3SUN will be the largest facility of high-performance photovoltaic cells and modules in Europe, with an annual production of 3 GW per year. Excellence, innovation, and sustainability are our pillars to build state-of-the-art photovoltaic panels, able to compete with the big players in the market. Our modules are based on 3SUN CORE-H heterojunction technology, fully developed in-house. This technology is indeed the core of our solar products, which are divided into two types of markets: utility scale (solar plants) and distributed generation (residential and commercial use). Our product portfolio shares market-leading features such as high efficiency, superior performance, and excellent reliability. We have also developed a highly automated and traceable state-of-the-art manufacturing process because we are committed to environmental and social sustainability to achieve a low carbon footprint and a traceable and transparent supply chain.
Founded in 2016 and headquartered in Houston, Texas, SEG Solar is an internationally recognized Tier 1 U.S. manufacturer of high quality PV modules.
In 2023, the company acquired a manufacturing plant in Houston as part of its strategy to intensify its research and development capabilities, enhance its domestic industry supply chain and expand its global market reach. The company’s commitment to technological innovation, quality, cost-effectiveness and sustainability sets it apart from its competitors and is evident in the superior service it provides to its customers.
Counting on a fully integrated supply chain, the company will have a global capacity during 2024 of over 5.5GW and 2GW for modules and cells respectively, with more than 2GW of SEG products already installed in the U.S. and Europe as of the end of 2022.
Part of the CHINT Group, Astronergy is a globally recognized cell and module manufacturer and, founded in 2006, was among the first private Chinese companies to enter the PV sector. A major player in the n-type TOPCon module field, the company has been ranked as a “Top Performer” by PVEL on no less than seven occasions and has a footprint in over 140 countries and regions worldwide, with offices in markets including Germany, Spain, the Netherlands, the US and Brazil.
EliTe Solar (formerly ET Solar) is a global PV manufacturer, and a PV system service provider. EliTe Solar focuses on serving high-value markets and leveraging our core manufacturing assets in Southeast Asia. EliTe Solar operates 6GW of annual wafer capacity, as well as 4GW of cell, and 4GW module capacities across our global manufacturing fleet. We have focused on the 182mm wafer format for our cell and module products and offer both P-PERC and N-Type technologies to provide our customers with the most optimized solar solutions to meet the needs of residential, industrial, commercial, and utility clients.
Heliene is one of North America’s fastest-growing domestic module manufacturers serving the utility-scale, commercial, and residential markets. With an in-house logistics team and remarkably responsive support staff, Heliene delivers competitively priced, high performance solar modules precisely when and where customers need them to accelerate North America’s clean energy transition. Founded in 2010, Heliene is recognized as a highly bankable Tier 1 module manufacturer and has production facilities located in Ontario, Minnesota and Florida.
Imperial Star Solar is the largest solar cell and module manufacturer in Cambodia with a fully integrated supply chain and over a decade of manufacturing excellence. We partner with industry leaders and provide robust, dependable solar modules and solutions that serve as industry benchmarks. The company validates its product performance through independent third party testing. Imperial Star Solar is dedicated to delivering reliable and cost-effective solar panels to the utility, commercial, and residential markets.
Imperial Star Solar serves global customers with high quality products and professional services. Over the years, we expanded our South East Asia manufacturing hub cell capacity to 2GW, module capacity to 2.5 GW. Our Texas facility will come online with 1.5GW module capacity in Q3 2024. By the end of 2024, Imperial Star Solar has shipped more than 3GW of high quality modules to its global clients and partners in US, Asia and European markets.
Founded in 2008 and based in Denver, Colorado and Shanghai, China, Clean Energy Associates (CEA) is a North American-owned solar PV and battery storage quality assurance, supply chain management, and engineering services firm. With 175+ professionals, CEA provides engineering and technical support services for PV and battery storage:
- Quality Control and Testing
Supply Chain Management and Traceability
Engineering and Design Services
Supplier Ranking and Market Intelligence
CEA serves the needs of Project Developers, Independent Power Producers, Engineering – Procurement and Construction firms, Financial Institutions, and Operations/Maintenance firms. It is led by an experienced leadership team with a combined 1000+ years of PV and battery storage business experience and is supported by 130+ engineers, who help solve a broad array of clients’ needs to reduce technical and financial risk, and to increase system performance and reliability.
