Trina Solar Ltd. has received its first official documents from China's Ministry of Science and Technology to establish a State Key Laboratory to develop PV technologies within the Changzhou Trina PV Industrial Park. Commercial terms related to the establishment have yet to be finalized.
The laboratory will be established as a national platform for driving PV technologies in China. Its mandate includes research into PV-related materials, cell and module technologies and system-level performance. It will also serve as a platform to bring together technical capabilities from the company's strategic partners, including customers and key PV component suppliers, as well as universities and research institutions.
SOURCE: Trina Solar Ltd.