JinkoSolar recently announced that it has retained its prestigious title of World’s No.1 Solar Module Company for the fourth consecutive year in terms of shipment.
This declaration came on the background of the company’s key milestones achieved in 2019.
Since its inception, JinkoSolar has delivered 55GW till the end of 2019, to more than 3,500 customers in 140 countries.
Its innovation-driven approach helped the firm to break efficiency records six times in a row.
Cheetah, 2018 Launch Mono PERC Module with 158.75 mm cell bagged >10GW of orders within 19 months. Cheetah proved to be one of the most popular models.
This solar module has hit the “sweet spot” between efficiency and affordability by maintaining a significant edge in terms of cost per watt.
The company’s innovative Bifacial Solution – Swan with transparent backsheet has already garnered projects of 1.7GW in short span of six months.
Tiger is the new ultra-high efficiency gem from its basket of module offerings. With 20.78% efficiency, Tiger is ready to serve JinkoSolar’s esteemed clients with a manufacturing capacity of 10GW.
One of the reasons for this continuous mill of high-efficiency modules is heavy investment in R&D, including a $50 million overseas R&D centre.
On this proud occasion, Dany Qian, Vice President – Branding said, “JinkoSolar is the 1st Solar Module Company across the Globe, who could achieve so many feats. No other module manufacturer could exhibit such a high level of capabilities or performance to date. This showcases our commitment to Quality, Reliability, continuous innovation in our product offerings, and improvements in our manufacturing processes.”
In addition to the above milestones, 2019 saw commissioning of the 1.17GW Sweihan Abu Dhabi PV Plant, having one of the world’s lowest tariffs, $2.42 cents per kWh.
JinkoSolar also received an honour of 1st solar company to become a member of RE100. It has been B20 Co-Chair member for five consecutive years. Its manufacturing is also geographically diversified with an overseas production capacity of >2GW by the end of 2019.
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