News Brief May 14 – BrightNight, Neoen, Energy Vault and ACEN

BrightNight and Cordelio Power Achieve Financial Close on $ 414M Project Financing for 300 MW Box Canyon Project in Arizona BrightNight, a global renewable power producer built to deliver clean and dispatchable solutions, recently secured a US$414 million construction credit facility. BrightNight secure this credit facility with its joint venture partner Cordelio Power, for their […]

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LONGi Sets New Record In Silicon Solar Cell Efficiency

LONGi Green Energy Technology Co. announced that the company has broken another world record for silicon solar cell efficiency only four months after it last set a world record in this area on May 7. As certified by Germany’s Institute for Solar Energy Research Hamelin (ISFH), the new silicon heterojunction back-contact (HBC) solar cells designed […]

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Inverter Major Sungrow Overtakes Longi By Market Cap

Sungrow, the no 1 solar inverter firm by most rankings, has crossed the market valuation of module maker LONGi, long seen as the largest solar equipment form out of China. With year-end revenues of RMB72.25 billion (US$9.9 billion) for 2023, the Sungrow stock surged to the highest market cap among Chinese PV firms. Revenues of […]

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LONGi, Dynamis Ink 160 MW Supply Deal In Chile

Solar panel manufacturing firm LONGi, and solar energy products distributor Dynamis signed a 160 MW supply framework agreement during the ATP TOUR Chile Open event. The ceremony took place in Santiago, Chile, on March 2, by LONGi to Dynamis during the ATP TOUR Chile Open, in which the CEO, Thaynara Rech, and the Dynamis Commercial […]

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LONGi, Ferroglobe Enters Long-Term Silicon Supply Agreement

China-based solar technology company LONGi, and Ferroglobe PLC, a UK-based silicon metal and ferroalloys, producer recently entered into a long-term supply agreement. Under the terms of the agreement, Ferroglobe is expected to supply high-quality quartzite and metallurgical grade silicon (MGS) to LONGi to support its strategy to increase purchases from the leading western suppliers of […]

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China’s LONGi Inks Deal With Spain’s Naturgy To Supply 1 Million Solar Modules

China-based solar technology firm LONGi and Spain-based energy utility firm Naturgy have signed a new module shipment agreement for Naturgy’s 2024 solar projects in Spain. As part of the agreement, LONGi will deliver just over one million modules from its Hi-MO 5 series, with a total output volume of 574 MWp. These bifacial modules will […]

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LONGi Makes Case For Net Zero Manufacturing At WEF Davos

As one of the newest recipients of the World Economic Forum (WEF) “Lighthouse Factory” recognition, Chinese solar giant LONGi made a strong case for net zero manufacturing powered by clean energy. For LONGi, which will celebrate it’s 25th year of founding in 2025, the journey to be the leading solar player has been truly impressive. […]

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LONGi Develops Silicon Solar Cells With 27.09% Efficiency

The world’s largest integrated  solar module maker, LONGi Green Energy Technology Co., Ltd., has  announced that it developed solar cells with 27.09% for the efficiency. It adds that the crystalline silicon heterojunction and back-contact (HBC) solar cells, are certified by the Institute for Solar Energy Research Hamelin (ISFH) in Germany. The solar cells of 27.09% […]

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LONGi Partners With UNHCR To Solarize Its Emergency Facilities

Global Solar Company LONGi today announced a new three-year partnership with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). LONGi has planned to make an impact on climate action, energy equity and sustainable transformation with this initiative.  The announcement was made at the Solar+ Pavilion during COP28, the 28th Conference of the Parties to the […]

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