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Taiwan PV installation capacity estimated at 150-200MWp in 2015

Nov 16, 15:59

The total installation capacity for rooftop PV systems and PV power-generating stations established in Taiwan in 2015 will reach 150-200MWp, far short of the target of 500MWp set...

Motech subsidiary invests in China-based PV module maker

Nov 16, 11:17

Solar cell maker Motech Industries' subsidiary Motech (Suzhou) Renewable Energy in eastern China will invest CNY11.4 million (US$1.78 million) for a 19% stake in Jinzhou Yangguang...

TSMC Solar sells CIGS equipment

Nov 13, 14:38

TSMC Solar has sold its production equipment to Gold Sun Technology, a Taiwan-based supplier of LED and PV materials and trader of secondhand LED and PV equipment, at NT$505 million...

Inventec optimistic about its product lines in 2016

Nov 13, 11:28

With a strong financial report for the third quarter, Inventec is optimistic about its performance in 2016 and expects its notebook and server shipments to both achieve on-year growth,...

Tongwei to set up 5GWp solar cell plant in China

Nov 12, 11:47

China-based Tongwei Group will hold a groundbreaking ceremony for a crystalline silicon solar cell factory in Chengdu, western China, on November 18, according to PV industry sources...

Neo Solar Power, GET continue to see losses in 3Q15

Stockwatch - Nov 12, 11:38

Solar cell maker Neo Solar Power and solar wafer maker Green Energy Technology (GET) have released their respective third-quarter 2015 financial reports, showing they continued to...

Giga Solar to float US$125 million overseas convertible bonds

Nov 12, 11:30

PV conductive paste maker Giga Solar Materials has decided to issue overseas zero-interest unsecure convertible bonds of up to five years with total value of US$125 million.

Record photovoltaic module production and shipments forecast through 1H16, says IHS

Nov 11, 14:42

Strong solar photovoltaic (PV) production and shipments are forecast during the first half of 2016, due to installation deadlines, sunsetting solar tax credits and other policy dynamics...

Inventec to combine 2 PV subsidiaries

Nov 11, 11:28

Notebook and hand-held device ODM Inventec has revealed it will merge two of its subsidiaries, PV module maker Inventec Energy and polysilicon solar cell maker Inventec Solar Energy,...

SAS, GlobalWafers report profits for January-September

Nov 10, 11:28

Solar wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) and its subsidiary GlobalWafers, which makes semiconductor-grade wafers, have released their third-quarter 2015 financial reports,...

Gintech 3Q15 operations turn profitable

Stockwatch - Nov 10, 11:17

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Gintech Energy has released its third-quarter 2015 financial report, with business operations swinging from the red for the first half of the...

AD/CVD ruling and overseas capacity expansions are variables to the current PV boom, says EnergyTrend

Nov 9, 22:48

China's National Reform and Development Commission has announced that there will be no significant reduction in feed-in tariff (FiT) rates for the country's photovoltaic (PV) power...

Motech, Gintech, SAS see mixed October revenues

Stockwatch - Nov 9, 14:36

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Motech Industries saw October consolidated revenues of NT$2.584 billion (US$79.5 million) increase 1.76% on month and 66.74% on year, while fellow...

SunEdison cuts orders for Taiwan solar cells

Nov 6, 11:12

US-based PV EPC (engineering, procurement, construction) contractor SunEdison has decreased orders placed with Taiwan-based solar cell makers by over 30%, according to industry sou...

Neo Solar, Giga Solar see October revenues increase

Nov 6, 11:09

Solar cell maker Neo Solar Power has reported consolidated revenues of NT$2.410 billion (US$74.2 million) for October, increasing 27.29% on month and 17.14% on year. PV conductive...

Gintech signs with Portugal-based Martifer Solar, MPrime

Nov 4, 11:40

Solar cell maker Gintech Energy has signed with Portugal-based Martifer Solar and MPrime Solar for exclusive sales agent rights for Gintech-produced PV modules in France, Portugal...

Yingli Green Energy begins developing 20MW project portfolio in Turkey

Nov 3, 22:13

Yingli Green Energy has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Yingli Green Energy Europe has partnered with Motif Proje ve Insaat Ltd. Sti (Motif Proje), one of Turkey's first...

