Tradeshow and Conference agenda

In the coming months Spire Solar will be present at the following tradeshows, conferences, and workshops:   NREL PV Reliability Workshop, Denver, Feb 28 – Mar 2 PV CellTech Conference, Malaysia, Mar 14 – Mar 15 PVQAT Workshop, Shanghai, Mar 23 – Mar 24 NPV Workshop, Freiburg, Apr 5 – Apr 6 SNEC Conference and Tradeshow,… Read More

Spire Solar introduces “Health Visits”

As our Spi-Sun 3500SLP and 4600SLP solar simulators are in the field for more than a decade already, we have introduced the option to book a health visit for this equipment. An experienced field engineer will visit your facility and check your solar simulators and see where we can improve or upgrade the equipment. You… Read More

Spire Solar will present at the 12th CSPV in Jiaxing, China

Our business development manager will give a presentation on the testing challenges of PERC and the changing requirements for PV manufacturers on the 12th CSPV conference Friday 25th of November. The conference will be held in Jiaxing, China. The theme of the workshop will be about the steps that the PV industry will take in… Read More

Join the talk of our CTO at PV-SEC 26 in Singapore

On Wednesday 26th of October our CTO ir. Stefan Roest will give a talk on the new testing requirements for PERC technology at the PV SEC in Singapore. As PERC is on of the up and coming technologies in the current PV market it is important to signalize that testing requirements are changing. Mr. Roest… Read More

Spire Solar wins SNEC 2016 Highlights Award

Spire Solar is delighted to announce that they won the SNEC 2016 Gigawatt Gold Award today! The 5100SLP Blue was rewarded for its innovative 1 lamp design, its low TCO, the Single Long Pulse technology, and its A+A+A+ classification which means maximum accurate output and lower operating cost for our customers. We like to thank the professional jury… Read More

Eternal Sun wins PV Technology Highlight award for second year in a row

Today PV magazine has published the winners of its 2016 Technology Highlights award. Eternal Sun Group was selected as a joint winner along with Meyer Burger. DSM’s anti-soiling glass coating was selected as a Technology to Watch. An independent jury of PV industry experts reviewed 38 entries from solar production equipment and materials suppliers. Eternal… Read More

Eternal Sun Group has appointed new CFO

Eternal Sun Group has appointed Florian van Rijn van Alkemade as Chief Financial Officer. He will play a vital role in realizing the next wave of growth of Eternal Sun Group, being responsible for sound financial management, securing project financing and growth capital and shaping the growth strategy towards 2020. “Our recent acquisition of Spire… Read More

Spire Solar builds momentum

Only 2 months after its spin out, Spire Solar is delighted to announce that first purchase orders have been received and sun simulators are shipping to customers in the US, China and India. The new company, specialized in PV module testing, was formed following an acquisition from Spire Corporation and is part of the Eternal… Read More

Eternal Sun Group appoints Erik Bentschap Knook as new CCO

Eternal Sun Group has appointed Erik Bentschap Knook as its Chief Commercial Officer. Erik will be responsible for global sales and marketing activities of the Eternal Sun Group. “We are pursuing a clear growth strategy aiming to expand our position as global solar testing equipment supplier. With Erik we further strengthen the leadership team of… Read More

Eternal Sun Group acquires Spire’s sun simulator business

Dutch solar company Eternal Sun announces the purchase of Spire Corporation’s sun simulator technology division. Objective testing has a critical part to play in developing a mature, global industry which can compete with the full range of energy sources in today’s demanding cost environment. In acquiring these assets, Eternal Sun takes the next step in… Read More