China’s JA Solar runs solar photovoltaic lines at full capacity

30 January 2013 05:46  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Shanghai-based JA Solar Holdings is currently operating its photovoltaic lines with a combined capacity of 5 gigawatt (5GW) in China at 100% capacity, a company source said on Wednesday.

The solar cell lines in Ningjin, Hebei, and in Yangzhou, Jiangsu – with a total capacity of 3GW – are being operated at full capacity, he said.

Similarly, the solar module lines in Fengxian, Shanghai, and in Anhui, Hefei, that have a total capacity of 2GW, are running at full tilt, the source said.

“Production has been raised to full capacity since the fourth quarter last year,” he said.

Asian photovoltaic demand for solar modules has been healthy, particularly from Japan, the source said.

JA Solar Holdings is one the world’s largest manufacturers of high-performance solar cells and solar power products.


By: Felicia Loo



AddThis Social Bookmark Button

For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.

Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.

Printer Friendly

ICIS news FREE TRIAL
Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index