On & Off The Grid

Dispatches from the global solar revolution
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Imagining a Green Future

By , in Manufacturing, Technology
The theme of this year’s Yingli Group Technology Innovation Expo, which was held at the company headquarters on 28 September 2016, is “Infinite Imagination, Green Action Future”. This theme reflects Yingli’s strength and belief in independent innovation and commitment to a continuous upgrading of its development process.
Yingli Solar Australia Product Warranty

What The Solar Industry Could Learn From Apple

By , in Markets, Technology
Identifying the batch defect, notifying the public and providing them with a complimentary replacement highlights the importance they place on rectifying product issues and customer support. The crucial component of this is apart of the in-store exchange process where a serial number must be provided and confirmed.
La Liga Deportiva Alajuelense Stadium

Lighting the Fields with the Sun – Central America’s 1st Solar-­Powered Stadium

By , in Markets, Technology
Now when the sun goes down, La Liga Deportiva Alajuelense (“La Liga”), a Costa Rican club football team, can still play under a sun-lit field. A field lit by solar power, to be exact. The club team’s stadium now meets 100% of its energy demand with a Yingli Solar power system recently installed by our partner, Enertiva Energia Alternativa. What does this mean for sport culture in Costa Rica?