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Neo Solar Power to float overseas convertible bonds

Oct 20, 22:36

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Neo Solar Power will float 3-year overseas convertible bonds on the Singapore Exchange on October 27 and expects to raise US$120 million, according...

China may revise 2017 PV feed-in tariff cuts

Oct 20, 11:44

China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) has set tentative feed-in tariff rates for PV power stations to be established in 2017, reducing them by 23.47-31.25% from...

Merits of poly-Si and mono-Si wafers debated at PV Taiwan forum

Oct 17, 21:48

Shu Hua, vice president for the largest China-based solar-grade polycrystalline silicon wafer maker GCL-Poly Energy Holdings, and Li Zhenguo, chairman of largest China-based solar-grade...

GCL-Poly Energy Holdings vice president Shu Hua

Giga Solar Materials expects sequential growth of 30-40% in 4Q16 shipment

Oct 13, 11:29

PV conductive paste maker Giga Solar Materials expects its shipments in the fourth quarter of 2016 to increase 30-40% on quarter, according to company chairman Jimmy Chen.

Giga Solar Materials chairman Jimmy Chen

AUO to complete 32MWp PV installation in Taiwan in 2016

Oct 12, 11:09

AU Optronics (AUO) is setting up rooftop PV systems around Taiwan and will complete total PV installation capacity of 32MWp in 2016, according to the company.

A rooftop PV system at an AUO factory in southern Taiwan

Motech, NSP post mixed on-month growth in September revenues

Oct 11, 11:42

Solar cell maker Motech Industries saw September consolidated revenues of NT$1.373 billion (US$43.7 million) decrease 22.16% on month and 45.92% on year, while fellow maker Neo Solar...

GET, SAS see September revenues down on year

Oct 7, 17:08

Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Green Energy Technology on October 6 reported consolidated revenues of NT$715 million (US$22.8 million) for September, rising 10.83% on...

Gintech Energy, TSEC see mixed on-month growth in September

Stockwatch - Oct 7, 13:53

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Gintech Energy on October 6 reported September consolidated revenues of NT$716 million (US$22.8 million), increasing 18.56% on month but decreasing...

Taiwan sets 2017 renewable energy feed-in tariff rates

Oct 5, 14:50

Taiwan's Bureau of Energy has set feed-in tariff rates for generation of renewable energy, with PV power from NT$4.4098/kWh (US$0.1404) to NT$6.1033/kWh, according to the Ministry...

Solartech Energy, Danen Technology see decreased September revenues

Oct 4, 11:24

Solar cell maker Solartech Energy and poly-Si solar wafer maker Danen Technology have reported consolidated revenues of NT$449 million (US$14.3 million) and NT$41.7 million respectively...

SAS, Cathay Life Insurance to set up joint venture to invest in PV power generation in Taiwan, says report

Newswatch - Oct 3, 12:31

Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) and Cathay Life Insurance will establish a joint venture specifically to invest in PV power-generating...

China to lower PV feed-in tariffs for 2017, say reports

Sep 30, 11:10

China's National Development and Reform Commission plans to decrease feed-in tariff for PV power-generating stations set up in 2017, with tentative reductions of 31.25% for category...

Tokuyama to sell Malaysia-based polysilicon factory to OCI

Sep 29, 22:27

Japan-based Tokuyama will sell its polysilicon factory in Malaysia to South Korea-based OCI for US$98 million, with the transaction to be finished by March 31, 2017, according to...

Brave C&H Supply to be listed on Taiwan OTC in October

Sep 28, 11:34

Precision screen maker Brave C&H Supply will be listed on Taiwan's over-the-counter (OTC) bourse in late October, according to the company.

Prices for solar-grade monocrystalline, polycrystalline silicon wafers drop to US$0.68, US$0.50

Sep 27, 21:59

China-based makers have lowered quotes for a M2-size solar-grade monocrystalline silicon wafer and polycrystalline silicon wafer to US$0.68 and US$0.50 respectively, according to...

AUO sells stake in Malaysia-based PV module maker

Sep 21, 11:02

TFT-LCD panel maker AU Optronics (AUO) has announced that its Singapore-based subsidiary AU Optronics Singapore Pte. has disposed of 1.129 billion common shares of AUO SunPower Sdn...

China lacks funds to subsidize renewable energy

Sep 20, 11:19

The China government is short of the funds required to subsidize generation of renewable energy, mainly PV and wind power, with the gap reaching a cumulative amount of CNY55 billion...

