SMT, PCB Electronics Industry News

IPVEA Premiers New Tool to Connect the Solar Supply Chain

Jul 22, 2010

ORLANDO, FL ― The International PV Equipment Association (IPVEA), an independent, non-profit organization of manufacturers and suppliers of photovoltaic (PV) fabrication equipment and related raw materials, introduces the PV Matrix, an innovative new solar supply chain tool.

The IPVEA Matrix illustrates and links the complete PV Value Chain. Located at http://www.matrix.ipvea.org, the tool is designed to provide a central source of information in order to connect the solar industry.

The PV Matrix separates solar technology into four main segments: silicon, organic, R&D, and installation & power generation. Each segment expands to show categories within that technology. For example, silicon expands to raw material to wafer, wafer to cell and cell to modules. From there, each subsection further breaks down. This is beneficial because it simplifies technology and allows visitors to find specific information and locate key suppliers. Visitors and suppliers can both work and interact with other companies.

Companies listed on the PV Matrix can improve their networks as well as company sales, profile and exposure to the PV industry. Additionally, the Matrix provides customizable microsites where visitors can view image libraries, data sheets, white papers, product brochures, videos and more.

“The Matrix is an exceptional central source for information that links the complete solar supply chain. As the industry grows, so will the Matrix,” said Bryan Ekus, Managing Director of the IPVEA.

Contact Bryan Ekus at ekus@ipvea.com to find out how your company can become part of this innovative solar supply chain tool.

Founded in May 2008, the International Photovoltaic Equipment Association (IPVEA) is an independent, non-profit organization of manufacturers and suppliers of photovoltaic (PV) fabrication equipment and related raw materials used in PV ingot, wafer, cell (crystalline and thin-film), and panel manufacturing. The overall mission of the association is to provide members with a forum for information, discussion and exchange of ideas, as well as ways to develop business opportunities and strategic partnerships. The association is the unified voice of the manufacturing segment of the PV industry. As such, the association evaluates and recommends exhibitions, conferences, sales channels and methods of communications that can be effective for its member companies. For more information, visit http://www.ipvea.org.

Aug 21, 2012 -

IPVEA Favors a “Free Market PV Economy” – A Critical View on the China Anti-Dumping Case in Europe

Jul 23, 2012 -

Energy Storage — IPVEA Is Expanding Activities in Energy Storage

May 10, 2012 -

Exclusive Offer to all Exhibitors of the 27th EU PVSEC to Use This Global Online PV Platform for Business Promotion

Aug 24, 2011 -

IPVEA Finalizes 2011 PV Production Forum Program

Aug 10, 2011 -

IPVEA to Hold PV Production Forum during the 26th EU PVSEC

May 27, 2011 -

IPVEA Establishes New Communications Office in Hong Kong

Mar 07, 2011 -

IPVEA and VLSI Research to Provide Valuable Book to Bill Ratio Information for PV Manufacturing Equipment

Feb 05, 2011 -

IPVEA’s PV Production Forum 2011 Call for Papers Is Now Open

Nov 10, 2010 -

IPVEA Signs Newest Board Members

Sep 26, 2010 -

IPVEA Co-Hosts Successful Launch of PV Production Forum 2010 in Valencia

3 more news from International PV Equipment Association (IPVEA) »

Jul 19, 2017 -

Digicom Electronics Receives AS9100:2016 (RevD) Aerospace and ISO 9001:2015 Certifications

Jul 19, 2017 -

Conecsus Presents SMT Metals Waste Recycling Solutions at SMTAI 2017

Jul 19, 2017 -

New Metcal HTD Tips & Hand-piece Increase Throughput and Save Money

Jul 19, 2017 -

Altus Supports Bespoke Desktop Robots for Automated Soldering, from ATN Germany

Jul 19, 2017 -

STI Acquires Fischerscope X-ray XDAL 237

Jul 19, 2017 -

COT Reduces Prices on SMT Nozzles & Consumables

Jul 19, 2017 -

Cogiscan Partners with iBASEt for Automated Electronics Assembly

Jul 19, 2017 -

International Wafer-Level Packaging Conference (IWLPC) Program Announced and Registration Now Open

Jul 19, 2017 -

Logic PD Appoints Eric Wilkowske as Vice President of Products, Design & Engineering

Jul 18, 2017 -

ASSEMBLY-TECH LLC to Represent PDR Americas

See electronics manufacturing industry news »

IPVEA Premiers New Tool to Connect the Solar Supply Chain news release has been viewed 729 times

Panasonic OEM Solutions