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News tagged Motech
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Motech begins production of new own-brand PV modules

Oct 13, 12:10

Taiwan-based Motech Industries on October 13 announced that it has officially begun producing two new polycrystalline silicon (poly-Si) solar modules, the IM60 and IM72, under its...

Spot prices for 6-inch poly-Si solar wafers rise to US$4, say Taiwan makers

Oct 11, 10:38

Spot prices for 6-inch solar-grade polycrystalline silicon (poly-Si) wafers have risen to US$4 in small trade volumes due to shortages, and prices may go up further, according to...

Taiwan solar cell and wafer makers to benefit from Kyocera accident

Sep 21, 14:10

With Kyocera's plant in Shiga Yasu, Japan, likely to be shut down temporarily for an investigation and reconstruction following and explosion in a casting furnace, the Japan-based...

Rising yen spurs Japan solar companies to increase outsourcing to Taiwan solar cell makers

Sep 15, 01:00

With the Japanese yen rising to a 15-year high, Japan-based solar companies have increased outsourcing to Taiwan-based solar cell makers for cost reasons. Among Taiwan's solar cell...

Motech, GET August revenues hit record highs

Sep 10, 10:33

Motech Industries and Green Energy Technology have both set monthly revenue records in August at NT$2.089 billion (US$65.5 million) and NT$1.524 billion, respectively.

Motech and OCI sign 5-year material supply agreement

Aug 23, 10:42

Solar cell maker Motech Industries has announced the signing of a five-year agreement with South Korea's OCI for polycrystalline silicon (poly-Si) supplies worth US$111.5 million.

Chroma Ate says sales to green industries grow

Aug 17, 16:58

Chroma Ate, which specializes in automatic testing equipment, has revealed sales to green technology sectors including electrical vehicles, LED and solar accounted for 20% of its...

Motech July revenues increase 10% on month

Aug 10, 10:22

Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell maker Motech Industries on August 9 reported revenues of NT$2.936 billion (US$91.1 million) for July, a rise of 10.12% on month and 156.99%...

TSMC to set up rooftop PV system at Fab 14 using Motech solar cells

Jun 22, 12:03

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) will set up a rooftop PV solar system at the phase-four section of its Fab 14 12-inch wafer foundry in the Southern Taiwan Science...

Motech posts revenues of NT$2.2 billion in May 2010

Jun 10, 11:01

Solar cell maker Motech Industries has posted revenues of NT$2.2 billion (US$67.8 million) for May, up 33.11% sequentially and 53.1% on year. Through the first five months of 2010,...

Total S.A to acquire 25% of Motech poly-Si subsidiary

Jun 9, 09:57

French oil company Total S.A will acquire a 25.4% stake of AE Polysilicon (AEP) via its US-based subsidiary Total Gas & Power USA.

Double booking concern no longer an issue, says Motech chairman

May 26, 10:52

With no cancellation for third-quarter orders thus far, Motech Industries chairman Simon Tsuo believes previous concerns for double booking is no longer an issue, adding that the...

Weak euro affects Taiwan-based solar cell makers

May 19, 11:49

Taiwan-based solar cell makers incurred losses in the first quarter of 2010 from depreciation of the euro, according to industry sources. Since Europe-based module makers account...

Motech subsidiary AEP readies for poly-Si volume production using FBR

May 12, 11:39

Motech Industry subsidiary AE Polysilicon (AEP) has successfully completed test production of poly-Si using fluidized bed reactors (FBR), according to Motech chairman Simon Tsuo.

Motech ships 154MWp solar cells in 1Q10

Apr 30, 14:47

Solar cell maker Motech Industry on April 29 announced it shipped 154MWp of solar cells in first-quarter 2010, up about 20% on quarter. Due to product price drops, revenues went down...

Gintech ranks 10th globally in 2009 solar cell production

Apr 1, 11:24

Taiwan-based solar cell maker Gintech Energy ranked 10th in terms of 2009 output among all makers of solar cells or thin-film photovoltaic (PV) modules around the world, according...

Motech seeking hikes in solar cell contract prices for 2Q10, says chairman

Mar 25, 16:46

Taiwan-based solar cell maker Motech Industries is negotiating with clients for higher contract prices for the second quarter of 2010 due to booming demand, according to company chairman...

