Meyer Burger Technology Ltd announced the launch of its new MAiA® EVO system as well as the receipt of an order for the first MAiA® EVO from Longi Solar Technology (Taizhou) Co., Ltd.
Mr Li Zhenguo, President of Longi Green Energy Technology Co., Ltd, commented: “We are very satisfied with the performance of Meyer Burger’s MAiA® 2.1 and we strongly believe that the integrated MAiA® EVO system is the ideal solution to further decrease our manufacturing costs and support us as we expand our production volume of highest quality PERC cells. The PV market is very competitive and an innovative solution like the MAiA® EVO enables us to successfully remain ahead of the industry.”
Meyer Burger Chief Commercial Officer Michael Escher stated: “We are very honored that LONGi, who is a market leader in PV production, has selected our innovative MAiA® EVO as their technology of choice. With this new system, we can provide our customers with an integrated, innovative cell coating solution from a single supplier. While Meyer Burger continues to maintain its extraordinary market position with PERC, our new MAiA® EVO opens up an exciting opportunity to further expand our market share in the competitive front side anti-reflection coating market.”
The first MAiA® EVO is scheduled to be delivered, installed and commissioned during the second half of 2017.