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China solar manufacturer launches PV modules for Europe

A China solar cell manufacturer has launched a series of PV modules for the European market set to increase efficiency, reduce power losses and speed up installation times.

EU-imposed China PV duties will have “detrimental” effect on Western solar, says CEO

The CEO of the UK's leading solar power developer has stressed that duties levied by Europe on Chinese manufactured PV panels will have a "detrimental" effect on Western solar technology development and slowdown the industry.

Chinese and US PV tech firms in $100m “key collaboration” to advance solar materials

Chinese and US PV technology firms have come together in a USD 100m "key collaboration" to spur on developments in solar materials.

Canadian solar provider expands presence in Brazil

A world leading solar power provider based in Canada has expanded its presence in Brazil in what is being described as a "strategic move" for the company.

Chinese PV totalling 96MW to build leading South African solar plant

More than 95MW of Chinese PV technology is being used to build one of the biggest solar farms in South Africa. Chinese solar manufacturer Yingli Green Energy has signed a contract to supply 96MW of PV modules to the 180 hectare Jasper PV Solar Plant, located in South Africa's Northern Cape.

Chinese solar manufacturer opens PV module factory in Turkey

A Chinese solar cell producer has opened a PV module factory in Turkey. China Sunergy (CSUN), a specialised PV manufacturer based in Nanjing, has opened the facility in Istanbul which is set to have a module production capacity of 300MW in the next few months.

Multilateral negotiations key to resolving China solar trade dispute, says SEIA

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has said multilateral trade negotiations between the EU, US and China are important to end the dispute with the BRIC country over anti-dumping and anti-subsidy allegations involving Chinese solar panels.

German PV paste firm upgrades solar lab in China

German solar paste firm Heraeus has upgraded its PV laboratory in China to support manufacturers in the BRIC country.

Chinese solar manufacturer to supply 220MW PV for five power plants before year-end

Leading Chinese PV manufacturer Yingli Green Energy has announced its subsidiary firm is to supply 220MW multicrystalline PV modules for China Power Investment Corporation ("CPI") this year.

World leading South African 75MW PV plant to use Swiss solar control systems

Swiss solar control systems are being used to develop a world leading 75MW PV plant in South Africa.


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