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2014-04-23Solar Frontier and State University of New York CNSE Investigate Potential Joint R&D and Manufacturing
MOU initiates feasibility study to bring advanced Japanese CIS solar photovoltaic technology to U.S.
2014-04-02Solar Frontier Sets Thin-Film PV World Record with 20.9% CIS Cell
Fraunhofer Institute verifies new CIS conversion efficiency breakthrough
2014-01-24Asia’s Largest Airport Solar Power Plant Goes On-Stream
SF Solar Power completes 11.6MW Kansai International Airport Megasolar Power Plant
2013-12-19Solar Frontier to Build “No.4” Solar Module Plant in Japan’s Tohoku Region
Construction of 150 MW CIS solar module Tohoku Plant with latest mass-production technologies next step toward global growth
2013-12-17Solar Frontier Forms EPC Alliance with Belectric and Shoseki Engineering & Construction
Combining expertise and capabilities to provide more economical and speedy solutions for the Japan megasolar market
2013-07-10Solar Frontier introduces CIS SolarSets
Optimized and standardized PV system to maximize advantages of Solar Frontier CIS modules
2013-06-24In depth reporting on Solar Frontier in Recharge News (p. 14)...“[Solar Frontier] may change the industry altogether.”
2013-01-10Solar Frontier Enters Agreement with Development Bank of Japan (DBJ) to Establish Joint Investment Company
Developed investment financing scheme to accelerate launch of utility-scale solar projects in Japan
2013-01-08Solar Frontier Achieves Record 19.7% CIS Efficiency
World’s highest conversion efficiency using highly-efficient manufacturing method
2012-10-01Solar Frontier Completes 80MWp Delivery to Catalina Solar Plant
World’s largest CIS thin film solar power generation project
2012-07-09Japanese Convenience Store Chain Lawson Chooses Solar Frontier Panels
"Frontier Monitor" to provide real-time monitoring in-store and via Internet
2012-05-23Solar Frontier and BELECTRIC connect the world's largest CIS thin-film solar power plant to the grid in Germany
More than 200,000 CIS thin-film modules installed in a 28.8 MW project in Bochow
2012-03-15Solar Frontier and Belectric Form Joint Venture for Solar Power Plants
PV CIStems established to accelerate CIS thin-film project development and deployment
2012-02-28Solar Frontier Sets New Efficiency World Record
17.8% efficient submodule builds bridge to higher commercial efficiencies
2012-02-20Solar Frontier Supplies 10MW Project in Japan
Mt. Komekura Plant Among Largest In Japan
2012-01-17Solar Frontier Selected by enXco for 100+ MWp California Power Plant
World’s largest commercial CIS thin film solar installation

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2014-08-06Showa Shell Sekiyu Approves Unification of Solar Assets Under Solar Frontier
2014-07-25World Heritage Town Hiraizumi and Solar Frontier Agree to 13 MW Megasolar Project
Working side by side: a historical Japanese town and new-age renewable energy
2014-07-24Solar Frontier Announces Updates to Senior Management Team
Atsuhiko Hirano to be appointed as President, CEO; Hiroto Tamai to become Chairman
2014-07-10Solar Frontier and New Energy for the World to Develop UK Solar Power Plant
Solar Frontier provides 8.1 MWp optimized system package for ground-mounted installation in Banwell, UK
2014-06-18Showa Shell Sekiyu Group Considers Unification of Solar Assets Under Solar Frontier
Next step in company’s journey of global CIS leadership
2014-04-23Solar Frontier and State University of New York CNSE Investigate Potential Joint R&D and Manufacturing
MOU initiates feasibility study to bring advanced Japanese CIS solar photovoltaic technology to U.S.
