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PV module procurement: Common mistakes made and issues to consider

PV module procurement: Common mistakes made and issues to consider

January 11, 2021 at 12:36 pm 0 comments

As part of our 2021 Solar PV Modules Buyer’s Guide, we asked solar PV panel manufacturers what they considered to be common mistakes made in the procurement process by solar installers and EPCs. Here is what they had to say. Peak power vs. production One of the factors that isRead More

Trina Solar explains latest joint effort to standardize silicon wafer, solar module sizes

Trina Solar explains latest joint effort to standardize silicon wafer, solar module sizes

January 4, 2021 at 11:46 am 0 comments

Solar module manufacturers are pushing the limits of panel size to chase higher wattages and product differentiation, but these variations have downstream and upstream consequences. To close out 2020, Trina Solar Co. and seven other companies jointly proposed / promoted a standard size spec for silicon wafers and the resultingRead More

What’s the answer for solar PV panel recycling? Manufacturers share their thoughts

What’s the answer for solar PV panel recycling? Manufacturers share their thoughts

December 10, 2020 at 9:00 am Comments are Disabled

  The solar PV panel recycling issue continues to loom large in the U.S., with more articles being written to show something needs to be done than actual things getting done. The volume of discarded modules could total 80 million metric tons by 2050. In addition to quantity, the natureRead More

Trina Solar’s Vertex S 400W+ series obtains two IEC certifications

Trina Solar’s Vertex S 400W+ series obtains two IEC certifications

November 30, 2020 at 11:46 am Comments are Disabled

Last week, Trina Solar Limited Vertex S 400W+ series of ultra-high power compact modules successfully completed all necessary reliability tests and have obtained the IEC 61215 and IEC 61730 certificates. Following the two certificates awarded to the Vertex 550W/600W in October 2020 relating to IEC 61215 photovoltaic modules performance standardsRead More

C&I Rooftop Solar Project of the Year 2020: Catholic Diocese of Richmond

C&I Rooftop Solar Project of the Year 2020: Catholic Diocese of Richmond

November 10, 2020 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

State of Virginia | 1.25 MW in total (6 rooftops) Nonprofits and places of worship are in that no man’s land when it comes to solar — operations that would benefit immensely from the savings of renewable energy but with no easy path to financing. The 2020 C&I Rooftop ProjectRead More

Trina Solar aims 405-W Vertex S module at residential, commercial rooftops

Trina Solar aims 405-W Vertex S module at residential, commercial rooftops

November 5, 2020 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

Trina Solar announced the launch of Vertex S, the latest in their high-efficiency PV module series for residential and commercial rooftop applications that increases the output power beyond 405W. Vertex S is a universal solution intended for distributed photovoltaic power plants, available in a range of customizable options, and catersRead More

Solar PV Module Buyer’s Guide 2021

Solar PV Module Buyer’s Guide 2021

October 27, 2020 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

Solar PV module technology is better and more cost-effective than ever, but manufacturers continue to push the boundaries in terms of power, efficiency, cell layouts, connections and dimensions. For this Solar PV Module Buyer’s Guide, we reached out to all of the major manufacturers to explain what new tech andRead More

Trina Solar’s 600 W Vertex modules pass TÜV Rheinland tests

Trina Solar’s 600 W Vertex modules pass TÜV Rheinland tests

September 21, 2020 at 1:38 pm Comments are Disabled

Trina Solar Co.‘s new Vertex 600W/550W series ultra-high power modules keep passing all the tests, this time the comprehensive reliability test by TÜV Rheinland. Previous milestones for Trina Solar’s new tech include the IEC 61215 PV module performance standard and the IEC 61730 PV module safety standard certificates in MarchRead More

Vote for the 2020 Solar Builder Projects of the Year

Vote for the 2020 Solar Builder Projects of the Year

September 14, 2020 at 11:59 am 5 comments

Solar Builder readers submitted their coolest, most innovative and noteworthy solar projects of the last 12 months, and after combing through another record amount of submissions, we’ve narrowed the field to these 2020 Project of the Year nominees! This year the field is divided into FIVE categories: Residential (single-family, multi-family)Read More

Trina Solar adds another 7.6 GW of 210 mm solar cell production capacity

Trina Solar adds another 7.6 GW of 210 mm solar cell production capacity

August 20, 2020 at 1:07 pm Comments are Disabled

Trina Solar signed an investment cooperation agreement with the Management Committee of Yancheng Economic and Technological Development Zone in Jiangsu province to expand its manufacturing capacity of 210 mm solar cells. The company’s annual production capacity will reach 26 GW with 70 percent Ultra-High-Efficient 210mm cell by end of nextRead More