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Chinese Solar Stocks in Danger: Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL), JinkoSolar Holding (NYSE:JKS), Ascent Solar Technologies (NASDAQ:ASTI)

Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL) [Detail Analytic Report] revealed that its State Key Laboratory of PV Science along with Technology of China has place a new world record of 23.5% for a high-efficiency silicon solar cell by means of an Interdigitated Back Contact (IBC) structure on a large-area 156×156 mm2 n-type mono-crystalline silicon (c-Si) wafer.

Vice-President and Chief Scientist, who leads the development of high-performance solar cells at the State Key Laboratory of Trina Solar, Dr. Pierre Verlinden stated that they are very pleased to declared new efficiency result achieved by their scientists and researchers. To best of their knowledge, this is first time that a mono-crystalline silicon IBC solar cell with an area of 238.6 cm2 exhibits a total-area conversion efficiency of 23.5%.

The best 156×156 mm2 solar cell fabricated entirely by means of a screen-printed process signed a total-area efficiency of 23.5%, which breaks previous record of 22.94% for similar type of solar cell that was also established by Company in May, 2014. Particularly, this remarkable result has been achieved just two years following previous released by Trina Solar of 24.4% efficiency for a small area (2cm x 2cm) laboratory IBC solar cell developed...