Post Tagged with: "PERC"

Mission Solar to show off four new solar panels (three PERC) at Solar Power International

Mission Solar to show off four new solar panels (three PERC) at Solar Power International

September 20, 2018 at 1:20 pm Comments are Disabled

Mission Solar Energy, a U.S. based supplier of high-efficiency solar modules, is debuting four new solar panels at Solar Power International (booths #1512 and #6039). The new products include PERC and Mono technologies featuring five busbar, high efficiency cells. As the demand for higher power output modules grow, Mission Solar EnergyRead More

LONGi increases world record efficiency of its 120-cell half-cut mono PERC module

LONGi increases world record efficiency of its 120-cell half-cut mono PERC module

April 24, 2018 at 3:40 pm Comments are Disabled

TÜV-SÜD announced that LONGi Solar’s 120-cell half-cut monocrystalline PERC module has exceeded 360 W, which would be a new world record for the highest power 120-cell half-cut monocrystalline PERC module. This adds to LONGi’s world record for 60-cell monocrystalline PERC module for power and conversion efficiency. LONGi’s singular focus onRead More

JA Solar sets new wattage record for 60-cell mono-Si PV module

JA Solar sets new wattage record for 60-cell mono-Si PV module

December 13, 2017 at 2:04 pm Comments are Disabled

JA Solar Holdings Co. says the output power of its 60-cell PV modules assembled by mono-Si PERC cells has exceeded now 325 W. The actual output power clocked in at 326.67 W as measured and certified by TUV SUD. Buy that measure, this sets a new world record for 60-cellRead More

Module Evolution: What big-time PV improvements will boost panel efficiency?

Module Evolution: What big-time PV improvements will boost panel efficiency?

October 2, 2017 at 9:48 am Comments are Disabled

The solar industry is forever in need of constant innovation and scientific breakthrough. Even now, with PV capacity reaching record highs, prices continuing to fall and efficiencies inching up, more innovation is needed. A lot more. (Not to mention whatever fallout is felt in the module market following the SectionRead More

Silicor Materials reports on its first p-type mono PERC production results

Silicor Materials reports on its first p-type mono PERC production results

June 5, 2017 at 1:50 pm Comments are Disabled

Silicor Materials, Inc., says that, in its first ever attempt, the company has produced p-type mono PERC (Passivated Emitter Rear Cell) cells at approximately 20 percent efficiency, using 100 percent of its standard silicon feedstock. “We are extremely pleased with the results of this first attempt at mono cell production,”Read More

SolarWorld extends warranty for PERC solar panels to 20 years

SolarWorld extends warranty for PERC solar panels to 20 years

February 6, 2017 at 8:00 am 1 comment

  SolarWorld is doubling the duration of its workmanship warranty on its entire portfolio of solar panel products to 20 years. With the improvement in consumer protection, the company becomes the first major producer of solar panels featuring the popular, high-power PERC (passivated emitter rear contact) solar cell architecture toRead More

Trina Solar says it hit a new mono-crystalline PERC cell efficiency record

Trina Solar says it hit a new mono-crystalline PERC cell efficiency record

December 19, 2016 at 10:20 am 1 comment

Feels like its been awhile since a module manufacturer touted an efficiency record. The wait is over: Trina Solar Limited announced that its State Key Laboratory of PV Science and Technology of China set a new world conversion efficiency record of 22.61 percent for a high-efficiency p-type mono-crystalline silicon (c-Si)Read More

REC Group to expand PERC module production, development

REC Group to expand PERC module production, development

December 15, 2016 at 9:05 am Comments are Disabled

REC Group, a European brand of solar panels, is looking to expand its production of high-efficiency Passivated Emitter Rear Contact (PERC) solar cells and start developing that next-generation PERC technology.  To do so, the company ordered three microCELL OTF laser systems from 3D-Micromac AG, a leading supplier of laser micromachiningRead More

PERC Up: Boviet Solar tells us how it will provide high efficiency modules at a low cost

PERC Up: Boviet Solar tells us how it will provide high efficiency modules at a low cost

November 21, 2016 at 11:03 am 8 comments

Boviet Solar Technology Co. is probably the biggest manufacturer of solar modules you haven’t heard of. The reason being is the company has been an OEM supplier for a handful of brand names you do recognize, but that’s all about to change. We sat down with Boviet Solar USA, theRead More

Trina announces new world record for its high-efficiency mc-Si module

Trina announces new world record for its high-efficiency mc-Si module

October 18, 2016 at 1:41 pm Comments are Disabled

Trina Solar Limited announced that its State Key Laboratory of PV Science and Technology of China (SKL PVST) has set a new world record of 19.86 percent aperture efficiency for its high-efficiency “Honey Plus” multicrystalline silicon (mc-Si) solar module, which contains 120 pieces of P-type mc-Si solar cells (156 x 78 mm2).Read More