SAS starts solar cell production in Germany, says paper

Newswatch - Sep 19, 11:22

Solar wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) has had its wholly-owned PV module subsidiary Aleo Solar GmbH begin production of mono-Si solar cells at a factory in Germany,...

Motech to cut 200 workers, says paper

Newswatch - Sep 19, 11:13

Solar cell maker Motech Industries has reported to the administration of Southern Taiwan Science Park that it will reduce workforce by 200 workers due to decreased orders, according...

China solar poly-Si wafer makers lower capacity utilization

Sep 12, 21:05

Some China-based solar-grade polycrystalline silicon wafer makers, in view of high inventory levels due to weak demand, have decreased the utilization of production capacities from...

Jinko Solar quits EU MIP framework

Sep 12, 14:53

China-based PV module maker Jinko Solar Holdings has decided to voluntarily withdraw from the MIP (minimum import price) framework established by the EU.

Taiwan sets short-term PV installation capacity target of 1.52GWp

Sep 9, 14:57

The Taiwan government on September 8 approved a 2-year PV power generation development project proposed by the Bureau of Energy (BOE) under the Ministry of Economic Affairs, with...

Motech, TSEC see decreased August revenues

Sep 9, 11:03

Solar cell maker Motech Industries' August consolidated revenues slipped 9.29% sequentially and 21.9% on year to NT$1.774 billion (US$55.9 million), while fellow maker TSEC reported...

Gintech Energy sees decreased August revenue

Sep 7, 12:31

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Gintech Energy on September 6 reported consolidated revenues of NT$604 million (US$19.0 million) for August, decreasing 28.66% on month and 57.91%...

Linde establishes R&D center in Taiwan

Sep 1, 16:30

The Linde Group has opened a new electronics R&D center in Taichung, Taiwan on September 1, with the company investing approximately EUR five million (US$5.6 million) to help...

MOEA sets tentative 2017 feed-in tariffs for renewable energy

Aug 31, 14:50

The Bureau of Energy under Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has set tentative feed-in tariff rates for renewable energy to be generated in 2017, with the rates for PV...

GCL-Poly to acquire SunEdision technology, factory assets

Aug 30, 11:24

China-based solar wafer maker GCL-Poly Energy Holdings will acquire crystal-growing and polysilicon-making technologies as well as manufacturing assets from US-based SunEdison at...

EU cancels MIP status of Neo Solar Power, Motech China subsidiaries, say reports

Aug 29, 16:06

The European Union (EU) has removed China-based subsidiaries established by Taiwan-based Neo Solar Power and Motech Industries from the MIP (minimum import price) framework, according...

Formosa Sun Energy wins EPC contract for setting up 4MWp rooftop PV systems in southern Taiwan

Aug 29, 11:54

Formosa Sun Energy has won an open-bid project from the government of Chiayi City, southern Taiwan, to set up rooftop PV systems with total installation capacity of 4MWp in the city,...

Jinko Solar is top China PV module maker in 1H16

Aug 29, 08:55

Jinko Solar Holdings shipped 3.316GWp of PV modules during the first half of 2016, the largest among China-based makers, according to China-based media reports.

Google to use renewable energy in Taiwan datacenter

Aug 26, 11:59

Google will use renewable energy to power a datacenter in Changhua Coastal Industrial Park, central Taiwan, the company's global energy policy and strategy director Marsden Hanna...

Trina Solar to begin production of 5BB solar cells, say reports

Aug 24, 21:41

China-based PV module maker Trina Solar will begin production of 5-bus-bar (5BB) crystalline silicon solar cells in the fourth quarter of 2016, according to China-based media repor...

Xian LONGi Silicon Materials to set up capacity in Malaysia, say reports

Aug 22, 15:38

China-based solar-grade monocrystalline silicon wafer maker Xian LONGi Silicon Materials will set up annual integrated production capacity consisting of 300MWp for solar-grade monocrystalline...

GCL-Poly Energy to set up 5GWp high-efficiency solar wafer factory

Aug 22, 14:29

China-based solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker GCL-Poly Energy Holdings will invest CNY2 billion (US$301 million) to set up a factory with annual production capacity of 5GWp...

NSP, Cathay Life Insurance set up JV for investment in PV power generation

Aug 19, 15:17

Solar cell maker Neo Solar Power (NSP) has announced the establishment of a joint venture mainly with Cathay Life Insurance, and the new entity will invest in PV power stations in...

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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.

  • AUO%2Dsponsored+Apollo+VI

    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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