2014-04-02Solar Frontier Sets Thin-Film PV World Record with 20.9% CIS Cell
Fraunhofer Institute verifies new CIS conversion efficiency breakthrough
2014-04-01Solar Frontier and Chopro Agree 29 MW Megasolar Project with Nagasaki Government
To build and operate Prefecture’s largest megasolar power plant at Nagasaki Airport
2014-01-24Asia’s Largest Airport Solar Power Plant Goes On-Stream
SF Solar Power completes 11.6MW Kansai International Airport Megasolar Power Plant
2014-01-21Solar Frontier Signs Site Agreement for New Tohoku Plant
Miyagi Prefecture and Ohiramura local government formalize location for technologically-advanced CIS solar module factory
2013-12-19Solar Frontier to Build “No.4” Solar Module Plant in Japan’s Tohoku Region
Construction of 150 MW CIS solar module Tohoku Plant with latest mass-production technologies next step toward global growth
2013-12-17Solar Frontier Forms EPC Alliance with Belectric and Shoseki Engineering & Construction
Combining expertise and capabilities to provide more economical and speedy solutions for the Japan megasolar market
2013-12-10Solar Frontier Breaks CZTS Cell Efficiency Record
World-record 12.6% cell efficiency achieved with IBM and TOK
2013-11-20Solar Frontier Tests Solar Greenhouse on Fukushima Farmland
Exploring potential to optimize existing greenhouse value with solar powered electricity
2013-10-28Solar Frontier Delivers 86MW to Chiyoda for Multiple Japan Projects
Spanning wide range of coordinates and conditions at 18 installations across the country
2013-10-25Solar Frontier Featured In Next-Generation Built-In Solar Residence
Sekisui Heim’s Smart Power Station residence powered by Solar Frontier’s thin-film CIS technology
2013-10-22Revision of Privacy Policy
2013-08-2710.5 MW Solar Frontier Installation in Saudi Arabia Marks Six Months of Performance
8,498 MWh produced in six months since operations began in December 2012
2013-07-23Solar Frontier Features Slim, Lightweight Panel and High Output Panel at PV Japan
In its twentieth year of R&D, modules focused on design and high-performance
2013-07-10Solar Frontier introduces CIS SolarSets
Optimized and standardized PV system to maximize advantages of Solar Frontier CIS modules
2013-07-01Solar Frontier Starts Full Production at Miyazaki No.2 Plant
Reinforces manufacturing framework for residential-use thin-film CIS modules
2013-06-24In depth reporting on Solar Frontier in Recharge News (p. 14)...“[Solar Frontier] may change the industry altogether.”
2013-06-18Solar Frontier Manufactures 14.6% Efficiency CIS Module
Champion module manufactured on mass-production line closes the gap with polycrystalline silicon
2013-04-23Kansai International Airport Advances Environmental Initiative with Asia’s Largest Solar Power Plant Installation at Airport
The first project by joint investment company formed by DBJ and Solar Frontier
2013-03-27Solar Frontier to Restart Miyazaki No.2 Plant, Considering New Products
Solar Frontier to start up plant in Kiyotakecho, Miyazaki, Japan, in July
2013-03-21Solar Frontier and Yano Industry Connect 3.3MW of Power to the Western Japan Grid
First collaboration between Solar Frontier and BELECTRIC in Japan
2013-03-14Positive Assessment by UniCredit Leasing Strengthens Solar Frontier’s Bankability
Leader in European leasing industry finances projects with Solar Frontier modules
2013-01-10Solar Frontier Enters Agreement with Development Bank of Japan (DBJ) to Establish Joint Investment Company
Developed investment financing scheme to accelerate launch of utility-scale solar projects in Japan
2013-01-08Solar Frontier Achieves Record 19.7% CIS Efficiency
World’s highest conversion efficiency using highly-efficient manufacturing method
2012-12-12First Megawatt-scale Solar Power Plant in Nagasaki Prefecture Starts Up
