Trina supplying Mono PERC solar modules to 258MW Vietnam project

Silicon Module Super League (SMSL) member Trina Solar will provide 258MW of its monocrystalline PERC double glass modules to one of the largest private solar PV projects in Vietnam and what is claimed to be the first wind and solar hybrid plant in the country.

Trina sets new mono PERC cell efficiency record of 22.61%

‘Silicon Module Super League’ (SMSL) member Trina Solar has set a new world record of 22.61% efficiency for a p-type mono-crystalline cell, with Passivated Emitter and Rear Cell (PERC) technology at its State Key Laboratory of PV Science and Technology of China.

New government policies to support solar manufacturing in India

With India’s solar cell and module manufacturing capacity at about 1,200MW and 5,600MW respectively in April this year, Bridge to India's Jyoti Gulia looks at the plight of domestic manufacturers in the face of China's traditional dominance of the sector.

India surpasses 7GW solar installs - MNRE

India’s installed solar capacity was 6998.8MW as of 30 April this year, according to the latest figures from the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE).

EU withdraws Trina from solar panel MIP

The European Commission has officially withdrawn Chinese solar panel manufacturer Trina Solar and related companies from the EU-China price undertaking.