2022-03-23CANADIAN SOLAR STARTS MASS PRODUCTION OF NEW ROOFTOP MODULE WITH POWER OUTPUT REACHING 420 W
GUELPH, ON, March 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Canadian Solar Inc. (the “Company“, or “Canadian Solar“) (NASDAQ: CSIQ), today announced it has started mass production of new 54-cell format module with 182 mm cell for residential, commercial and industrial rooftop solar systems. The shipment of this new format modules has already started this month.
CS6R-MS, the new module type under HiKu6 series, has the power output of up to 420 W and module efficiency of up to 21.5%. The CS6R-MS module is especially suitable for rooftop solar applications given its small module size (1.95 m² ˣ 30 mm), light weight (21.3 kg), and outstanding aesthetic design for homogenous appearance.
Canadian Solar provides various types of bifacial and mono-facial solar modules with power output in the range of 400~670W to global customers, including modules in 210 mm 66-cell and 60-cell formats, and 182 mm 72-cell and 54-cell formats. CS6R-MS, the latest member of HiKu6 182 cell module family, will solidify Canadian Solar’s technology leadership and market share in residential, commercial and industrial rooftop solar systems by offering:
Dr. Shawn Qu, Chairman and CEO of Canadian Solar, remarked, “I am excited to announce that we have started mass production and delivered the first batch of the 54-cell modules of up to 420 W based on 182 mm PERC cells. Moreover, the module with N-type HJT cells will be delivered in April. Our new products will further improve the energy yield and reduce the LCOE of residential, commercial, and industrial rooftop solar systems, and meanwhile enable to offset more CO2 emissions. Canadian Solar will continue to develop high quality and reliable solar products to meet the needs of our customers around the world.”