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Mar 15, 2011, 09:00 ET Astronergy Modules Pass Intertek's Salt, Mist and Corrosion Test

Astronergy crystalline PV modules have earned the Intertek IEC 61701 certification, passing a series of salt, mist and corrosion tests. The tests...


Feb 28, 2011, 09:00 ET Astronergy Appoints General Manager for North American Market

Astronergy (Chint Solar) has filled another key position with a solar industry expert: Thomas Koerner joined the company in January 2011 as General...


Feb 25, 2011, 09:11 ET Astronergy Appoints General Manager for German Branch

Astronergy (Chint Solar) announced a key addition to its global management team. Thomas Heinl joined the company in February 2011 as General...


Feb 21, 2011, 10:42 ET PV Cycle Membership Bolsters Astronergy's Sustainability Initiative

Leading c-Si and thin film module manufacturer Astronergy (Chint Solar) has become a full member of PV Cycle, an organization that specializes in...


Dec 13, 2010, 10:00 ET Astronergy Will Construct World's Largest Single-building PV System

On December 13, Astronergy announced plans to construct the world's largest single-building PV System - a grid-connected 10MW system integrated...


Nov 10, 2010, 10:00 ET Construction of Astronergy 200 MW Thin Film Line Begins in Jiuquan City

On November 10, Astronergy, in collaboration with its corporate parent, the Chint Group, began construction in Jiuquan, Gansu Province on a solar...


Aug 09, 2010, 08:00 ET Astronergy will Increase Thin Film Capacity to 75 MW in Early 2011 with Plans to Reach 400 MW in the Near Future

Astronergy and Oerlikon Solar jointly announce a follow-up purchase agreement for Oerlikon Solar's thin film equipment. With this order Astronergy...


Aug 03, 2010, 08:26 ET Chint Group Invests in 1 GW of Solar Energy Projects in Gansu Province

Astronergy (also known as "Chint Solar") announced today that its parent company, the Chint Group, officially signed a strategic cooperative...


Aug 02, 2010, 08:00 ET Astronergy Enters Into Exclusive Agreement With Solco Ltd.

Leading Chinese solar company, Astronergy (also known as Chint Solar), has today announced an exclusive agreement with Solco Ltd., headquartered in...


Jun 08, 2010, 08:00 ET Astronergy's Thin Film Module Receives TUV and UL Certifications

Astronergy announced that their a-Si/uc-Si tandem junction high-efficiency thin film PV modules have independently received the German-based TUV...


May 27, 2010, 08:00 ET Astronergy Crystalline PV Solar Modules to be Covered by Munich Re

On May 27, 2010, Astronergy (also known as Chint Solar) announced that Munich Re, one of the world's leading reinsurance companies, will be...


Feb 12, 2010, 08:00 ET Astronergy Solar Receives 'China Outstanding Enterprise of the Year' Award

Astronergy Solar was named "China Outstanding Enterprise of the Year", a title jointly awarded by CEO & CIO Magazine and Tsinghua University's...


Dec 15, 2009, 09:00 ET Astronergy Solar Awarded Six 'Golden Sun' Projects with Combined Capacity of 7.86 MW

The Ministry of Finance of the People's Republic of China released its list of "Golden Sun Demonstration Projects" in December, which includes 222...


Nov 02, 2009, 10:00 ET U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke meets with Astronergy Solar Chief Executive Officer Dr. Liyou Yang

The 20th China-U.S. Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade was held in Hangzhou October 28-29; the theme this year was new energy. Gary Locke met...


Oct 26, 2009, 10:29 ET Astronergy Solar Establishes North American Presence, Incorporates US Headquarters

On October 23rd, 2009, Astronergy Solar's (also known as "Chint Solar") polycrystalline silicon module product CHSM6610P obtained the American UL...


Sep 21, 2009, 05:58 ET Astronergy Solar Announces Establishment of German Branch

With the rapid development of the European photovoltaic industry and in order to provide better local market development and customer service,...