Operated by LPG distributor Chopro, solar modules supplied by Solar Frontier
2012-12-11Sanko Real Estate Selects Solar Frontier, Chiyoda as Partners in “Ise Futami Megasolar Hikari no Machi” Project
Utility-scale 5.2MW solar power plant in residential area also to be used for environmental education and as emergency power sourc
2012-12-04Mitsui Orders 14MW of Solar Frontier CIS Modules for Four Projects Across Japan
Solar Frontier delivering to utility-scale projects in Yamanashi and other prefectures throughout Japan
2012-11-30Environmentally Conscious Solar Power Plant Starts at World-renowned Wintering Ground for Cranes
6,700 CIS thin-film modules installed in Izumi City, Kagoshima, Japan for 1MW solar power plant
2012-11-28Yamanashi Prefecture’s First Private Sector Solar Power Plant Breaks Ground on Factory Site
Solar Frontier to supply 12,000 CIS modules for 1.8MW plant
2012-11-07Solar Frontier Announces the Winner of Environmental Photo Contest
High schooler from Shizuoka earns prize with “Reaching for the Sky” on theme of urban development
2012-10-30Showa Shell Adds 2MW Power Plant to Solar Frontier Kunitomi Factory Roof
Total of 7.3MW of solar power now installed in Kunitomi, accounting for nearly 30% of town’s residential needs
2012-10-16Solar Frontier Consolidates Capacity to Advanced Kunitomi Plant
Reflecting 900MW Kunitomi factory’s increase in efficiency
2012-10-15Solar Frontier Selected by Iberdrola for Utility Project in Mexico
Supplies panels to rapidly expanding Central and South American market for first time
2012-10-10Solar Frontier gigawatt scale production plant receives ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 certification
Confirming compliance with essential standards
2012-10-01Solar Frontier Completes 80MWp Delivery to Catalina Solar Plant
World’s largest CIS thin film solar power generation project
2012-09-11Solar Frontier and Yano Industry Enter Solar Utility Business
Moves ahead with 3.3 megawatt-scale solar power projects in Kunitomi, Miyazaki
2012-08-16Solar Frontier Becomes First To Obtain New Quality Assurance Certification from JET
From module design and production to consumer support
2012-07-09Japanese Convenience Store Chain Lawson Chooses Solar Frontier Panels
"Frontier Monitor" to provide real-time monitoring in-store and via Internet
2012-06-11Solar Frontier Announces New "S" Series 140W to 160W Lineup
Surpassing 13% module efficiency in 160W modules
2012-05-30Wilson Electric Installs 1.5MW of Solar Frontier Modules in Prescott Valley, Ariz.
Installation marks first solar deployment in Prescott Valley
2012-05-24Abu Dhabi State Oil Refiner Launches Pilot Project with Solar Frontier CIS Thin-Film Modules
Showa Shell Sekiyu Group Participates in Takreer Joint Project with Japan Cooperation Center, Petroleum
2012-05-23Solar Frontier and BELECTRIC connect the world's largest CIS thin-film solar power plant to the grid in Germany
More than 200,000 CIS thin-film modules installed in a 28.8 MW project in Bochow
2012-04-09Softbank and Kakaku.com Pull the Trigger to End "Manufacturer Leadership" in Solar Power Generation
2012-04-02Solar Frontier Supplies 3.8MW to Power Plant in New Jersey
CIS modules to serve PSE&G customers
2012-03-29Solar Frontier and Japan Asia Group Sign Solar Energy Project Promotion MOU
To Accelerate Solar Energy Projects in Japan Anticipating New Feed-in-Tariff
2012-03-15Solar Frontier and Belectric Form Joint Venture for Solar Power Plants
PV CIStems established to accelerate CIS thin-film project development and deployment
2012-03-12Solar Builder update on Solar Frontier and Granite Construction in Coalinga, California
1 MW Solar Plant Signifies 50 Percent Reduction of Facility's Carbon Footprint
