Online Matchmaking Event "PV Manufacturing Technologies
The online matchmaking event "PV Manufacturing Technologies" will take place on 18 June 2020.
Photovoltaics as part of the EU Recovery Plan
EU politician Bloss wants to use part of the money from the EU Recovery Plan for a 70 million PV roofs programme in the EU.
Photovoltaic Equipment: Clouded mood in photovoltaics equipment
At the end of the year, total revenue for the fourth quarter falls by 4 percent for solar equipment manufacturers compared with the previous quarter. Order intake slumps significantly in the 4th quarter. There is a clouded mood for the year 2020.
Photovoltaic Roadmap (ITRPV): Eleventh Edition Online
Fast growing wafer size expected. Ongoing reduction of PV system costs observed.
Calendar of events Export Initiative Energy
The Export Initiative Energy supports small and medium-sized German companies in the fields of renewable energies and energy efficiency in opening up markets abroad (as of April 2020).
Webinar: Photovoltaik Markt in Mexiko
The webinar will take place on 30.04.2020 from 16:00-17:15 (CET). We are pleased about your registration.
PV Meeting on 4 May 2020 as an online meeting.
On May 4, 2020, the Photovoltaic Equipment sector group will host a meeting as an online meeting. Please register!
+++ Cancellation +++ Intersolar Europe 2020
Intersolar Europe will take place from June 9-11, 2021 at the Munich Exhibition Center and will focus on photovoltaics, solar thermal technology, solar power plants, network infrastructure and solutions for the integration of renewable energies.
+++ Postponed +++ Intersolar South America
Intersolar South America takes place from November 11-16, 2020 in Sao Paulo.
European pavilion at Intersolar Mexico
Present your products in the up-and-coming Mexican solar industry and take part in the joint European booth at Intersolar Mexico, September 8-10, 2020.
Total Sales and Incoming Orders increase again in the 3rd Quarter
The German manufacturers of solar equipment increased their total sales by 12 per cent, while incoming orders rose by 26 per cent compared with the previous quarter. Nevertheless, expectations for the 4th quarter are subdued. Order intake in Asia shows a strong Malaysian market.
ITRPV: New Questionnaire online - Submission of the questionnaire until 2 January 2020
New Questionnaire is online. Please send your input to alexandra.janik-hannen@vdma.org by January 2, 2020.
More attention with ITRPV sponsoring
The 11th edition of the ITRPV (International Technology Roadmap for Photovoltaic) will be published in March 2020. You can use the worldwide renowned roadmap to promote your company.
Photovoltaics: Update of technology roadmap discusses maturity of selected parameters
Technology maturity for selected parameters implemented in roadmap. Discussion of new wafer sizes. Update of ITRPV available for download.
Intermediate low in order books
Machine builders expect sales to rise by 3 percent next year. Companies achieve good prices. Good capacity utilization, stable employment situation
Mechanical engineers are optimistic despite a weakening of total sales
VDMA Photovoltaic Equipment: Total sales 13 percent lower than in previous quarter. Export ratio again exceeds 96 percent. Value chain: Components grow significantly.
Solar energy in trend
Dr. Susanne Herritsch reports from Intersolar in São Paulo, August 2019.
European photovoltaic production can be profitable
Photovoltaic production in Europe and Germany across the entire value chain is competitive again if the size of the production fab is appropriate. This is the result of a survey by Fraunhofer ISE commissioned by VDMA, comparing the cost ratios of production in Europe and China.
VDMA Photovoltaic Equipment: Dr. Susanne Herritsch strengthens the team
Since June 1, 2019 Dr. Susanne Herritsch strengthens the team around Dr. Jutta Trube, head of the sector group Photovoltaic Equipment.
Photovoltaic Equipment still in trend
Sales in the 1st quarter of 2019 are 14 percent above the expectations of mechanical engineers, Vietnam replaces Taiwan as 2nd largest market behind China, Export ratio reaches almost 100 percent

Quarterly Statistics + Business Climate

13.05.2020
At the end of the year, total revenue for the fourth quarter falls by 4 percent for solar equipment manufacturers compared with the previous quarter. Order intake slumps significantly in the 4th quarter. There is a clouded mood for the year 2020.
03.12.2019
The German manufacturers of solar equipment increased their total sales by 12 per cent, while incoming orders rose by 26 per cent compared with the previous quarter. Nevertheless, expectations for the 4th quarter are subdued. Order intake in Asia shows a strong Malaysian market.
13.10.2019
Machine builders expect sales to rise by 3 percent next year. Companies achieve good prices. Good capacity utilization, stable employment situation
26.09.2019
VDMA Photovoltaic Equipment: Total sales 13 percent lower than in previous quarter. Export ratio again exceeds 96 percent. Value chain: Components grow significantly.
09.07.2019
Sales in the 1st quarter of 2019 are 14 percent above the expectations of mechanical engineers, Vietnam replaces Taiwan as 2nd largest market behind China, Export ratio reaches almost 100 percent
15.05.2019
Revenues grow by 8 percent in 2018. Incoming orders up again after weak phase at year end

Trade Fairs + Events

27.05.2020
The online matchmaking event "PV Manufacturing Technologies" will take place on 18 June 2020.
15.04.2020
Sustainability and resource-saving management remain a long-term challenge for companies. Customers, investors, employees and other interest groups are increasingly sensitized and recognize the importance of a credible contribution in the form of effective CO2 management by companies. Therefore, more and more companies are aiming for a climate-neutral economy.
01.04.2020
The Export Initiative Energy supports small and medium-sized German companies in the fields of renewable energies and energy efficiency in opening up markets abroad (as of April 2020).
10.03.2020
The webinar will take place on 30.04.2020 from 16:00-17:15 (CET). We are pleased about your registration.
20.02.2020
On May 4, 2020, the Photovoltaic Equipment sector group will host a meeting as an online meeting. Please register!
20.02.2020
Intersolar Europe will take place from June 9-11, 2021 at the Munich Exhibition Center and will focus on photovoltaics, solar thermal technology, solar power plants, network infrastructure and solutions for the integration of renewable energies.
06.02.2020
Intersolar South America takes place from November 11-16, 2020 in Sao Paulo.
06.02.2020
Present your products in the up-and-coming Mexican solar industry and take part in the joint European booth at Intersolar Mexico, September 8-10, 2020.
10.02.2020
+++ The annual meeting is cancelled - the board meeting will take place as web meeting +++
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info@erhardt-leimer.com
(+49 821) 24 35-0
Alexandra Janik-Hannen
Alexandra Janik-Hannen
Assistant
Sector Group

Photovoltaic-Equipment
+49 69 6603-1117
+49 69 6603-2117
Dr. Jutta Trube
Dr. Jutta Trube
Division Manager
Sector Group
Photovoltaic Equipment
+49 69 6603-1879
+49 69 6603-2879