Friday 10 May 2019
SAS 1Q19 net profit hits record
Solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) has reported net profit of NT$1.839 billion (US$59.6 million) for first-quarter 2019, hitting a quarterly...
Tuesday 7 May 2019
Motech losses continue in 1Q19
Solar cell and PV module maker Motech Industries has reported net loss of NT$378.6 million (US$12.3 million) for first-quarter 2019 - marking a run of losses for 11 quarters straig...
Tuesday 19 March 2019
Motech reports net loss per share of NT$12.61 for 2018
Solar cell and PV module maker Motech Industries has reported record net loss of NT$6.795 billion (US$220.63 million) for 2018, with an EPS of negative NT$12.61.
Monday 11 March 2019
URE reports sales growth in February
Solar cell and PV module maker United Renewable Energy (URE) has reported both sequential and on-year growths in February revenues due to booming PV module shipments to clients in...
Friday 18 January 2019
Taiwan PV FIT scheme has room for improvement room, says Motech president
Taiwan began to adopt a feed-in tariff (FIT) scheme to boost PV power development about two years ago, much later than many other countries, and therefore the scheme has considerable...
Friday 11 January 2019
SAS, URE, Motech post increased December revenues
Solar cell makers United Renewable Energy (URE), Motech Industries and solar-grade crystalline silicon wafer maker Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) have all reported sequential...
Thursday 27 December 2018
Worst is over for PV industry, says Motech president
The PV industry has been hit hard in 2018, but the worst is already over with the global PV market expected to rebound in 2019, according to Fred Yeh, president for Motech Industri...
Monday 24 December 2018
SAS reportedly to invest in TOPCon solar cell production
Sino-American Silicon Products (SAS) will reportedly invest in producing TOPCon (tunnel oxide passivated contact) silicon solar cells, according to industry sources.
Thursday 29 November 2018
Motech to further cut workforce
Solar cell maker Motech Industries has announced it will lay off 916 employees in Taiwan over the next two months to cope with stagnant demand.
Tuesday 6 November 2018
URE October revenues hit 31-month high
United Renewable Energy (URE) has reported consolidated revenues of NT$1.935 billion (US$62.6 million) for October, the highest monthly level since April 2016 with growth of 89.25%...
Monday 22 October 2018
Motech to sell factory in southern Taiwan
Solar cell maker Motech Industries has decided to dispose of its factory with total floor area of 44,658 square meters located in Tainan, southern Taiwan.
Friday 12 October 2018
Motech, NSP see decreased September revenues
Solar cell makers Motech Industries and Neo Solar Power (NSP) have reported consolidated revenues of NT$616.7 million (US$20.1 million) and NT$1.023 billion respectively for September,...
Friday 5 October 2018
Taiwan PV makers under pressure to cut jobs
Taiwan-based makers of solar wafers and cells have come under pressure to lay off some of their employees due to diminishing demand and falling prices, according to industry source...
Monday 17 September 2018
Motech employees reportedly to face unstable work
Motech Industries' employees at a factory in northern Taiwan face unstable work as the solar cell maker has sharply reduced its production, according to Chinese-language newspaper...
Monday 20 August 2018
Motech suspends production at China factory
Solar cell maker Motech Industries has temporarily stopped production at its factory in Kunshan, eastern China, since August 13 due to sharp drops in orders, according to Economic...