LONGi Plans New 100 GW Wafer and 50 GW Cell Production Capacity

LONGi Plans New 100 GW Wafer and 50 GW Cell Production Capacity

LONGi Green Energy Technology has signed an investment agreement with the local government of Shaanxi province to manufacture 100 GW of monocrystalline silicon wafers and 50 GW monocrystalline cell. The ...
/ / Manufacturing, Solar
LONGi Says Achieved 26.8% Efficiency in Heterojunction Silicon Solar Cells

LONGi Says Achieved 26.8% Efficiency in Heterojunction Silicon Solar Cells

After a year and a half of extensive research in heterojunction (HJT) solar cells, China-based LONGi Green Energy Technology said it has achieved a record efficiency of 26.81% for its ...
/ / Solar, Technology
Daily News Wrap-Up: Daqo New Energy to Supply Mono-Grade Polysilicon to LONGi

Daily News Wrap-Up: Daqo New Energy to Supply Mono-Grade Polysilicon to LONGi

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Daqo New Energy Corporation, a photovoltaic-grade polysilicon manufacturer, announced that its subsidiaries had signed two long-term polysilicon supply ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Vibrant Energy to Develop Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects for Amazon

Daily News Wrap-Up: Vibrant Energy to Develop Wind-Solar Hybrid Projects for Amazon

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Amazon announced a partnership with Vibrant Energy to develop two wind-solar hybrid projects in India. The two ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Jinko, Trina, JA Solar, LONGi, Adani Top Solar Module Suppliers in 1H 2022

Jinko, Trina, JA Solar, LONGi, Adani Top Solar Module Suppliers in 1H 2022

Jinko Solar, Trina Solar, JA Solar, LONGi Solar, and Adani Solar were the leading module suppliers to the Indian solar market in the first half (1H) of the calendar year ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Solar
Daily News Wrap-Up Vestas Supplies to Vibrant Energy's 54 MW Wind Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Vestas Supplies to Vibrant Energy’s 54 MW Wind Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Vestas announced that it had dispatched one of India's largest 3.6 MW Nacelle from its factory in ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
LONGi, Jinko, and JA Solar Top the Module Suppliers List in 2021

LONGi, Jinko, and JA Solar Top the Module Suppliers List in 2021

LONGi Solar, Jinko Solar, JA Solar, Adani Solar, and Trina Solar were the leading module suppliers to the Indian solar market in the calendar year (CY) 2021. The three companies ...
Daily News Wrap-Up: Adani Green Approves 20 Million Share Sale to Green Energy Investment

Daily News Wrap-Up: Adani Green Approves 20 Million Share Sale to Green Energy Investment

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Adani Green Energy’s management team approved the allotment of 20 million equity shares worth ₹38.5 billion (~$497.08 ...
Mono PERC Solar Modules to Dominate For Two Years Before Bifacial and Others Gain Share

Mono PERC Solar Modules to Dominate for Two Years Before Bifacial and Others Gain Share

India has a unique need to balance the need for competitive pricing and advanced technologies to reduce the levelized cost of energy. The rest of the world has adopted larger ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Daily News Wrap-up: Graphite India to Build a 35 MW Captive Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

Daily News Wrap-up: Graphite India to Build a 35 MW Captive Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Graphite India Limited, a Kolkata-based carbon and graphite product manufacturing company, said its board of directors approved ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up: Lightsource bp Enters Poland Market with a 757 MW Solar Project

Daily News Wrap-Up: Lightsource bp Enters Poland Market with a 757 MW Solar Project

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: Solar developer Lightsource bp has secured its first projects in Poland through a 757 MW co-development deal ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Daily News Wrap-Up BELECTRIC to Build a Floating Solar Project in Israel for EDF

Daily News Wrap-Up: BELECTRIC to Build a Floating Solar Project in Israel for EDF

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: BELECTRIC, engineering, procurement, construction service provider, is building a 19.3 MW floating PV project in Israel for ...
Mono PERC and Bifacial Solar Modules Poised to take the Lead Over the Next Few Years

Mono PERC and Bifacial Solar Modules Poised to take the Lead Over the Next Few Years

Mercom recently hosted a webinar on "Module Technologies and Trends Dominating the Indian Solar Market." The panelists discussed the workings of the solar module manufacturing industry and spoke about developments ...
/ / Solar, Technology
Changing Wafer Sizes Will Cost Cell and Solar Module Manufacturers

Changing Wafer Sizes Will Cost Cell and Solar Module Manufacturers

The past few years have witnessed significant changes in solar manufacturing with the introduction of new technologies such as half-cut and even triple-cut, passivated emitter, and rear cell (PERC), bifacial, ...
Daily News Wrap-Up_ 30 GW Renewable Energy Park to Be Launched in Gujarat

Daily News Wrap-Up: 30 GW Renewable Energy Park to Be Launched in Gujarat

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: LONGi said it set a new record for being the first solar brand to exceed 20 GW in shipments ...
Daily News Wrap-Up_ Jinko and LONGi Bag Supply Orders for Bifacial Solar Modules

Daily News Wrap-Up: Jinko and LONGi Bag Supply Orders for Bifacial Solar Modules

Here are some noteworthy cleantech announcements of the day from around the world: LONGi, a global solar technology company, has supplied 73 MW of bifacial double-glass modules for a solar ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
LONGi Solar to Acquire a Chinese Solar Cell & Module Manufacturer for $253 Million

LONGi Solar to Acquire a Chinese Solar Cell & Module Manufacturer for $253 Million

LONGi Solar, a Chinese manufacturer of high-efficiency mono-crystalline solar cells and modules, has announced a framework agreement to acquire solar cell and module manufacturer Ningbo Jiangbei Yize New Technology for ...
LONGi to Supply 1.2 GW of Solar Modules to Adani Green by 2020

LONGi to Supply 1.2 GW of Solar Modules to Adani Green by 2020

Chinese module supplier LONGi has entered into a strategic partnership with Adani Green Energy, the renewable arm of Adani Group, to supply 1.2 GW of its new generation Hi MO4 ...
/ / Modules, Solar
Jinko Solar Signs 240 MW Solar Module Supply Deal in Vietnam

LONGi Solar Bags 200 MW Module Supply Deal in Vietnam

LONGi Solar, a Chinese manufacturer of high-efficiency mono-crystalline solar cells and modules, has inked a supply deal with Hexagon Peak, the project development arm of Hexagon Holdings. Under the agreement, ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
LONGi Solar Records 41% YoY Revenue Growth In the First Half of 2019

LONGi Solar Records 41% YoY Revenue Growth In the First Half of 2019

Chinese module supplier, LONGi Solar, has announced its financial results for the first half (1H) of 2019. The company’s operating revenue in the 1H of 2019 reached ¥14.11 billion ($2.08 ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
Global Module Suppliers Trina and Canadian Solar Announce World Record Efficiencies

Is the Indian Solar Market Ready to Make the Transition to Mono PERC Modules?

Consensus in the solar industry is that it is gradually shifting towards monocrystalline cell technology from the more common multicrystalline (also called multicrystalline) cells and modules. The introduction of passivated ...
/ / Mercom Research Focus, Other