China’s solar modules manufacturer Trina Solar Co. Ltd. announced that its State Key Laboratory (SKL) of PV Science and Technology (PVST) of China has set a new world record of 24.58% for a high-efficiency n-type mono-crystalline silicon (c-Si) i-TOPCon solar cell.
Australian engineering, procurement and construction firm, Epho Pty Ltd, announced that the 5.725MW solar system for Brisbane Airport Corporation in Australia has now officially come online. Whilst Australia’s largest commercial and industrial solar system has been operational since end of 2018, Epho Pty Ltd, which was reponsible for the project design and construction, announced on May 10 that the systems reached practical completion including all approvals from authorities.
China’s photovoltaic modules manufacturer Trina Solar, has received a top rating in the latest module bankability report, published by Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). After having obtained the top spot among all its industry peers in the previous 2016 report, Trina Solar has now once again been rated bankable by 100% of the banks, EPCs, consultants and industry experts participating in the BNEF survey.
Trina Solar announced this week that it has been named as the most ‘bankable’ PV module manufacturer globally according to a report by Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF), “PV Module Bankability 2016: Quality On The Rise“, detailing the results of its survey, which was conducted to identify which module manufacturers are most likely to obtain non-recourse debt financing by commercial banks.