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  • China Sunergy Receives MCS Certificate to Produce Photovoltaic Solar Panels

    China Sunergy Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: CSUN) ("China Sunergy" or "The Company"), a specialized solar cell and module manufacturer, today announced that the Company has been awarded a Certificate under the UK Microgeneration Certification Scheme issued by BABT (British Approvals Board for Telecommunications) for its modules. BABT is an accredited MCS certification body and one of the world's leading ...


    By China Sunergy

  • Gray Modules: New Dimension in Organic Photovoltaics for Buildings

    Merck, a leading science and technology company, announced that semi-transparent gray-colored organic photovoltaic (OPV) modules are now available on the market. The new materials, which were successfully developed together with Belectric OPV, were recently presented to the public at the Adaptive Architectures and ...


    By Merck

  • Photovoltaic Generator Market in India

    Dropping solar power tariff rate is spurring the Indian photovoltaic generator market.   The report begins with an introduction into the energy scenario in India. Installed capacity, demand supply gap of power prevailing in India and hence the need for renewable sources of energy is showcased.  It gives a clear overview of the components of a solar PV plant and the production chain of ...


  • Solutia Begins Producing EVA Encapsulants in China

    Solutia Inc. (NYSE: SOA) announced today the opening of its new Vistasolar® ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA) manufacturing center in Suzhou, China. The new facility recently passed major testing milestones and is now ready to supply commercial-grade Vistasolar EVA encapsulant for use in solar modules. This announcement marks the latest in a series of investments Solutia has made ...


    By Eastman Chemical Company

  • Sharp(R) Solar Thinks Outside the Frame With Launch of Thin Film Photovoltaics Module

    Sharp Electronics Corporation's Solar Energy Solutions Group has introduced its frameless, glass-on-glass thin film solar photovoltaic (PV) module. Beyond the appealing aesthetics, Sharp's thin film technology offers greater savings, reliability and longevity without the frame and associated complexity, time and expense that traditional framed modules demand on the installation. ARRA and Buy ...


  • Quality standard of the network of excellence DERlab for outdoor tests allows reliable benchmarking of photovoltaic modules

    At a workshop of the conference of the International Solar Energy Society in Kassel, Germany, leading research institutes from Europe and the USA adopted a new draft for an outdoor test standard for photovoltaic modules yesterday. Using this standard, the project partners of the Network of Excellence DERlab (Distributed Energy Resources Laboratory) internationally unify long-term measurements of ...


    By DERlab

  • The Local Content Assurance Bureau Issues CORE Certification to JinkoSolar Canada Co. Ltd. for the Production of Solar Photovoltaic Modules in Ontario

    The Local Content Assurance Bureau Inc. (LCAB) announced today that it has completed a rigorous independent review of JinkoSolar Canada Co. Ltd. (Jinko) manufacturing agreements, contract manufacturing facilities and products. As a result of that review, LCAB has issued a CORE Certification to Jinko, indicating that Ontario-produced solar photovoltaic modules produced in a Sault Ste. Marie ...


  • Global Photovoltaic Module Shipments to Reach 30GW in 2015, According to IDC Energy Insights

    Global solar photovoltaic (PV) module shipments are forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.7% from 2010 to 2015 according to IDC Energy Insights’ ...


    By IDC Energy Insights

  • First Solar Achieves 5GW Photovoltaic Production Milestone

    First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) today announced cumulative production has reached 5 gigawatts (GW), or 66 million solar modules, capable of generating enough clean electricity to power approximately 2.5 million homes. The company began commercial production in 2002 and has since grown to become one of the world’s largest solar module manufacturers, with ...


    By First Solar, Inc.

  • 20 MW photovoltaic power station in Murcia

    Elecnor intends to build a turnkey photovoltaic power station of 20 MW at Jumilla (Murcia). The site, which will be called Hoya de los Vicentes, will be owned by Luzentia, and will cover more than 65 hectares, the equivalent of 80 football pitches. It will contain 200 separate units, to be managed both on site and remotely, making monitoring easier not only for the operators of the plant but also ...


  • Light at the end of the tunnel for the solar photovoltaic industry

    While the photovoltaic solar market has been one of fastest growing in the renewable energy sector, a new research study considers the current status and prospects as the economic recession grips the sector. Even if demand for solar modules continues to grow, the rapid expansion plans of many cell and module manufacturers could create periods where supply exceeds demand. In this scenario, ...


    By Research Analysts Ltd

  • Research and Markets: Photovoltaic Generator Market in India 2012

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/38pdlr/photovoltaic) has announced the addition of the "Photovoltaic Generator Market in India 2012" report to their offering. Dropping solar power tariff rate is spurring ...


  • Tough climate persists for the solar photovoltaic industry

    Despite talk of the global economy emerging from recessionary times, many companies in the green energy sector continue to face a tough climate.  Indeed, a 40% cut in the global price of silicon wafers resulted in UK-based PV Crystalox Solar reporting earnings for the first six months of 2010 of €12.4m compared to €35.2m in the comparable period of 2009. Iain Dorrity, CEO of ...


    By Research Analysts Ltd

  • RWE commissions largest photovoltaic park in Hungary

    In the middle of October RWE has officially commissioned the largest photovoltaics plant in Hungary. The 16 MW plant is located approximately 2 km from the town of Visonta, northeast of Budapest. The station comprises 72,480 solar modules with a nominal capacity of 255 watts each. In a sunny country like Hungary the plant will produce electricity from dawn to dusk on most days. Enough to supply ...


    By RWE AG

  • Masdar breaks ground on photovoltaic factory in Germany

    Less than three months after announcing a strategic investment into thin-film photovoltaics, Masdar, the Abu Dhabi renewable energy company, yesterday broke ground on its first photovoltaic production plant in Ichtershausen, Germany. The plant will use advanced production technologies to bring PV closer towards grid parity, and enhance a local economy with a rich history of manufacturing and ...


    By MASDAR

  • BELECTRIC setting new standards with organic photovoltaics

    BELECTRIC, the global market leader (2010 & 2011) in the development and construction of ground-mounted solar power plants and roof-mounted photovoltaic systems, has taken over Konarka Technologies GmbH. The group was the leading manufacturer of “Power Plastic,” a thin, film-like organic photovoltaic material with a low weight and a wide range of uses. The German subsidiary of the ...


    By Krampitz Communications

  • Linzer Products Corporation Reduces Energy Costs with Mitsubishi Electric Photovoltaic System

    Linzer Products Corporation, one of the world’s largest manufacturers, importers, and exporters of paint tools and accessories, is replacing all the company’s electricity ...


    By Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc.

  • Merck Presents Organic Photovoltaic Materials at EXPO 2015 in Milan

    Modern printed high-performance polymers from Merck provide for power generation by futuristic solar trees at the German Pavilion As part of the Organic Photovoltaic Technology Consortium, Merck wants to raise awareness of the resource-conserving, flexible and cost-effective technology Color solar panels create new building design perspectives for architects The German ...


    By Merck

  • Photovoltaic Manufacturer Shipments, Capacity & Competitive Analysis 2011/2012

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:   Photovoltaic Manufacturer Shipments, Capacity & Competitive Analysis ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Pre Book: Global Thin Film Photovoltaics Market 2012-2018

    Thin film photovoltaics are solar cells manufactured by placing one or more thin layers of photovoltaic material on a substrate. The thickness of such a layer varies widely ranging from few nanometers to a few micrometers. There are two leading manufactured solar photovoltaic (PV) technologies in commercial use today; crystalline silicon PV and thin-film PV.  To Buy The Copy Of This Report ...


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