Monthly Archives: August 2020

Suntech to Expand Its High-efficiency Module Production Capacity by 1.5GW in Wuxi

On August 1st, Suntech announced that the 1.5GW high-efficiency module expansion in the Wuxi module manufacturing facility was officially put into production. With a total investment of 490 million RMB, the new 1.5GW high-standard smart module manufacturing facility which covers an area of 150,000 square meters has been set up. The newly installed equipment will improve the production efficiency for

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Sonnedix to achieve financial close for 5.5 MW of operational capacity in the Shimane prefecture

On 17 July 2020, Sonnedix Japan, on behalf of the Sonnedix Group of companies (Sonnedix Group), completed a JPY 2.4bn (EUR 20 million) project financing led by Iyo Bank. The financing covers two operational solar PV plants acquired earlier this year in the Shimane prefecture totalling 5.5 MW. Both are ground-mounted plants and have been in operation since 2018. “We

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SMA and its project partners using artificial intelligence to create even more reliable and efficient PV and storage systems

Solar energy is already capable of replacing conventional energy generation systems in many regions of the world. This trend is being driven by digitalization and connectivity. Therefore, SMA Solar Technology AG (SMA) and its project partners eoda GmbH, TESVOLT GmbH, KEO GmbH, the University of Kassel and Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (HAW Hamburg) are now investigating the potential of

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Canadian Solar to Start Construction of a 10 MWp Solar Power Plant in Germany

Canadian Solar Inc. (“Canadian Solar” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ) announced today it commenced the construction of the 10 MWp Groß Siemz solar power plant in Germany. The project is located on an 11-hectare area next to the highway A20 Groß Siemz, near the city Schönberg in Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Northern Germany. Canadian Solar is the turnkey solutions provider for the PV plant, responsible for most of the

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