Motech, Itogumi to set up PV module joint venture in Japan

Stockwatch - Mar 24, 16:43

Taiwan-based solar cell maker Motech Industries announced today (March 24) it has signed with Japan-based Itogumi Construction to set up a joint venture which will acquire the photovoltaic...

TSMC vice president to assume CEO role at solar cell maker Motech

Mar 9, 10:34

Solar cell maker Motech Industries on March 8 announced the appointment of Chang Peng-heng, currently vice president of Materials Management and Risk Management at Taiwan Semiconductor...

Solar cell makers Motech, E-Ton see little impact from earthquake

Mar 5, 11:22

Taiwan-based solar cell makers Motech Industries and E-Ton Solar Tech have indicated that a 6.4 earthquake hitting southern Taiwan on March 4 disrupted their production for 20-30...

Solar cell maker Motech's January revenues hit 14-month high

Feb 10, 11:29

Taiwan-based solar cell maker Motech Industries has reported unaudited revenues of NT$1.728 billion (US$54 million) for January, the highest in 14 months, according to the company.

Motech shareholders approve TSMC investment

Jan 27, 11:06

Shareholders of Motech Industries approved a private placement plan to raise additional capital at a provisional meeting on January 26, introducing Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing...

Motech subsidiary AE Polysilicon obtains US$44.85 million tax credit

Jan 12, 14:52

Taiwan-based solar cell maker Motech Industries on January 11 announced that AE Polysilicon, its US-based subsidiary that makes polycrystalline silicon (poly-Si), has been given a...

Four of five Taiwan-based solar cell makers see December 2009 revenues down on month

Jan 11, 11:13

Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers Motech Industries, E-Ton Solar Tech, Neo Solar Power and DelSolar saw revenues for December 2009 drop on month, while fellow maker...

Motech to double capacity at GE Energy PV module plant in 2010, says chairman

Dec 30, 14:20

Motech Industries will more than double the capacity of the newly acquired PV module plant from GE Energy (USA) next year, according to Simon Tsuo, chairman of the Taiwan-based solar...

Motech to set up PV module capacity in China due to orders from Europe

Dec 30, 13:43

Motech Industries has obtained outsourcing orders for PV modules from suppliers and systems builders in Europe and thus will set up PV module assembly lines at its solar cell factory...

Taiwan-based solar cell maker Motech acquires PV module factory from GE Energy

Dec 29, 11:42

Taiwan-based solar cell maker Motech Industries today announced the acquisition of a crystalline silicon photovoltaic (PV) module assembly factory located in Newark, Delaware from...

Motech to raise additional capital of up to more than NT$6.5 billion; TSMC main investor

Dec 10, 15:08

Motech Industries, a Taiwan-based maker of crystalline silicon solar cells, on December 9 announced that it will raise an additional capital of up to NT$6.616 billion (US$204.8 million)...

Motech a springboard for TSMC to tap China solar market

Dec 10, 14:38

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company's (TSMC's) recently announced investment in Motech Industries is an important milestone for which comes less than six months after the foundry...

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TSMC and Motech partner on solar

Dec 9, 16:24

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and Motech Industries have jointly announced the signing of a share subscription agreement, under which TSMC will subscribe through...

TSMC executives visiting Motech plant in Kunshan

Dec 4, 10:48

Executives of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) are currently visiting Motech (Suzhou) Renewable Energy, a China-based subsidiary of Taiwan-based crystalline silicon...

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Taiwan-based solar cell makers expect strong shipment growth in 2010

Dec 3, 11:32

Most Taiwan-based solar cell makers have reported strong orders for fourth-quarter 2009 and first-quarter 2010, and have also projected that their shipments for all of 2010 will double...

Solar cell maker Motech denies rumor of acquisition by TSMC

Nov 25, 10:50

Rumors have surfaced that Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) is seeking to acquire solar cell maker Motech Industries, as the pure-play foundry gears up for the photovoltaic...

Taiwan solar cell makers Motech, E-Ton, Neo Solar sign supply MOUs with CSI

Nov 18, 14:08

Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers Motech Industries, E-Ton Solar Tech and Neo Solar Power have each signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Canada-based Canadian...

Gintech beats fellow Taiwan solar cell makers in October revenues

Nov 10, 10:29

Gintech Energy was the top crystalline silicon solar cell maker in October with revenues reaching NT$1.854 billion, according to revenue figures reported by the company and his major...

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