Monthly Archives: August 2018

Meyer Burger – Successful return to profitability at net earnings level for H1 2018

•  Net sales +9% to CHF 232.3 million •  EBITDA more than quadrupled to CHF 29.2 million •  EBIT of CHF 14.9 million and net profit of CHF 8.3 million •  Reorganisation of Thun site on track •  Challenging market environment led to weaker than expected incoming orders •  Further structural measures to safeguard long-term profitability •  Net sales guidance for FY 2018 revised to CHF 400-440

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Nissan Brazil to study future applications for EV batteries

Nissan Brazil and the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC) have signed a memorandum of intent to test solutions and future applications for used EV batteries. The event to formalize the agreement was held at the UFSC Photovoltaic Laboratory (Center for Research and Training in Solar Energy) in the city of Florianópolis. Attending the event were the president of Nissan

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Silfab Solar & DSM enter exclusive North American alliance to develop and launch back-contact PV solar module

Silfab Solar, North America’s largest and leading PV module manufacturer, today announced a strategic alliance with DSM to mass produce high-power back-contact PV solar modules. Today’s announcement continues Silfab’s ongoing efforts to deliver the highest efficiency premium quality solar modules. DSM recently launched a conductive backsheet that is capable of increasing module efficiency. Silfab is incorporating this reliable connectivity technology into

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