2012-03-01World Vision Japan and Solar Frontier Donate Solar Systems to Schools in Kesennuma, Japan
50kW installed at ten schools with evacuation centers to protect children from the effects of future natural disasters
2012-02-28Solar Frontier Sets New Efficiency World Record
17.8% efficient submodule builds bridge to higher commercial efficiencies
2012-02-20Solar Frontier Supplies 10MW Project in Japan
Mt. Komekura Plant Among Largest In Japan
2012-02-15NRG Solar Taps Solar Frontier for Thin Film CIS Modules
13.2 megawatts delivered in first shipment
2012-02-01U.S. Ambassador to Japan Visits Solar Frontier Production Plant in Miyazaki, Japan
Ambassador John Roos tours Japan’s largest solar panel factory following announcement of world’s largest CIS project on U.S. soil
2012-01-17Solar Frontier Selected by enXco for 100+ MWp California Power Plant
World’s largest commercial CIS thin film solar installation
2011-12-15Bankability: The Ticket for Successful Solar Energy Project Business
Managing Director of Solar Frontier Europe, Wolfgang Lange, discusses the essentials on InterPV.net
2011-12-01Showa Shell Sekiyu and Solar Frontier Win “PVSEC Special Award”
Recognized for long-term research into CIS, world’s largest CIS factory, and contribution to society as an energy company
2011-11-30Solar Frontier Wraps Up Landmark Year with Major Presence at PV Japan
2011 achievements in production and sales are foundation for growth in 2012 and beyond
2011-11-20Solar Frontier Europe Receives ISO 9001 Certification
CIS module manufacturer sets rapid pace in reaching ISO standards during the first full year of its European operations
2011-11-17Solar Frontier and Mainstream Energy Sign U.S. Distribution Agreement
Leveraging one of the largest consolidated downstream solar companies in the U.S.
2011-10-27BELECTRIC AND Solar Frontier Connect First French CIS Solar Power Plant to the Grid
4.2 MWp power plant in Bessan marks entry of Solar Frontier into French project market
2011-10-20Solar Frontier Strengthens Warranty, Adds Online Module Registration
Increased assurance of performance and traceability of installed solar modules warranted for 25 years
2011-10-19Solar Frontier works with Granite Construction on Early Adoption of U.S. Global Warming Solutions Act
2011-09-28Solar Frontier and BELECTRIC Complete First CIS Supermarket Car Park Project
EDEKA PV Car Park Nominated for Environmental Award by City of Schwabach, German
2011-09-20Solar Frontier Surpasses 30MW of Projects in India
A milestone in proving CIS performance in hot conditions of high-growth “sunbelt” countries
2011-09-15Great East Japan Earthquake - Updates
Solar Frontier updates on status of operations and relief efforts.
2011-08-22Solar Frontier Solar Panels TUV Certified for Salt Mist and Ammonia Resistance
TÜV Rheinland tests passed as 155W modules enter commercial distribution
2011-08-11Solar Frontier Sets Higher Environmental Standards with RoHS Certification
TÜV Rheinland test results confirm Solar Frontier’s ongoing commitment to eco-friendly products
2011-08-10CNN Cameras Tour Solar Frontier's 900MW Capacity Factory
"Solar Race Heats Up In Japan" - Kyung Lah reporting.
2011-08-03Showa Shell Sekiyu Solar Power Plant Ahead of Schedule
Installation of Solar Frontier CIS modules surpasses 1M kWh more than 40 days early
2011-07-29Japan’s Largest Solar Panel Factory Reaches Full Commercial Operations, Announces Solar Frontier
Gigawatt-scale plant ramps up in record time in bid to set new global standard with high performance CIS modules
2011-07-28Munich Re Provides First Japanese Photovoltaic Manufacturer Warranty Insurance to Solar Frontier
Munich Re provides the first Japanese solar panel warranty insurance to thin-film manufacturer Solar Frontier for installations worldwide.
