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Q-Cells SE (QCE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review

41 Pages GlobalData February 06, 2012 SKU: GBDT6797937

Q-Cells SE (QCE) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review


Q-Cells SE (Q-Cells) is a leading photovoltaics (PV) company, offering a wide range of photovoltaic solutions, from solar cells and modules to solar power plants. The company also develops new technologies for manufacturing solar modules. It has developed a comprehensive portfolio of string ribbon technology; silicon based thin-film technology; sadmium telluride thin-film technology; micromorph silicon thin-film technology; flexible thin-film technology; low-concentration solar technology, CIGS thin-film technology, and wafer based technologies. The company is building its project business with Q-Cells International and supplying industrial customers with green electricity through Q-Cells Clean Sourcing. The company is headquartered in Bitterfeld-Wolfen, Germany.

Currently, Q-Cells is marketing its second generation of solar cells and solar modules worldwide. The company also intends to expand its thin-film technology into a central business area of Q-Cells. Additionally, it aims to further expand its presence in the Indian PV market, by delivering high-quality products which serve a diversity of solar applications, ranging from residential roof-top systems, to commercial and industrial or utility scale installations. The company has long-term international experience in the systems business, which will further help to drive the promising utility market in India.

Q-Cells SE Key Recent Developments

Jan 17, 2012: Q-Cells Crystalline 60-cells Modules Achieves 18.5% Efficiency
Nov 24, 2011: Q-Cells And Kaneka Sign Contract For Licensing EP 1009037
Nov 14, 2011: Q-Cells Announces Management Changes
Nov 03, 2011: Q-CELLS To Build 91 MW Solar Power Plant In Brandenburg-Briest, Germany
Oct 28, 2011: Q-Cells And Module24 Deliver Q.SMART Modules For GP Joule's CIGS Thin-film Solar Power Plant In Germany

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February 06, 2012

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