Sunday September 23, 2018 07:55

Energy Press Release : 07 Sep 2018

BGRIM entered into Power Purchase Agreement with Electricity of Vietnam Energy—07 Sep 18

The Thai-Vietnamese joint venture led by B.Grimm Power Plc (BGRIM) has concluded a 20-year contract to supply electricity from its 420 MW solar farm project in Vietnam to Electricity of Vietnam (EVN). The accord, signed in Hanoi on September 5, secured

JA Solar#s IP on Bifacial PERC Technology Patented in Japan Energy—07 Sep 18

BEIJING--7 Sep--PRNewswire/InfoQuest

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd., a world-leading manufacturer of high-performance photovoltaic products, announced that its patent application for protecting the company's intellectual property of bifacial PERC cell and module technology has been granted by the Japanese Patent Office.

JA Solar has been a company fully committed to the innovation and advancement of photovoltaic technology since its inception by devoting enormous resources on its R&D efforts, and has maintained its technological leading position in the photovoltaic industry globally. JA Solar filed an invention disclosure of "A Bifacial Light-Absorbing Solar Cell with Localized AI-BSF and the Method of Making It" to National Bureau of Intellectual Properties of China in early 2013, and the patent was subsequently granted in March 2016. The bifacial PERC technology utilizes the backside of a PERC cell to receive scattered and reflected lights from the ground, resulting in higher energy generation on module level. The patent puts JA Solar in a unique position to hold the core intellectual property rights associated with bifacial PERC cells and modules. The latest approval of this patent application by the Japanese Patent Office is a manifestation of JA Solar's technological innovativeness, as well as the legal recognition and protection for th