PVEL presents Hanwha Q CELLS with its fourth consecutive award for being a Top Performer in the solar industry. Courtesy of Hanwha Group

Solar-cell maker recognized for 4 straight years

Hanwha Q CELLS, a top-tier manufacturer of solar cell and module manufacturers in the world, was recognized thanks to its product quality and reliability by an authoritative testing lab.

PV Evolution Labs (PVEL), one of the world’s top testing labs in the solar industry, recently disclosed its 2019 PV Module Reliability Scorecard to tap Hanwha Q CELLS as a top performer.

Hanwha Q CELLS has won the accolade for four straight years.

As an independent entity, PVEL tests PV modules from global solar makers every year to publish the PV Module Reliability Scorecard, which is accepted as the most comprehensive test results comparison.

The prestigious title of Top Performer is granted to high-ranked companies.

Hanwha Q CELLS CEO Kim Hee-cheul vows to keep meeting the rising demands of customers.

We are pleased to announce that we have once again been recognized as a Top Performer by the leading testing lab PVEL. The very DNA of Hanwha Q CELLS is rooted in German R&D excellence and a desire to consistently deliver top-quality renewable energy products and services,” he said.

To contribute to the higher customer value and the growth of the global solar industry, Hanwha Q CELLS will continue to strive towards even greater excellence in product quality and reliability with all our might.”

Hanwha Q CELLS is based in Korea’s Seoul and German city Thalheim. It also has a few manufacturing facilities in Malaysia and China.

The company churns out the full spectrum of photovoltaic products, applications and solutions, from modules to kits to systems to large-scale solar power plants.

The company said that its expanding global business network spans Europe, North America, Asia, South America, Africa, and the Middle East.


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