Friday 1 September 2023
SiC to outstrip IGBT in renewable energy applications, say IDMs
While the renewable energy revolution is gaining momentum, third-generation wide-bandgap (WBG) semiconductors such as silicon carbide (SiC) continue to see rising penetration in solar...
Wednesday 30 August 2023
Will PV and LED's boom-and-crash history repeat in SiC semiconductors?
Recent reports from the cross-strait supply chain indicate that a major Chinese new energy vehicle manufacturer had ambitious plans early this year to make significant inroads into...
Tuesday 29 August 2023
TSEC lands big PV module orders in Taiwan
Solar cell and PV module maker TSEC on August 28 announced to have obtained NT$3 billion (US$93.3 million) worth of orders for PV modules that will be established on fish farms in...
Wednesday 28 June 2023
Solar firm URE pursues growth through new business deployment
United Renewable Energy (URE), pursing growth opportunities from businesses beyond its core production of solar cells and modules, is considering entering the third-generation semiconductor...
Tuesday 30 May 2023
Ambient Photonics' groundbreaking indoor PV solar cell innovation to spark a sustainable revolution
The battery-powered electronics products are everywhere. But there have raised economic and ecological concerns. The carbon footprint and environmental impact of emerging contaminants...
Thursday 30 March 2023
TSEC to add new solar cell and module lines in 2Q23
Solar cell and PV module maker TSEC expects the arrival of new production capacity to boost its total output by over 30%.
Wednesday 1 February 2023
India may take a big hit from China's coming ban on exports of solar chips technologies
The Chinese government is mulling to impose export restrictions on its solar chips and related technologies, which, if enforced, may deal a big blow to the rising Indian solar energy...
Monday 23 January 2023
Additional PV installation in Taiwan faced with three challenges says TPiSA chairman
While the Taiwan government has scored points in boosting establishment of PV power-generating facilities, continuation of such establishment has been faced with three challenges,...
Thursday 19 January 2023
Innolux liquid crystal extraction process reduces procurement expenses by US$14 million
TFT-LCD panel maker Innolux has undertaken zero-waste and zero-pollution automation of its liquid crystal extraction process, according to the company.
Tuesday 17 January 2023
Cal-Comp to add four factories in Thailand; AcBel Polytech to develop PV business
Thailand-based electronic device maker Cal-Comp Electronics (Thailand), a member of the Taiwan-based New Kinpo Group, will set up four additional factories in Thailand, while power...
Tuesday 17 January 2023
Teco Electric & Machinery acquires PV EPC company
Teco Electric & Machinery has signed with Shine Energy, a Taiwan-based PV EPC (engineering, procurement, construction) undertaker, for Teco's subsidiary Anneng Green Energy to...
Friday 13 January 2023
Win Win Precision to produce PV modules made of N-type solar cells
PV module maker Win Win Precision Technology (WWPT) will assemble N-type TOPCon (tunnel oxide passivated contact) and HJT (hetero-junction with intrinsic thin layer) solar cells into...
Friday 6 January 2023
PV module imports hurt Taiwan suppliers, says SAS
Solar cell and photovoltaic (PV) module makers in Taiwan have seen their operations threatened by more imports from Southeast Asia, according to Doris Hsu, chairperson of Sino-American...
Friday 30 December 2022
Taiwan PV firms under pressure from Southeast Asian modules
Taiwan-based PV modules are coming under much pressure in their domestic market from competitions imported from Southeast Asia, according to industry sources.
Wednesday 28 December 2022
US, EU bid to reboot PV industry face challenges
The US Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) to be implemented in January 2023 will offer incentives to encourage local production of solar cells and modules, and the European Solar Manufacturing...