South Korean Hanwha Group Emphasizes On ‘Decarbonization Of Shipping’ At Davos

Vice Chairman of South Korea-based clean energy company Hanwha Group, Dong Kwan Kim, talked about the decarbonization of shipping and plans to build a zero-emission gas carrier at the World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland. Under this concept, the vessels will be run on alternative fuels which will happen for the first […]

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Backed by Favourable Policies, US Welcomes Largest Community Solar Project

The idea of solar in the USA is gathering momentum. The credit primarily goes to the Inflation Reduction Act, which has been insturmental in giving a fresh impetus to clean energy in the country. The landmark Act paves the path for provisions for tax credits for solar projects. Community Solar is also gaining traction rapidly […]

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Polysilicon Maker REC Silicon In 10 year Deal With Hanwha In US For Supplies

Norwegian Polysilicon manufacturer REC Silicon has entered into a 10-year agreement with South Korean conglomerate Hanwha Solutions to offer fluidised bed reactor (FBR) polysilicon. REC’s two U.S.-based plants have a capacity of more than 20,000 MT of high-purity polysilicon. Readers will recall that the US had imposed severe restrictions on sourcing modules from firms that […]

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South Korea’s Battery Majors LG Energy & Hanwha Explore Partnership for BESS

South Korean firms LG Energy Solution and Hanwha, global giants in the world of global battery and renewable energy technology, are looking to set up battery storage centric manufacturing facilities. The units will be established in the US. The said firms have entered into a partnership to make headways into US battery energy storage system […]

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REC Files Lawsuit Against Hanwha Q Cells In The US

REC Group, the Norway headquartered Solar manufacturer with its manufacturing in Singapore, has filed a patent Infringement Lawsuit against Hanwha Q Cells in an American District Court on 30th November 2020. Hanwha Q Cells itself, headquartered in South Korea, is no stranger to patent related lawsuits, having filed one in March 2019 relating to its […]

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REC Group Wins Patent Infringement Case Filed by Hanwha Q Cells

The US ITC had issued its Final Determination that REC Group’s products do not infringe the asserted claims of Hanwha Q-Cells’ US Patent 9,893,215 The REC Group, an international pioneering solar energy brand with Scandinavian heritage, has reported that on June 3, 2020, the United States International Trade Commission (ITC) had issued its Final Determination that […]

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Will CoronaVirus Prove To Be The Force Majeure Of 2020 for Indian solar?

India’s renewable, and especially the solar sector, has had a tough time since 2018. In 2018, it was the Goods and Services Tax (GST) which upended calculations of bid winners, especially those who signed their PPA’s just before the GST came in. If that wasn’t enough, it was followed by the Safeguard Duty, which muddied […]

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Canadian Solar Closes Financing For 55 Megawatt Yamaguchi Shin Mine Solar Power Project in Japan

Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company”, or “Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world’s largest solar power companies, today announced that it has closed JPY14.9 billion (US$141.5 million) senior and subordinate non-recourse term loan facilities to finance the construction and operation of a 55 MWp solar power plant in the Yamaguchi prefecture, Japan. The facilities […]

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