China to lower feed-in tariffs for PV, wind power generation in 2016-2020

Nov 3, 14:07

The China government has drawn up tentative feed-in tariff rates for on-grid PV power-generating stations and distributed PV systems as well as land-based wind power-generating farms...

Motech 3Q15 operations turn profitable

Nov 3, 11:17

Solar cell maker Motech Industries has released its financial report for the third quarter of 2015, with business operations swinging from the red into profitability.

Solartech Energy sees increased October revenues

Nov 2, 20:35

Crystalline silicon solar cell maker Solartech Energy on November 2 reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.064 billion (US$32.8 million) for October, increasing 11.77% on month and...

Taiwan solar cell makers trialing China-produced PV silver paste

Oct 28, 12:01

Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers have begun trials of PV silver paste from 2-3 China-based makers, raising the chance of breaking the existing dominance of Samsung...

Global mono-Si wafer capacity expected to exceed 14GW in 2015, says report

Oct 26, 15:59

Soaring demand from China, Japan and the US ensures that the first-tier photovoltaic (PV) module manufacturers are booked in orders up to the first quarter of 2016. Currently, prices...

Gintech, TSEC turn profitable in 3Q15

Stockwatch - Oct 23, 15:09

Crystalline silicon solar cell makers Gintech Energy and TSEC saw their third-quarter 2015 business swing to profits.

SAS offers free patent licensing

Oct 23, 14:37

Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) on October 22 announced the availability of free licensing for its patent No. 1452185 concerning the...

Prices for solar-grade polycrystalline silicon wafers may rise in November

Oct 23, 11:52

Prices for a solar-grade polycrystalline silicon wafers have risen to US$0.835-0.840 currently due to strong demand, and are likely to further rise to US$0.85-0.87 in November, according...

EU mulls adjusting minimum import price for China-made PV products

Oct 22, 11:39

EU ProSun, a joint initiative of Europe-based PV companies led by Germany-based SolarWorld AG, has requested the European Union (EU) to exclude prices for China-made PV products from...

Giga Solar, Samsung SDI in hot competition in China market of PV silver paste

Oct 22, 11:35

Taiwan-based PV conductive paste maker Giga Solar Materials has been intensely competing with Samsung SDI for the largest market share for PV silver paste in the China market, according...

Tight supply of solar wafers may remain till March 2016, say Taiwan makers

Oct 19, 23:03

Supply of solar-grade crystalline silicon wafers, due to heating demand for setting up PV power-generating stations and distributed PV systems in China, has been in tight supply and...

Giga Solar expects 20-30% growth in 2016 revenues

Oct 16, 11:04

PV conductive paste maker Giga Solar Materials expects 2016 consolidated revenues to increase 20-30% on year, according to the company.

Global new installed energy storage systems for renewable energy integration power capacity expected to reach 12.7GW in 2025, says firm

Oct 16, 10:57

Variable renewable energy, or renewable energy sources that are non-dispatchable due to a fluctuating nature, like wind power and solar photovoltaics (PV), continues to proliferate,...

PERC mono-Si PV modules to cost lower than poly-Si ones in 2017, says LONGi president

Oct 15, 16:20

Performance costs for PV modules made of PERC (passivated emitter and rear cell) monocrystalline silicon solar cells will be lower than those for PV modules made of PERC polycrystalline...

Global solar photovoltaics plus energy storage nanogrid revenues expected to reach US$23.1 billion in 2024, says report

Oct 15, 13:56

Partnerships between solar PV companies and energy storage system (ESS) providers have increased rapidly, with their synergies giving way to a related nanogrid market. Nanogrids,...

SAS adopts Heraeus-developed PV front-side silver paste

Oct 14, 13:58

Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) has adopted PV front-side silver paste developed by Germany-based Heraeus Holding GmbH, according...

China to continue PV feed-in tariff subsidization over next 8-10 years, says NEA

Oct 14, 12:10

China will continue subsidization for PV power generation based on feed-in tariff rates over the next 8-10 years but will focus the subsidization on distributed PV systems, according...

Solar cell prices may rise in 4Q15, says Motech CEO

Oct 14, 12:00

Viewing that Taiwan- and China-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers have seen tight supply due to strong demand, and that the China government has hiked target total PV installation...

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