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MNRE issues advisory against fake websites under KUSUM scheme

The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy (MNRE) has warned public against fake websites under KUSUM scheme. MNRE notes that “It has been noticed that few websites have cropped up claiming to be registration portal for KUSUM Scheme. Such websites are potentially duping general public and misusing data captured through fake registration portal. “ The […]

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REC Group reacts to Hanwha Q-Cells’ patent infringement complaints

REC Group in a statement said that it has learned from media reports circulating since March 5, 2019, that Hanwha Q-Cells has filed lawsuits against REC Group in the U.S. and in Germany based on alleged patent infringement and has approached REC’s customers around the world with these accusations. A preliminary investigation with Germany’s regional […]

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JinkoSolar Promotes Zhiqun Xu to Chief Operating Officer

JinkoSolar announced that Zhiqun Xu has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Xu, who currently serves as the Company’s Vice President and General Manager of the wafer division, will assume his new role and responsibilities immediately. Prior to joining the Company in December 2008, Xu held a variety of roles ranging from technology to production […]

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REC Group announces new product and power warranties

REC Group announced new product and power warranties on its premium and multi-award-winning REC TwinPeak and REC N-Peak high performance solar panels. Applicable to all deliveries since October 1, 2018, REC has doubled the product warranty duration from 10 to 20 years across the range, and reduced the annual power degradation of the panel, so that customers can now look forward to even greater guaranteed output over the lifetime […]

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Vishay Intertechnology Launches New Ruggedized ENYCAP Energy Storage Capacitors

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.  Introduced a new series of ruggedized ENYCAP electrical double-layer energy storage capacitors for energy harvesting and power backup applications in harsh, high humidity environments. Vishay BCcomponents 225 EDLC-R ENYCAP capacitors are the industry’s first to offer useful life of 2000 hours at +85 °C and meet the highest class of moisture resistance: the biased […]

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LONGi Solar achieves World Record for Monocrystalline PERC Module with Efficiency of 20.41per cent

LONGi Solar announced that, according to a test conducted by TUV-SUD, the independent third-party certification test organization, the company’s 60-cell PERC module achieved a photoelectric conversion efficiency of 20.41%, a new world record for a monocrystalline PERC module. The product tested was a P-type monocrystalline PERC module. Based on efficient PERC cell technologies and innovative […]

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Mission Solar Energy ramping up production to meet product demands for 2018

Mission Solar Energy announced that they are ramping up production to meet product demands for 2018. Since the launch of its new product line targeting commercial and residential projects in the first quarter of 2017, the high-power solar modules have become coveted by distributors and installers across the U.S. The Texas-based manufacturing plant is currently […]

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Global PV materials market to reach USD 36.23 billion by 2025: Research and Markets

Research and Markets in its latest report forecasts global PV materials market to reach USD 36.23 billion by 2025. According to the research firm the growing PV installations coupled with rise in module manufacturing facilities in Asia Pacific is driving market demand. The demand for PV materials is the highest in the construction of solar […]

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