Meyer Burger Technology AG is creating a brand new module manufacturing facility with an extra 400 MW at its Freiberg, Germany website, utilizing area in its logistics middle within the rapid proximity of the prevailing plant.
The corporate is utilizing photo voltaic cell capacities from the manufacturing website in Thalheim (Bitterfeld-Wolfen) which are initially, on a short-term foundation, being dealt with in Germany as a substitute of the U.S. This may assist optimize the deliberate growth to a complete nominal annual capability of 1.4 GW for 2023, the corporate says.
As deliberate, Meyer Burger is concurrently pursuing its growth technique within the U.S. as a way to develop a medium-term photo voltaic module manufacturing with an annual capability of as much as 1.5 GW in Goodyear, Ariz. The preparatory work within the plant started on schedule within the first quarter of 2022. The deliberate growth of the module capacities on the Goodyear website requires synchronized development of the photo voltaic cell manufacturing past the continuing growth to a capability of 1.4 GW.
For this anticipated development in capability past 1.4 GW, Meyer Burger has obtained a long-term lease on an extra constructing on the identical website because the premises already utilized in Photo voltaic Valley in Thalheim, and might now start getting ready the additional growth of manufacturing.