Silfab Solar, a PV module producer based mostly in North America, will launch a premium line of TOPCon PV modules in within the first quarter of 2024 particularly designed and engineered for business and residential markets within the United States.
Rapidly advancing U.S. cell-manufacturing capabilities, Silfab expects to be the primary U.S. solar producer to ship in 2024 made-in-America TOPCon modules containing domestically produced N-type TOPCon cells.
“Silfab continues to make significant investments in people, facilities, processes, materials and technology that ensure the North American solar industry has an ethically sourced and reliable U.S. solar module partner,” says Paolo Maccario, Silfab president and CEO.
Silfab Commercial NTC modules can have an elevated power output, larger effectivity in low mild situations, constant efficiency in excessive temperatures and improved shade tolerance. These panels, made solely within the U.S., will likely be accessible within the first half of 2024. The Silfab Commercial NTC line will embody the corporate’s 25-year product and 30-year linear efficiency warranties.
Silfab Prime NTC builds upon the corporate’s core premium residential modules with its lovely black aesthetic. This TOPCon module will likely be solely manufactured in North America for the U.S. residential solar market.
Silfab is scheduled to start operations in mid- to late-2024 of its personal cell-production line at its third U.S. facility. The new facility can have an preliminary annual functionality of 1 GW cell manufacturing and a further 1.2 GW of PV solar module meeting. Domestic manufacturing of solar cells represents a strategic effort to additional handle Silfab’s provide chain and guarantee premium high quality of parts for its panels.
Under present manufacturing schedules, Silfab will incorporate these domestically produced N-type TOPCon cells into Silfab’s most-advanced TOPCon PV modules that will likely be fully assembled at a USA facility with deliveries anticipated later in 2024.
Silfab may even launch the following era Silfab Elite 430 BG+ in early 2024. Elite is Silfab’s most superior and highest effectivity panel, using proprietary X-Cell design and again contact built-in cell design for optimum efficiency and most sturdiness. Currently, the module is obtainable as Silfab Elite SIL 410 and 420. Available within the first quarter of 2024, the Silfab SIL 430 BG+ will embody extra half-cell options to extend power output and improved sturdiness.