Monthly Archives: May 2020

LONGi to secure CSA lab qualification to clear path to North American markets

On April 21st, the module lab of LONGi’s Product R&D Center passed an on-site audit by an expert panel of the Canadian Standards Association (CSA) and became a testing facility for the CSA’s ‘Witnessed Manufacturer’s Testing for Certification Program’ (WMTC) in the field of photovoltaics. CSA is an authoritative standard-setting, testing and certification body, and is one of the largest in North America. Acquiring the

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GoodWe Ranked as Global No. 1 Hybrid Inverter Suppliers by Wood Mackenzie

GoodWe reached No.1 rank among hybrid inverter suppliers on a global scale and now stands proudly at the very top of this exclusive list with more than 15% global market share. The figures have been confirmed by none other than Wood Mackenzie in their report titled Global PV Inverter Market Shares Full-Year 2019. This extraordinary achievement gives us enormous pride

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Sungrow to Significantly Grow Revenue in 2019; Overseas Shipments Increase by 87.5%

Sungrow, the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables, has recently released its annual report 2019 to shareholders, reporting a robust fiscal performance and key milestones in its business fields. Overview of Sungrow fiscal year · The shipments in 2019 reached 17.1GW, allowing the accumulative shipments to hit 100GW as of December 2019. · The revenue increased by 25.4% to

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SMA’s IoT platform to receive iF gold award for service design and user experience

SMA’s IoT platform for energy management ennexOS receives iF gold award for service design and user experience Those who use energy efficiently benefit from a more sustainable life and save costs. SMA offers private customers and PV experts innovative, digital solutions for monitoring and optimizing all energy flows in households and companies. The basis for this is the IoT platform

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Seraphim to release new 158 shingled high efficiency module

Jiangsu Seraphim Solar System Co., Ltd. (Seraphim), a world-class solar products manufacturer, rolled out its latest product, the 158 high efficiency shingled module on May 6. The new 158 shingled module can generate more power with higher efficiency ratings. By cutting the 158.75mm cells into 6 pieces and replacing the traditional ribbon with electrical conductive adhesive, the new 158 shingled

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SunPower to Report First Quarter 2020 Results

First Quarter Company Highlights Strong global Distributed Generation (DG) demand – 50 percent year over year volume growth Significant progress in Commercial Direct business – expected profitability in second half 2020 Continued investment in new products/services – next generation Maxeon technology, Equinox storage, digital Spin-off of Maxeon Solar Technologies expected for second quarter of 2020, pending regulatory approval and the

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Next-generation solar cells to take the heat, maintain efficiency

Perovskites with their crystal structures and promising electro-optical propertiescould be the active ingredient that makes the next generation of low-cost, efficient, lightweight and flexible solar cells. A problem with the current generation of silicon solar cells is their relatively low efficiency at converting solar energy into electricity, said Vikram Dalal, an Iowa State University Anson Marston Distinguished Professor in Engineering, the

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