Eternal Sun Group welcomes ABN AMRO Energy Transition Fund as new shareholder

A strong shareholder consortium has been created to boost further growth. Feb 11 2019 | Eternal Sun Group (ESG) and ABN AMRO Energy Transition Fund (ETF) announced today that ABN AMRO ETF has taken a majority stake in the provider of test solutions for the solar industry. Together with Belgian family fund VERMEC and key… Read More

PV ModuleTech 2018: Measuring new PV module technologies with Eternal Sun

Pepijn Veling of Eternal Sun Group. Ahead of the forthcoming PV ModuleTech 2018 event in Penang, Malaysia on 23-24 October 2018, PV-Tech took the time to catch up with Pepijn Veling of Eternal Sun Group. A key partner of the PV ModuleTech 2018 event, Eternal Sun Group includes both Eternal Sun (focusing on climate controlled… Read More

Tata Power Solar Expands Its Manufacturing Facility

Tata Power Solar is India’s largest integrated solar company. Headquartered in Bangalore, Tata Power Solar operates in three distinct segments – manufacturing of solar modules, EPC services for solar power projects and creating innovative solar products. They are India’s leading solar manufacturer operating 400 MW and 300 MW of module & cell manufacturing facility in… Read More

Hi Physix acquires a Spire Solar 5100SLP Blue and an Eternal Sun Steady State Solar Simulator

The HiPhysix Laboratory has been established with an objective to provide the best quality of calibration and testing services using well-equipped infrastructure with the help of highly qualified technical personnel. The laboratory has the capability to calibrate the most sophisticated electrical measuring Instruments under controlled environmental conditions. Combining a steady state solar simulator with the… Read More

ACME Solar installs Spire Solar 5100SLP Blue for batch testing of PV modules

ACME Solar, with a current capacity of over 1.8 GW of solar generation, is committed to creating credible solutions for the growth of the solar sector in India and thus, expects to be at the forefront of the solar revolution in the country. Hence, as an important player in the Indian solar industry, it makes… Read More

IFE acquires Spire Solar 5100SLP Blue solar simulator to set-up PV module characterization laboratory

For IFE this PV module sized solar simulator is an important step in their development as a solar research facility. It is the first in Norway of its kind gives IFE the competitive edge in the region to perform PV module research, further building on its earlier solar cell research. “The 5100SLP Blue delivers accurate… Read More

Websol To Scale Up Solar Cell and Module Manufacturing Capacity in India

According to a Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) filing, Websol’s board has approved expansion of its cell line capacity by 100 MW, bringing the company’s total cell line capacity to almost 300 MW. The BSE filing also stated that an expansion of its module line capacity by 150 MW was also approved bringing its module line… Read More

Spire Solar receives independent third party A+A+A+ certificate

Spire Solar receives independent third party A+A+A+ certificate for their 5100SLP Blue from TÜV Rheinland The 5100SLP Blue, which is the successor of the 4600SLP, received an IEC 60904-9 Class A+A+A+ classification for spectrum, spatial uniformity, and temporal stability. This advanced class, not yet integrated into the current IEC standard, has been defined by TÜV… Read More

Spire Solar Simulators bifacial ready

As the first orders of bifacial modules are rolling in, the first projects are getting built and as research from the ITRPV predicts a 30% bifacial share in 2027, we improved our Spire Simulators so they are able to test this new PV technology. In practice, this means an upgrade to 1200 W/m2 for every 5100SLP… Read More

Spire Solar launces Chinese website

At the SNEC show in Shanghai Spire Solar launched its Chinese website which is packed with key features designed specifically to meet the needs of the growing number of Chinese visitors. Current market intel shows that Chian is the top market for Spire Solar. Chinese visitor numbers have increased year on year still making China the fastest growing… Read More