Dow supplies a variety of proven materials, chemistries and technologies used in the manufacture of solar equipment and operation of assets, focusing on high-quality materials solutions that will provide the performance, durability and reliability manufacturers and end users need.
Leveraging more than 100 years of expertise, our technologies are enabling solar component manufacturers to explore novel and more efficient designs as well as providing end users with global reliability of supply to meet today’s and tomorrow’s renewable energy needs.
Origami Solar is the developer of a patented steel solar panel frame that will transform the solar industry through high-speed domestic production, dramatically lower greenhouse gas emissions and superior strength and durability vs. aluminum. By sourcing steel from an established industry ecosystem, solar module manufacturers can eliminate supply chain constraints, accelerate the transition to carbon-free energy, and level the global playing field for module production. Origami Solar was awarded the grand prize in the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) American-Made Solar Prize competition in 2022 and PV Magazine’s Manufacturing Innovation of the Year in 2023, recognizing the disruptive value and market potential of a high-performance steel module frame.
PI Berlin provides expert technical diligence, procurement, and quality assurance services for a wide range of solar installers, integrators, project developers, utilities and investors in North America, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Australia. We enable our clients to manage technical risk associated with the investment or procurement of PV equipment. We leverage direct relationships with PV module, inverter and battery manufacturers, apply our expertise to qualified manufacturers and independently verify quality, reliability, and performance.
Qcells is one of the world’s leading clean energy companies, recognized for its established reputation as a manufacturer of high-performance, high-quality solar cells and modules, portfolio of intelligent storage systems, and growing international pipeline of large-scale renewable energy projects. Qcells also provides renewable electricity retail services and packages to end customers the world over. The company is headquartered in Seoul, South Korea (Global Executive HQ) with its diverse international manufacturing facilities in the U.S., Malaysia, China, and South Korea. Qcells offers Completely Clean Energy through the full spectrum of photovoltaic products, storage solutions, renewable electricity contracting and large-scale solar power plants. Through its growing global business network spanning North America, Europe, Asia, South America, Africa and the Middle East, Qcells provides excellent services and long-term partnerships to its customers in the utility, commercial, governmental and residential markets.
Risen Energy was founded in 1986 and is a hi-tech PV module manufacturer. The company exports its products to more than 50 countries and regions around the world, including Europe, North America, South Africa and Southeast Asia, has over 45 core technologies and operates its own national level photovoltaic laboratory in China
The Runergy Group founded in 2013，is recognized as one of the industry’s most innovative technology companies, ranked among the top three globally for cell shipments for three consecutive years from 2020 to 2022. As of the end of 2022, the company’s global production capacity for large-size high-efficiency cells exceeded 25GW, with a module capacity of 3GW, the latter planned to reach 19GW during 2023. Runergy has a number of production bases, including in the Chinese cities of Ningxia, Yancheng, Jianhu and Yunnan and also operates a cell and module facility in Thailand.
Solar4America is a premium solar panel US manufacturer, located in Sacramento, CA. We manufacture a variety of solar panels for residential, commercial, and utility projects. We have been investing extensively in state-of-the-art equipment, technologies and teams in the U.S., which enables us to provide great local customer services and warranties to our customers.
Founded in 2010 by French solar veterans, STS has been consolidating its position as a leading Testing, Inspection, Audit, and Technical Advisory company that counts in the solar and storage industry.
Accredited under ISO/IEC17020:2012, STS supports solar and storage developers’ procurement effort in Asia through supplier assessment & qualification, inspection and quality control, and technical advisory services. STS is the global market leader for PV modules pre-shipment inspection services. Initiated in 2011, STS has released in 2018 the first industry standard for approval of PV modules manufacturing and dispatch, solving the challenge for buyers to set the right quality level at mass-production.
Present in 11 different countries globally with operational focus in Asia, STS enjoys the largest inspector fleet (full-time) in the industry and conducts more than 300 quality assessment projects per year for clients in more than 30 countries including leading EPCs, developers, independent power producers and utility companies.
Founded in 1997, Trina Solar is a world leading provider of integrated solutions for photovoltaic (PV) smart energy. It is mainly engaged in research and development, production and sales of PV modules, power stations and system products, PV power generation and operation and maintenance services, plus development and sales of intelligent microgrids and multi-energy systems, as well as the operation of energy cloud platforms. In June 2020, Trina Solar was listed on the Science and Technology Innovation Board (STAR Market) of the Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE), becoming the first company providing PV products and systems as well as smart energy to have gone public on the platform.