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China already exceeded 5-Year-Plan’s target to install 105 GW PV capacity until 2020

22/08/2017 - 19:52

China installed 34.92 GW PV capacity between January and July 2017, thus exceeding last year’s 34.54 GW by approximately 380 MW,... read more

JA Solar increased revenue and shipments in Q2 2017

22/08/2017 - 19:52

Chinese JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. announced total shipments in the second quarter 2017 of 2,389.2 MW (guidance: 1,550 to 1,650 MW),... read more

First Solar sells 280 MW PV project to Capital Dynamics

22/08/2017 - 19:50

US module manufacturer First Solar, Inc has completed the sale of the 280 MW »California Flats« solar project in Monterey County,... read more

Argentina announced 1.2 GW renewable auction

22/08/2017 - 17:11

The Ministry of Energy and Mining (Ministerio de Energía y Minería) in Argentina launched a new renewable energy auction under Round 2... read more

Intevac’s founder and Chairman to retire

22/08/2017 - 17:11

US-based equipment supplier Intevac Inc., which produces manufacturing and inspection equipment for the PV industry, announced the... read more

Amtech expect to receive $9.5 million

22/08/2017 - 10:27

US-based Amtech Systems Inc., which supplies automation systems for the PV, semiconductor and sapphire industries offered shares of its... read more

Midsummer receives two orders for its »DUO« thin film solar cell manufacturing system

22/08/2017 - 10:27

Swedish CISG thin-film manufacturing equipment company Midsummer AB has received an order for two compact »DUO« solar cell manufacturing... read more

Motech achieved loss in Q2 2017 year-over-year

21/08/2017 - 18:45

Taiwan-based PV cell and module manufacturer Motech Industries Inc. achieved revenue in the second quarter 2017 of TWD 5,598 million (... read more

Hemlock vs. Solarworld: Court of Appeals affirms judgment of the district court

21/08/2017 - 18:43

In the litigation between Hemlock Semiconductor Corporation and German Solarworld Industries Sachsen GmbH, a subsidiary of insolvent... read more

Alevo filed for bankruptcy

21/08/2017 - 18:41

US energy storage solutions provider Alevo USA, Inc. and Alevo Manufacturing, Inc. filed chapter 11 petitions in the United States... read more