June 10th, 2019 | by Charles W. Thurston
Trina Solar is now testing a half-frame solar panel for use with solar trackers with hopes to lower the cost per watt for solar by 1 cent or about 2% overall, said Steven Zhu, the president of the company’s America Region, based in San Jose, in an interview Friday
April 23rd, 2019 | by Charles W. Thurston
NEXTracker, the fastest selling solar tracker in the world, inaugurated its expanded bifacial solar test facility at its Center for Solar Excellence in Fremont, CA, April 22 to celebrate Earth Day. The test bed includes 20 different bifacial test scenarios, including multiple panel types from Longi, JA Solar, and Jinko, says Dan Shugar, the founder of the company
August 8th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Following in the footprints of several of its biggest competitors, Korean solar PV manufacturer Hanwha Q CELLS announced last week that it will look to de-list from NASDAQ after receiving a "going private" proposal
July 16th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Chinese solar manufacturer JA Solar announced last week that it had secured a $68 million loan with China Minsheng Bank for the equipment at the 1.5 gigawatt (GW) wafer manufacturing facility for its Vietnamese subsidiary
May 8th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Shanghai-based solar manufacturer JA Solar reported long-delayed Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2017 Results late last month, reporting record shipments of 7,143.1 megawatts (MW) for the full year, an increase of over 55% while revenue increased by over 25%.
May 7th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Chinese solar PV manufacturing giant JinkoSolar has been confirmed as the world's leading solar PV module supplier according to new figures released by leading data and analytics firm GlobalData, accounting for nearly 10% of the global market share and shipping 9.70 gigawatts (GW) of PV in 2017.
December 17th, 2017 | by Zachary Shahan
What was new in the world of solar energy in November? That is, what significant changes occurred in the industry? For the second month in a row, summarizing a list of those changes is the humble goal I'm trying to accomplish
December 12th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Canadian Solar, one of the world's largest solar power manufacturers, has this week revealed that it is joining the ranks of solar module companies considering going private, following the receipt of a letter from its Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Shawn (Xiaohua) Qu.
November 20th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
After a lacklustre third-quarter, Shanghai-based solar cell and module manufacturer JA Solar has successfully entered into an agreement in which it will go private and exit the NASDAQ in a transaction worth approximately $362.1 million in cash.
November 20th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Shanghai-based solar cell manufacturer JA Solar missed wide on its third-quarter earnings and shipments experiencing a significant decrease compared to the previous quarter, causing shares to plummet.
August 23rd, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Shanghai-based solar cell manufacturer JA Solar has reported its second quarter earnings this week, revealing that it smashed its own second quarter shipping guidance by well over 50%.
February 14th, 2017 | by Saurabh
China-based solar modules manufacturer JA Solar has secured an order to supply solar power projects being developed by Enel Green Power located in Brazil
August 18th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Shanghai-based solar module manufacturer JA Solar boasted a strong second quarter, with shipments and revenue up 50% year-over-year, while still [&hellip
June 18th, 2016 | by Zachary Shahan
Alongside my climate news, bicycling + transit news, electric vehicle news, and other green news roundups, here’s a roundup of top solar energy, [&hellip
March 16th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Shanghai-based solar manufacturer JA Solar saw solid and continued growth through 2015 in revenue, sales, and operating margin, encouraging the [&hellip
February 26th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
JA Solar, one of the world’s largest solar manufacturers, announced it is increasing its fourth quarter guidance in the wake [&hellip
February 24th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Chinese solar PV manufacturer Trina Solar remained the world’s top solar PV module producer in 2015, according to research and [&hellip