Canadian Solar

Canadian Solar Delivers 498 MWH DC BESS For AYPA Power Project

Canadian Solar secured a contract from Aypa Power (Aypa) to deliver a 498 MWh DC standalone battery energy storage system to the company. The Bypass Project is scheduled for completion in the third quarter of 2025, with e-STORAGE, being a part of its majority-owned subsidiary CSI Solar Co., Ltd. (CSI Solar). Located in Fort Bend […]

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Top 5 Non-Chinese Solar Manufacturers Disrupting China’s Stronghold

Non-Chinese solar manufacturers are making significant strides across various regions, challenging the long-standing dominance of Chinese companies in the solar market. Currently, China leads the world in solar panel manufacturing, with major players like JA Solar, Trina Solar, and JinkoSolar at the forefront. Chinese companies control over 80 per cent of the global market share […]

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Canadian Solar launches 5GW Module Plant in Texas

A 5GW TOPCon module assembly plant is the first production facility in the US opened by module maker Canadian Solar. The project, which is situated in Mesquite, Texas, was revealed last year with a $250 million US investment from the Chinese manufacturer. The Texas plant employs 1,500 people, according to a post made on LinkedIn […]

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Recurrent Energy Secures $70 Million Financing For 152 MW Brazil Solar Project

Solar and energy storage assets firm Recurrent Energy has announced that it has secured  $70 million of non-recourse project financing from Banco do Nordeste do Brasil S.A. (BNB) for its Jaiba III solar project in Brazil. The 152 MW Jaiba III project will be financed over 22 years spanning both construction and operation phases. Linked […]

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Canadian Solar, Sol System Partner To Increase US Module Manufacturing

Washington DC-based renewable energy company Canadian Solar Inc. and Sol Systems announced their recent partnership to scale new solar module production and procurement in the United States. Canadian Solar has secured a framework agreement to provide Sol Systems with a significant supply of modules from its newly ramped Texas module factory. Under the partnership, Canadian […]

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Recurrent Energy Secures $160 Mn For Solar Project, Microsoft as Customer

Recurrent Energy, a subsidiary of Canadian Solar Inc., and a global developer and owner of solar and energy storage assets, announced that it has secured $160 million in project financing for its 127 MWdc Bayou Galion Solar project, located in Northeast Louisiana. Recurrent Energy said that the project is currently under construction and is expected […]

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Six Solar Manufacturing Companies Establish Alliance to Standardize 700W+ Modules

Trina Solar, a PV and energy storage solutions firm has announced that it has established a “Photovoltaic Open Innovation Ecological Alliance” with five other manufacturers. They claim that this joint initiative would bring standardizing in applying the design of 700W+ PV modules. Other companies that are part of the alliance are, Astronergy, Canadian Solar, Risen […]

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Engie & Canadian Solar to Charge up UK Energy Storage Sector with 226 MWh BESS

French utility firm Engie has joined hands with Canadian Solar’s storage arm, e-STORAGE for two battery projects located in Scotland. e-STORAGE will be responsible for delivering 226 MWh DC of turnkey energy storage solutions to Engie in Scotland. Under the EPC, (Engineering, Procurement, and Construction) agreement, e-STORAGE will construct the two energy storage projects, boasting […]

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Canadian Solar Sets Sights on 5 GW Wafer Unit in Thailand

Solar manufacturer Canadian Solar is set to introduce a 5 GW solar wafer production unit in Chonburi, Thailand. The manufacturing facility, which will boast N-type wafer, will be operational by next year in March. In 2024, it will supply to the TOPCon cell manufacturing unit in Thailand. Later, by year 2025, the wafers will be […]

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