Shanghai, China | January 5, 2015 — Hanwha SolarOne Co., Ltd., a top-10 global photovoltaic manufacturer of high-quality, cost-competitive solar modules, announced it has signed a deal with a leading photovoltaic (PV) developer for the supply of 80 megawatts (MW) of solar PV modules to a project in the Antofagasta Region, Chile. The solar installations will be powered by Hanwha SolarOne’s new polycrystalline module generation, the HSL S Series.
“Hanwha Solar is strongly expanding into emerging PV markets,” said Maengyoon Kim, managing director of Hanwha SolarOne GmbH. “With its financial stability and high-quality products, our company has proven a reliable partner for investors and project planners worldwide.”
The delivery, totalling 258,000 HSL 72 S Poly modules, will begin late in the first quarter 2015 and is scheduled to be completed in the second quarter. The generated power will be sold under a power purchase agreement (PPA).
Hanwha SolarOne’s new S Series modules feature a four busbar design, yielding more efficient energy production and industry leading weak light and high temperature performance.
All Hanwha SolarOne modules are backed by a 25-year linear power warranty and 12-year workmanship warranty.