Post Tagged with: "China"

Princeton study: China’s air pollution cuts into solar energy production

Princeton study: China’s air pollution cuts into solar energy production

November 1, 2017 at 1:35 pm Comments are Disabled

China is rapidly expanding its solar power supply, hoping to meet 10 percent of the nation’s electricity needs with solar energy by 2030. But there’s a problem: severe air pollution is blocking light from the sun, significantly reducing China’s output of solar energy, particularly in the northern and eastern partsRead More

Trina Solar completes 3 distributed generation projects in China (27 MW)

Trina Solar completes 3 distributed generation projects in China (27 MW)

January 11, 2016 at 2:12 pm 1 comment

Trina Solar Limited successfully completed and connected three distributed generation projects totaling 27 MW to the grid in Suqian City, Jiangsu Province, China at the end of December 2015. Powered by approximately 110,000 Trina Solar “Honey” modules, the Projects are installed on the rooftops of three large manufacturing factories locatedRead More

China’s renewable energy portfolio to more than triple next 10 years

China’s renewable energy portfolio to more than triple next 10 years

November 6, 2015 at 12:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Cumulative installed capacity for renewables, excluding hydropower, in China will more than triple from 196.3 GW in 2015 to an estimated 608.9 GW by 2025, representing a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 12%, driven primarily by ambitious government targets for onshore wind, according to research and consulting firm GlobalData.Read More

Trina Solar inks strategic financing agreements with CITIC in China

Trina Solar inks strategic financing agreements with CITIC in China

October 28, 2015 at 12:13 pm Comments are Disabled

Trina Solar Limited, a leader in PV modules, solutions and services, announced that it signed a five-year strategic cooperation agreement with CITIC Financial Leasing Co., Ltd and a separate three-year strategic cooperation agreement with CITIC Bank Corp. Limited Changzhou Branch on Oct. 28. Under the terms of the agreements, asRead More

Canadian International Trade Tribunal makes call on ‘Chinese Solar PV Module Dumping and Subsidization’ issue

Canadian International Trade Tribunal makes call on ‘Chinese Solar PV Module Dumping and Subsidization’ issue

July 7, 2015 at 3:30 pm Comments are Disabled

The Canada Borders Services Agency (CBSA) recently reviewed an anti-dumping complaint regarding import practices around Chinese panels in the Canadian market. Based on information provided, the CBSA determined that there was “sufficient evidence that certain panels originating in or exported from China have been dumped and subsidized, and there was aRead More

GlobalData: Hanergy’s troubles stem from thin-film module outlook

GlobalData: Hanergy’s troubles stem from thin-film module outlook

June 18, 2015 at 1:03 pm Comments are Disabled

Chinese PV manufacturer Hanergy has been in the news lately for the wrong reasons, such as a dropping stock and recently canceled $585 million order (see this Financial Times article for many of the details). GlobalData analyst Amit Sharma says that these problems are largely because of an “overly optimistic approach regarding itsRead More

Minneapolis-based tenKsolar ships 1.69 MW rooftop system to China

Minneapolis-based tenKsolar ships 1.69 MW rooftop system to China

June 15, 2015 at 12:08 pm 2 comments

tenKsolar, a Minneapolis-based manufacturer of high energy density, low voltage PV systems, shipped 1.69 megawatts of tenKsolar DUO for SafeGreen Energy projects in Shanghai. The solar rooftop projects are designed and constructed by SafeGreen. SafeGreen chose to install the tenKsolar DUO system because of its performance in energy density and lowRead More

China to increase by 7 GW in 2015; U.S. moves to No. 2, says GlobalData

China to increase by 7 GW in 2015; U.S. moves to No. 2, says GlobalData

June 9, 2015 at 12:30 pm 4 comments

No surprise here: China will remain the world’s largest market for annual solar PV installations with slightly over 17.6 GW in 2015, an increase of approximately 7 GW on the previous year, according to research and consulting firm GlobalData. The company’s report states that China will command the single largest shareRead More