Current SolarWorld News
SolarWorld consistently implements expansion in the USA - 350 new jobs at the Hillsboro/Oregon site
The expansion of SolarWorld AG in the USA is picking up speed. Around 350 new jobs will be filled at the Hillsboro/Oregon site of SolarWorld in the next few months. The group is expanding its production capacities in the USA...
Group presents the 2010 SolarWorld Einstein Award and increases foundation fund of TU Bergakademie Freiberg
SolarWorld AG: Revenue of € 1 Billion to Be Sustainably Exceeded - Production Capacities Will Be Massively Expanded
In fiscal year 2009 SolarWorld AG was able to increase group revenue by 12.5 per cent or € 112.3 million to € 1,012.6 million (previous year: € 900.3m) thus exceeding its own forecast. The operating result before interest and...
SolarWorld has been given the highest rating as manufacturer of crystalline solar technology in a comparison of sustainability by the Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC) in the USA. The US environmental organization which is...
Basis is Satisfactory Business Development 2009
SolarWorld concludes Joint Venture with Qatar Foundation - First silicon production on the Arabian Peninsula
Bonn/Doha: SolarWorld AG acquires a stake of 29 % in the newly founded Joint Venture Qatar Solar Technologies (QST) headquartered in the Emirate of Qatar. The Joint Venture will establish the first production facility for...
Full capacity utilization with 38 per cent increase in shipments enables the group to generate an operating result (EBIT) of 152 million EUR
SolarWorld Wins Independent Test Again - Modules Reach Highest Yields in International Competitive Comparison
SolarWorld AG is again the winner of a quality study conducted by the Photon trade magazine. In the 2009 long-term test, SolarWorld’s solar power modules generated more electricity than all competitive products. In comparison...
SolarWorld Donates Solar Modules for Water Pumping Stations in Haiti - Clean drinking water for up to 175,000 earthquake victims
The SolarWorld Group is donating solar modules for the power supply of water pumping stations in Haiti. These will be able to supply clean drinking water to up to 175,000 people in the region devastated by the earthquake. Within...
SolarWorld AG Places 400 Million Euro Bond/ Financial Flexibility for Growth with Focus on Germany
SolarWorld AG successfully issued a bond with a volume of 400 million EUR. In this way the group strengthens its financial flexibility for continued international growth. The emphasis lies on the expansion of production...