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Global solar wafer demand, prices to fall in 2H16, says GCL-Poly Energy CEO

May 25, 16:00

While there was tight global supply of solar wafers in fourth-quarter 2015 and first-quarter 2016, global demand is expected to decrease and thus prices will slip in the second half...

NSP to shut down PV module factory in Taiwan

Stockwatch - May 25, 11:29

Solar cell maker Neo Solar Power (NSP) has announced that it will close a PV module factory in Hsinchu, northern Taiwan, at the end of May.

Poly-Si solar wafers to remain competitive over next 5 years, says GCL-Poly Energy CTO

May 24, 15:58

For solar wafers, poly-Si models will remain competitive over the next five years by using black silicon technology to hike energy conversion rates as well as enlarged crystal-growing...

Abnormal cost hinders China PV development, says Trina Solar chairman

May 24, 15:49

To secure healthy development in establishing and operating PV power stations in China, it is necessary to eliminate abnormal costs, according to chairman and CEO Gao Jifan for China-based...

Motech Industries, SAS chosen as respondents in US anti-dumping tariff review

May 20, 10:26

The US Department of Commerce (DOC) has selected crystalline silicon solar cell makers Motech Industries and Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) as respondents for its review of...

Gintech has no merger plan for subsidiary, say sources

May 19, 10:41

Solar cell maker Gintech Energy has no plans to have its solar wafer subsidiary Utech Solar merge with fellow maker Eversol, sources with Gintech has said in the wake of market rumors...

Gintung Energy to sell PV module equipment

May 19, 10:29

PV module maker Gintung Energy has announced it will sell manufacturing equipment with annual capacity of 50MWp and move all production lines to solar wafer maker Green Energy Technology's...

China PV makers expanding capacity

May 16, 11:03

Several China-based first-tier and second-tier PV makers have been expanding or plan to expand solar cell production capacity in China or overseas, and they are likely to ramp up...

Motech to set up solar cell capacity in central China

May 11, 15:50

Motech Industries will set up annual solar cell production capacity of 500MWp at its new factory in Maanshan, central China by moving 400MWp from its Taiwan factories and 100MWp from...

NSP to set up joint venture in Vietnam for PV modules

May 11, 15:26

Neo Solar Power (NSP) plans to set up annual PV module production capacity of 400MWp in Vietnam through a joint venture with Vietnam-based Vina Solar Technology, according to industry...

China makers rushing to expand PERC capacities

May 10, 14:59

China-based PV makers are rushing to expand PERC (passivated emitter and rear cell) crystalline silicon solar cell production capacities in China mainly because the China government...

NSP posts 1Q16 net EPS of NT$0.13

May 10, 11:58

Solar cell maker Neo Solar Power (NSP) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$5.904 billion (US$182 million), gross margin of 12.73%, net operating profit of NT$157 million, net...

GET, Solartech, TSEC post 1Q16 profits

May 9, 10:59

Solar wafer maker Green Energy Technology (GET), and solar cell makers Solartech Energy and TSEC have reported financial reports for the first quarter of 2016, recording net EPS of...

Trina Solar unveils N-type IBC monocrystalline silicon solar cell with energy conversion rate of 23.5%

Apr 29, 09:59

China-based Trina Solar has announced that its in-house-developed N-type IBC (interdigitated back contact 6-inch monocrystalline silicon solar cell has been tested by Japan-based...

SAS to sue solar wafer makers for patent infringement

Apr 28, 13:10

Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) has revealed it is preparing to file charges against China- and Taiwan-based makers who allegedly have infringed on its patent No. 1452185 concerning...

Foxconn to place more investment in solar energy subsidiary in China

Stockwatch - Apr 28, 12:13

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has announced to increase its investments in its solar energy subsidiary in Nanyang, China by CNY127.1 million (US$19.58 million).

China 1Q16 PV installation capacity hits record, say reports

Apr 27, 11:53

Total PV installation capacity in China in the first quarter of 2016 reached 7.14GWp, the highest quarterly level on record and consisting of 6.17GWp for PV power stations and 0.97GWp...

Taiwan solar cell makers to stay in US anti-dumping review after JA Solar withdrawal

Apr 25, 15:50

Taiwan-based solar cell makers who have considered withdrawing their applications for the US Department of Commerce (DOC) to review the anti-dumping tariffs imposed on them since...

TS Solartech to expand production capacity in 2H16

Apr 25, 10:54

TS Solartech Sdn Bhd, a Malaysia-based crystalline silicon solar cell maker in which Taiwan-based Solartech Energy holds a 42% stake, will expand annual production capacity from nearly...

Taiwan solar cell makers may withdraw from US anti-dumping tariff review

Apr 19, 12:32

JA Solar has asked the US Department of Commerce (DOC) to select Vietnam-based PV module makers Vina Solar Technology and Boviet Solar Technology as respondents in its review of the...

