Thursday, 14 Sep 2023
The trend to very high efficiency module continues in our TOP SOLAR MODULES list for September. Huasun, previously at 5th position, has made a leap to 3rd place after increasing efficiency by close to 0.5 percentage points to 23.02%.
Astronergy Supplies TOPCon PV Modules For Solar V2G System In National Park & More From Trina Solar, Fusion Materials, Metron New Materials
Monday, 21 Aug 2023
Astronergy joins hands with One Planet Foundation (OPF) and NIO for the world’s first EV PV Self-consumption System; Trina Solar commences mass production of Vertex N-type 700 W+ modules at Qinghai Base; Fusion Materials H1 2023 shipments and p.
Tuesday, 15 Aug 2023
Maxeon has improved the top efficiency of its panel product portfolio to a next level, nearly 1.5 years after we started this TOP modules ranking. A spin-off of SunPower, Maxeon was the #1 back then with a module efficiency of 22.7.
Leadmicro Chief Scientist Baochen Liao Talked To TaiyangNews About The Key Enablers for TOPCon Cell Production
Friday, 14 Jul 2023
Leadmicro offers production equipment solutions for mass production of TOPCon solar cells, while Tube-type PECVD attracts the center stage. Tube-type PECVD is currently one of the two main approaches used for applying the rear passivation stack in TOPCon processing.
Wednesday, 12 Jul 2023
TaiyangNews monthly TOP SOLAR MODULE list features as many as 6 new integrated module manufacturers with 10 products. A new product range from one of the previously listed companies is also included in this month’s list.
Thursday, 06 Jul 2023
At the TaiyangNews Virtual Conference on Global PV System Technology Trends H1/2023 Jason Yan from LONGi presented the Chinese vertically integrated company’s new Hi-MO 7 solar modules for utility scale applications.
Tuesday, 04 Jul 2023
On Day 1 of the TaiyangNews Virtual Conference on Global PV System Technology Trends H1/2023, Rocky Li, Product Manager Trina Solar, presented the company’s Vertex n-iTOPCon module series (click on photo to watch his presentation).
Tuesday, 20 Jun 2023
Huawei Digital and ACWA Power to conduct PV innovation and technical research; Horad and SEG SOLAR strike partnership deal; Auner perovskite cell efficiency touches 31.46%; Mass production in 2025 planned for Boamax Technologies perovskite/silicon stacked cells.
Thursday, 15 Jun 2023
TaiyangNews has been covering the efficiency progress of solar modules through its annual reports on Advanced Module Technologies starting from 2017 and its annual conference as of 2020.
DAS Solar Zhangzhou Facility Produces First Module & More From JP-Solar, Solar Potential, Haitai Solar
Monday, 12 Jun 2023
DAS Solar 4 GW facility in Zhangzhou produces first module; JP-Solar invests in HJT facility in Leshan; Construction time for Solar Potential Energy’s Anhui facility; Haitai Solar to build 10 GW TOPCon facility.
Tuesday, 06 Jun 2023
Chinese vertically integrated solar PV manufacturer Trina Solar has announced achieving 26% mass production efficiency for its n-type i-TOPCon advanced solar cell technology resulting in module output of over 700W.
Friday, 02 Jun 2023
At the recently concluded SNEC Conference & Exhibition 2023 in China’s Shanghai, the Chairman and President of pioneering TOPCon manufacturer DAS Solar Liu Yong talked to TaiyangNews Managing Director Michael Schmela in an exclusive interview.
Monday, 29 May 2023
Indian solar module maker Gautam Solar is expanding its annual production capacity to 1 GW after it signed a contract with China’s Jinchen Corp for a 500 MW high efficiency automatic manufacturing line comprising n-type TOPCon solar technology.
Tongwei Solar n-type modules released at SNEC & More From JinkoSolar, Trina, Haitai Solar, Astronergy
Friday, 26 May 2023
Tongwei releases 2 n-type modules at SNEC; JinkoSolar TOPCon cells TUV SUD certified; Trina and ECEPDI seal PV equipment purchase deal; Haitai Solar unveils Taihe 2.0 Magic Frame at SNEC; Astronergy RSD devices receive TÜV certification.
Leading Chinese Manufacturer Introduces New Module Using Passivated Contacts Technology With 22.5% Efficiency
Wednesday, 24 May 2023
One of the world’s largest solar PV manufacturers LONGi has unveiled its latest bifacial solar module Hi-MO 7 based on the company’s HPDC technology at the ongoing annual SNEC 2023 event in China, with a mass production output of 580W and conversion efficiency of 22.5%.
Wednesday, 24 May 2023
Sharp Energy Solutions Europe has unveiled a new bifacial TOPCon solar module with 570W output and up to 22.07% module efficiency targeting it for commercial and utility scale free-field installations.
Friday, 19 May 2023
After the 23% module efficiency threshold was broken by Aiko in the March edition of our commercially available TOP Solar Modules ranking, another company has managed to reach that level – LONGi Solar.
Huangshi Sunshine 3 GW Facility Commissioned & More From Regin Solar, Gaoce Technology, Jinenu Solar
Monday, 15 May 2023
First phase of Huangshi Sunshine 3 GW facility commissioned; Regin Solar’s cell and module facility in Chizhou begins construction; Gaoce exhibits ultra-thin silicon wafer at conference; Jinenu Solar to build 3 GW module facility in Anhui.
Module Maker FuturaSun Goes For Vertical Integration; Announces 10 GW TOPCon Cell Manufacturing Plan
Monday, 15 May 2023
FuturaSun, the Italian solar module producer, has announced major solar offensive with plans to expand its footprint into n-type TOPCon cell manufacturing for a total of 10 GW annual capacity in China’s Huai’an in Jiangsu province.
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Japanese solar financier, developer and operator Shift Energy Japan has contracted solar software service provider @solargis to provide satellite based solar data & PV ...simulation services to evaluate feasible project pipeline in Japan and Southeast Asia https://taiyangnews.info/technology/solar-data-simulation-services-for-sej/
#India will achieve self-sufficiency for solar PV module demand by FY 2026 as nameplate module manufacturing capacity grows to 110 GW and it can cater to overseas markets as a ...'viable alternative' to China for quality & price: @ResearchJmk @ieefa_institute https://taiyangnews.info/business/india-could-compete-with-chinese-pv-in-next-3-years/
Pakistan Textile Industry Giant Partners with Huasun Energy for 20MW Solar Project Using High-Efficiency HJT Modules
Setting a new world record once again! DAS Solar announces the new cell efficiency up to 26.33% for TOPCon 4.0 technology!
DMEGC Solar’s Manufacturing Base in Lianyungang Commences Operation, Producing the First 5GW High-Efficiency Solar Module