As one of the world-leading PV companies with the biggest production capacity, GIGA SOLAR provides professional PV “Turnkey Solutions” and PV power plants. GIGA SOLAR has 8 production bases, 10 branch companies and a PV research institute around China, engaging in R&D and manufacturing of solar cells, modules as well as PV equipment. At present, the production capacity for solar cells and modules has reached 4GW and 2GW, respectively. GIGA SOLAR is committed to realizing power price parity all around the world through complete industrial chain and self-owned technologies.
Giga Solar, formerly known as China United Cleaning Technologies(CUC), was established in 2004 specializing in medium and high end semi-conductor cleaning technologies.
In 2006 CUC became the first to develop Chinese made 10-groove wet process equipment technology and deploy it in the field. In 2007 the company received an equity investment of $25million from SAIF, Asia's premier private equity firm, and entered the solar energy industry. In 2008 Giga Solar sucessfully developed the first Chinese made polycrystalline texturing equipment breaking the monopoly of foreign companies in the field. In 2009 the company became the first to deliver turn-key projects in China and has since establisehed itself as the most professional and proficient in the industry. In 2010 it was awarded first place in the Deloitte China Fast50 recognizing it as the fastest growing hi-tech company in China.
By the end of 2011 Giga Solar will have a yearly production capacity of 4GW in solar cells and 2GW in solar modules.