Trina Solar Announces Ownership of TOPCon Technology Patents

Smart solar products and solutions company Trina Solar, announced its ownership of over 2000 patents, including a significant number of core TOPCon technology patents, in addition to PERC and Heterojunction (HJT) technology patents. The patents protect Trina’s intellectual property (IP) rights to critical N-type TOPCon technology used in solar module production and strengthen Trina’s position […]

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PERC Extends Settlement Period For Rooftop Solar To 31st March 2025

Punjab State Electricity Regulatory Commission (PSERC) recently amended the grid interactive rooftop solar photo voltaic systems) regulations, 2021. This regulation is also called the (Grid Interactive Rooftop Solar Photo Voltaic Systems) Regulations, 2021. PERC in its revised notification changed the settlement period, it mentioned, “The current settlement period of rooftop solar photo voltaic systems set […]

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Solar Production Costs In China Falls By 42% In 2023: Wood Mackenzie

A latest report states that the cost of producing solar modules in China has dropped by 42% in the last 12 months to US$0.15 per watt (/W). This gave manufacturers in the country cost advantage over international rivals according to the New Horizons report from Wood Mackenzie. The report looks at ‘Five low-carbon tech trends […]

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PERC Researchers Win Prestigious Engineering Prize

The 2023 Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering has been an occasion to celebrate four solar pioneers, who developed the widely used PERC technology that improved solar efficiency and supported a steep drop in costs over the past two decades. The four awardees– Professor Martin Green of UNSW, Professor Andrew Blakers of ANU, and Dr Aihua […]

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Trina Solar Chairman Gao Jifan On Key Solar Trends For The Future

Trina Solar Chairman Gao Jifan stressed on the need for innovation and collaboration for the solar sector to continue growing strongly. Speaking at an industry meet, the head of one of the world’s largest manufacturers from China highlighted how  n-type modules are reaching a critical point of cost-effectiveness that could make them the mainstay of […]

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Websol Energy To Set Up 1.8 GW Solar Cell And Module Facility

To give a major boost to its manufacturing capabilities, Websol Energy System has said that it will be setting up a new manufacturing plant for solar cells and modules in near future. This will have a capacity to produce up to 1.8 GW of solar panels. Industry experts see it as a step towards self-reliance […]

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Trina Solar Announces 23.39% Efficiency for PERC Solar Cell

Trina Solar has announced that its State Key Laboratory (SKL) of PVST has fabricated a PERC cell with 23.39 percent efficiency solely using standard manufacturing equipment. Trina Solar has announced that its State Key Laboratory (SKL) of PV Science and Technology (PVST) has fabricated a PERC cell with 23.39 percent efficiency solely using standard manufacturing […]

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JinkoSolar Sets Record for P-type PERC & N-Type Bifacial Conversion Efficiency

JinkoSolar has set the maximum conversion efficiency with its P-type PERC and N-type bifacial solar modules with 21.82% and 22.49% efficiency, breaking the previous record JinkoSolar, one of the largest solar module manufacturers in the world, has announced that the maximum conversion efficiency of its P-type PERC and N-type HOT bifacial solar modules reached 21.82 […]

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JinkoSolar’s Cheetah Series: The Ultra High Performance Era Has Begun

Driven by the rapid industry transformation, continuous technology evolution and increasingly complex market demands of the solar landscape in recent years, JinkoSolar has utilized its technical leadership to create cutting-edge technologies of tomorrow. Presented for the first time during SNEC 2018 in Shanghai, JinkoSolar Cheetah module is the world’s highest-performing, commercially mass-produced monofacial module, bringing […]

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