Firms offer drone-based security services, says paper

Newswatch - Apr 18, 22:13

Security service provider Taiwan Shih Kong Security and GeoSat Aerospace & Technology, a provider of satellite-based navigation, location, remote-sensing and GIS (geographic information...

Giga Solar Materials to start production at China factory in September

Apr 13, 22:27

PV conductive paste maker Giga Solar Materials is constructing a factory in eastern China and will begin production of PV silver paste, silver-aluminum paste and aluminum paste for...

SAS to produce PERC N-type solar cells

Apr 13, 15:25

Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) will start production of PERC (passivated emitter and rear cell) N-type crystalline silicon solar...

Motech Industries holds rosy outlook on 2016 business

Apr 13, 14:38

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Motech Industries is optimistic about business in 2016, although demand in the second quarter will slightly decrease due to seasonal effects,...

Giga Solar sees increased March revenues

Apr 11, 14:26

PV conductive paste maker Giga Solar Materials has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.571 billion (US$47.8 million) for March, growing 27.41% on month and 62.76% on year, and...

GCL-Poly slightly lower solar wafer quotes for Taiwan cell makers

Apr 11, 11:43

China-based poly-Si solar wafer maker GCL-Poly Energy Holdings has lowered quotes for Taiwan-based solar cell makers to an average US$0.87 per wafer from the March level of US$0.88,...

Motech Industries, TSEC March revenues hit 63-month high, record

Stockwatch - Apr 8, 12:27

Cyrstalline silicon solar cell maker Motech Industries on April 7 reported consolidated revenues of NT$3.243 billion (US$98.7 million) for March, the highest monthly figure since...

Taiwan solar cell makers shift to higher efficiency models for shipments to China

Apr 8, 12:20

Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers, in view of price-cut competition for polycrystalline solar cells with energy conversion rates of 17.8-18.0%, have increased production...

Neo Solar Power to set up N-type HJT solar cell production line

Apr 8, 11:56

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Neo Solar Power on April 7 announced that it will set up an N-type HJT (heterojunction) solar cell production line, the first one of its kind...

JA Solar USA asks DOC to include Vina Solar, Boviet Solar in anti-dumping tariff review

Apr 7, 10:40

While the US Department of Commerce (DOC) is reviewing anti-dumping tariff rates that has been imposed on Taiwan-based solar cell makers since December 2014, JA Solar USA has requested...

Gintech revenues up on year in March

Apr 7, 10:31

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Gintech Energy has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.515 billion (US$46.1 billion) for March, decreasing 6.51% on month but increasing 82.06%...

Some Taiwan solar cell makers lower quotes for April

Mar 31, 22:12

Some Taiwan-based solar cell makers, especially those heavily relying on orders released by China-based module makers, have seen decreasing orders from China and thus have lowered...

Neo Solar Power sees declining orders from China, says CEO

Mar 31, 16:26

Solar cell maker Neo Solar Power has seen orders from China-based PV module makers decreasing since late first-quarter 2016, according to company CEO Sam Hong.

Neo Solar Power CEO Sam Hong

GES starts operating PV power station in Dominican Republic

Mar 31, 11:11

General Energy Solutions (GES), a company engaged in investment in establishing and operating PV power-generating stations, has announced that it has begun operation of a PV power...

Global solar polysilicon prices rise, IHS says

Mar 30, 15:33

The ongoing trade dispute between China and the US continues to affect the manufacture of polysilicon used for solar-photovoltaic (PV) modules in both countries, but not equally....

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    New Energy see-through SolarWindow coatings

    New Energy Technologies, a developer of see-through SolarWindow coatings, capable of generating electricity on glass and flexible plastics, has claimed it has made breakthroughs towards...

    Photo: Company, Nov 25.

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    AUO-sponsored Apollo VI

    AU Optronics (AUO) has announced that the company is one of the main sponsors of Apollo VI, a solar car created by Taiwan's National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences. Apollo...

    Photo: Company, Oct 17.

  • Suntech+HiPerforma+solar+module

    Suntech HiPerforma solar module

    Suntech has introduced the new HiPerforma 250 watt solar module that can be installed for residential, commercial and utility-scale uses. The module adopts Suntech's Pluto cell...

    Photo: Suntech, Jul 13.

  • AUO+14%2Dinch+solar%2Dpower+touch+keyboard+notebook+solution

    AUO 14-inch solar-power touch keyboard notebook solution

    AU Optronics (AUO) has introduced a 14-inch solar-powered touch keyboard solution for notebook. The thickness of the solar module used in the solution is reduced to 2.1mm. The solar...

    Photo: company, Nov 3.

  • Applied+Materials+Solar+Technology+Center+in+China

    Applied Materials Solar Technology Center in China

    Applied Materials has opened an advanced solar research and demonstration facility in Xian, China. The Solar Technology Center is comprised of laboratory and office buildings covering...

    Photo: Company, Oct 30.

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