Monthly Archives: March 2021

SunPower to Report Strong Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2020 Results

– Residential demand drives Q4 growth, C&I installs up 65% sequentially – Exceeded GAAP Net Income and Adjusted EBITDA guidance; positive operating cash generation – Strong momentum entering 2021 with advancements in storage and software SunPower Corp. (NASDAQ:SPWR), a leading solar technology and energy services provider, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 3, 2021.

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Canadian Solar to Report Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Results

Canadian Solar Inc. (“Canadian Solar” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ) today announced financial results for the quarter and full year ended December 31, 2020. Fourth Quarter 2020 Results Solar module shipments of 3.0 GW at high-end of 2.9 GW to 3.0 GW guidance range. 14% sequential growth in revenue to $1,041 million exceeds guidance range of $980 million to $1,015 million. Gross margin of 13.6% exceeds guidance

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Solar cells: Losses made visible on the nanoscale

Solar cells made of crystalline silicon achieve peak efficiencies, especially in combination with selective contacts made of amorphous silicon (a-Si:H). However, their efficiency is limited by losses in these contact layers. Now, for the first time, a team at Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin (HZB) and the University of Utah, USA, has experimentally shown how such contact layers generate loss currents on the

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