We will be taking customers on a tour of our Complete System Solutions, and introduce them to our new Ku modules which generate less heat and more power.

Talking Solar Power International with Canadian Solar

Kathy Heilmann | Canadian Solar

Your company will be exhibiting at SPI 2017, what is it that makes this an important event for your company?

We decided not the exhibit at Intersolar North America this year, so now SPI is the only major trade show we are doing in the USA, so this is our big event.


What can a visitor to your booth expect to see this year?

We will be taking customers on a tour of our Complete System Solutions, and introduce them to our new Ku modules which generate less heat and more power.


Any new products you will be introducing?

Yes, our new line of new dual-cell Ku modules: KuPower, KuMax, KuBlack, and KuDymond.


When you get a chance to walk the exhibit hall floor yourself, what is it you will be most interested to see?

I will look at our competitors (other Tier 1 module manufacturers and companies that offer complete system solutions)


When you book a booth for a tradeshow like this what are your expectations and what does your company hope to accomplish at the event?

We expect to talk business and strengthen relationships with existing customers, and meet new customers and establish business relationships with them.  We also network with potential partners, distributors, suppliers, etc.  We also gather market intelligence and key learnings on the science, technology, customer preferences, best practices, and public policy all regarding the generation of solar power in the USA and around the world.



About Canadian Solar
Canadian Solar exists to make the difference. Founded in 2001 in Canada, Canadian Solar (NASDAQ: CSIQ) operates as a global energy provider with successful business subsidiaries in 24 countries on 6 continents. Besides serving as a leading manufacturer of solar PV modules and provider of solar energy solutions, Canadian Solar has a geographically diversified pipeline of utility-scale power projects. With the company’s recent acquisition of Recurrent Energy, Canadian Solar’s total project pipeline now exceeds 20 GW, including an increase in the late-stage project pipeline to over 2 GW. With two state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Ontario, Canadian Solar employs over 8,900 workers worldwide. This translates into more than 16 GW of panel shipments, or 70 million PV modules, in the past 15 years. Together with Recurrent Energy, Canadian Solar is ushering the way into a new era of clean, competitive, mainstream power.


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