2011-07-21Solar Frontier Panels Installed at Tokyo Sky Tree’s Shopping Complex
Delivering solar power to Tokyo Solamachi shopping complex with CIS modules
2011-07-20Solar Frontier Modules Receive UK MCS Certification
High performance, high quality CIS modules gain edge in UK market
2011-07-14Solar Frontier Ships 150 Watt CIS Modules Globally
12.2% Module Efficiency Takes On Leadership In Mass Produced Thin-Film
2011-07-11Solar Frontier Supplies Nissan with CIS Thin-Film Solar Modules for EV Charging System
40 kW CIS solar installation at Nissan’s global headquarters another step toward realization of zero emissions society
2011-06-29Wildflecken Solar Power Plant on Former Military Grounds is Connected to the Grid
Aesthetic Solar Frontier CIS panels integrated into Hohen Rhön landscape
2011-06-27juwi solar Selects Solar Frontier for Largest CIS Solar Project in North America
Installation adds 3.8 megawatts of clean solar power capacity to utility portfolio
2011-06-23Gregory Ashley Joins Solar Frontier Americas as Vice President and COO
Gregory Ashley Joins Solar Frontier Americas as Vice President and COO
2011-06-22Solar Frontier Opens Office in Saudi Arabia
New Al Khobar office marks Solar Frontier’s continued global expansion and increased focus on growing Middle East solar market
2011-06-09Solar Frontier to Supply CIS PV Modules for Showa Shell Sekiyu Service Stations
Summary of Showa Shell Sekiyu Press Release
2011-06-06Solar Frontier Expands Into Africa’s Growth Markets
Double-digit megawatt contract with HopSol lays foundation for sun belt growth
2011-06-01Saudi Electricity Company and Showa Shell Sekiyu Sign MOU for Development of 500kW Solar Plant in Saudi Arabia
Pilot plant on Farasan Island strengthens development alliances between Solar Frontier, Showa Shell Sekiyu, METI and Saudi Electricity Company
2011-04-25Solar Frontier Selected by Granite Construction for 1.2 MW Power Plant in Coalinga
Solar Frontier Selected by Granite Construction for 1.2 MW Power Plant in Coalinga
2011-04-20Solar Frontier Officially Opens World’s Largest CIS Solar Module Plant
Opening ceremony seals gigawatt-scale Kunitomi plant’s place in top tier of global PV production facilities
2011-04-18Solar Frontier Receives Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Certification for Solar Modules
Modules available for U.S. distributors and installers as the company ramps up production at the world’s largest CIS plant
2011-04-15Solar Frontier Gains Traction in the Mediterranean region
Solar Frontier CIS Modules to be Supplied by Italian Company Albatech
2011-04-15Nuovi consensi per Solar Frontier.
Albatech è il nuovo distributore di moduli CIS dell’azienda giapponese.
2011-04-07Solar Frontier Signs First Italian Distributor
Italian Company DW Europe to Distribute Solar Frontier Modules
2011-04-07Solar Frontier nomina il primo Distributore in Italia
L’azienda italiana DW Europe distribuirà i moduli Solar Frontier
2011-03-29Solar Frontier Sets New Efficiency Record in Thin-Film CIS Technology
Solar Frontier’s research laboratory in Japan achieves 17.2% aperture area efficiency on 30x30cm CIS-based thin-film submodule
2011-03-11Solar Frontier Continues European Expansion
U|S|E and Solar Frontier join forces to offer CIS PV Solutions
2011-03-01BELECTRIC Trading and Solar Frontier: Strategic Partnership for Triple-Digit Megawatt Sales
BELECTRIC Trading and Solar Frontier: Strategic Partnership for Triple-Digit Megawatt Sales
2011-02-25Solar Frontier Signs Balticsolar in Northern Germany Distribution Agreement
CIS technology modules to be shipped from gigawatt-scale factory in Japan
2011-02-15Solar Frontier Starts Production at World’s Largest CIS Solar Module Plant
Bringing gigawatt-scale supply of next-generation panels to the global market
2011-01-21MHH Solartechnik and Solar Frontier in Multi-Year Strategic Sales Partnership
BayWa subsidiary MHH Solartechnik to sell Solar Frontier CIS modules in Germany
2011-01-20Solar Frontier Continues Expansion and Moves into New European Headquarter Offices
Team Continues to Grow Rapidly in its First Year
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