contracted Daqo New Energy to supply it 45,900 MT polysilicon to support the former’s plans to set up 50 GW large size wafer capacity.
Zhongli Group To Invest In 10 GW Solar Production
Large Size 5 GW Solar Cell & 5 GW Module Production Plans In Jiangsu Province Announced By China’s Zhongli Group Subsidiary Talesun Solar
Monday, 15 Mar 2021
In the space of large sized solar PV products, yet another expansion plan has been revealed by Jiangsu Zhongli Group Co., Ltd. of China.
LONGi Planning 15 GW Monocrystalline Cell Project
LONGi Green Energy To Add 15 GW Monocrystalline Solar Cell Production Capacity In Shaanxi, China For RMB 8 Billion; Group Affiliate Dalian Linton To Enter Electronic Grade Silver Powder Production Space
Tuesday, 19 Jan 2021
The spate of monocrystalline solar cell production expansion continues unabated in China with almost all major manufacturers announcing one project after the other. The latest in line is LONGi Green Energy Technology Co., Ltd.
Trina Solar To Raise Over RMB 5 Billion To Fund Expansion
To Fund 210mm Production Capacity Expansion Projects, Trina Solar Plans To Raise RMB 5.26 Billion Through Convertible Corporate Bonds
Thursday, 07 Jan 2021
Close on the heels of the company’s various announcements to expand its cumulative module manufacturing capacity to 50 GW by the end of 2021, Trina Solar is now looking for finance to fund the projects, all of which will use 210mm large size monocr.
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