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LG Solar panels under heavy snow loads

January 22nd, 2016 by LG Solar
 
Solar panels are exposed to the elements all year round and must be built to last. When you consider the extreme, ever-changing weather conditions we have to deal with - temperatures ranging from -20℃ to 40℃, heavy rainfall and storms –  you can truly understand the engineering excellence that goes in to making photovoltaic systems weatherproof.   Snowfall presents a considerable challenge for the materials used in solar panels and for the structure of the roof installation. It’s often difficult to calculate just how much snow really weighs and yet this must be worked out when looking to install panels? So, how...
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Factors affecting the Amortisation of a Solar Panel

January 18th, 2016 by LG Solar
 
Discussions about the economic efficiency of solar panels usually reach a general conclusion, one that perhaps not everyone is familiar with - a solar panel pays for itself! However, the speed at which and to what extent this happens is not very clear, as numerous factors need to be accounted for and these can vary with each panel. It simply depends on each circumstance… We discussed the factors that influence an amortisation calculation, as well as their different levels of impact, with Bastian Rösch, key account manager for the LG EU Solar Business Group. The General Amount of Sunshine Within Europe, which...
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The great year that was

December 22nd, 2015 by LG Solar
 
2015 was an important year for LG Solar in the UK with strong growth and increased brand recognition across the whole sector. As the year draws to a close, it is time to take a look back at a fantastic last 12 months and all the great initiatives and projects we have achieved in 2015. Throughout the year we placed a big emphasis on the relationship with our partners, both existing and new. We held two incredible partner events in Verona in February and in Leverkusen in October. The event in Italy saw the LG Solar Awards 2015 being handed out...
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The intelligent design of LG’s solar panels

December 1st, 2015 by LG Solar
 
The object of technological design is to benefit the Solar Industry. The intelligent design of LG’s solar panels was created specifically to benefit those who work with these panels on a daily basis; specifically the installers who mount these units. LG has identified several problematic areas in the installation process, the solutions of which would greatly lighten the workload for technicians. We spoke to Bastian Rösch, Key Account Manager for the LG EU Solar Business Group, about the intelligent design of LG’s solar panels and how LG have improved the installation process for technicians in many areas. The weight and durability...
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LG SOLAR SCORES HIGH WITH PARTNER EVENT

October 28th, 2015 by LG Solar
 
Earlier this month, LG solar invited its partners from the UK, Benelux and DACH regions to participate in a two-day partner event at the famous BayArena in Leverkusen, Germany. Taking place on the home turf of the German Bundesliga football club Bayer Leverkusen, the football-themed event was a huge success for both the participating partners and LG Solar. Michael Harre, Vice President EU Solar Business Group at LG Electronics, kicked the event off by providing attendees with a substantial overview of LG Solar’s portfolio, putting a firm spotlight on LG Solar's latest innovations including the very popular LG NeON2 module. Then,...
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LG Solar held partner event at BayArena in Leverkusen

October 16th, 2015 by LG Solar
 
Following the successful introduction of the new partner programme last year, electronic and solar specialist LG Electronics invited its partners from the Benelux and DACH regions to a partner event. The event was hosted at the BayArena, home to Bundesliga football club Bayer Leverkusen in Germany on the 8th and 9th October. The event included presentations from key spokespeople about LG Solar’s European and international strategy, its portfolio for the upcoming year as well as updates on innovations coming to the LG PRO Solar partner programme. Strong position in the current market Michael Harre, Vice President EU Solar Business Group at LG...
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High in demand: LG Electronics increases production of solar panels

September 17th, 2015 by LG Solar
 
 Due to the exceptionally high global demand for powerful black solar panels with CELLO technology, LG Electronics is increasing the production output of its facilities in Gumi, South Korea. The factory now uses two additional production lines to create solar cells with CELLO technology. This announcement comes on the back of an already highly successful year for LG Electronics with the wins of the Intersolar Awards 2015 and the Plus X Awards 2015. All or nothing The new CELLO technology modules from LG Electronics continue to be high in demand across the globe. Customers in Europe have been able to get the...
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It’s a winner: LG NeON 2 awarded solar module of the year 2015/16

August 5th, 2015 by LG Solar
 
The new high performance LG NeON 2 panel from solar technology specialist LG Electronics has won the prestigious Plus X Award in the categories high quality, functionality and ecology. In addition to winning the highly-sought-after award for innovative technologies for the third year in a row, the LG NeON 2 has also been named solar module of the year 2015/16. Milestone: LG MonoX NeON meets CELLO technology The LG NeON 2 makes full use of LG’s very own CELLO technology, which replaces the 3 bus bars commonly found in solar panels by 12 thin wires to improve output and increase the reliability...
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LG Solar shortlisted for the international Intersolar Awards 2015

June 2nd, 2015 by LG Solar
 
LG Solar, the solar business unit of LG Electronics, has announced its product; the LG NeONTM 2 with Cello Technology has been shortlisted for the Intersolar Awards 2015. Part of Intersolar Europe, these awards bring together the solar industry’s brightest to showcase and recognise innovation.   LG NeONTM 2 with Cello Technology: The LG Neon 2 (LG315N1C-G4 and LG300N1K-G4) The successor to the MonoX NeON, the LG NeONTM 2 adopts Cello Technology. Cello Technology uses 12 thin wires instead of 3 bus bars, to improve the output and increase the reliability of the module. The NeON 2 demonstrates LG’s efforts to increase customer’s values beyond efficiency....
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LG Solar installer conference and EcoBuild 2015

March 5th, 2015 by LG Solar
 
LG Electronics at EcoBuild 2015, LG PRO Solar conference 3.-4. March 2015...
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