Founded in Toronto in 2001, Canadian Solar Inc provides a range of solar energy solutions and is a leading global manufacturer of solar PV modules. As one of the world’s top five manufacturers, Canadian Solar is making a real difference by delivering more clean, safe and affordable solar energy to the world. Its industry-leading products include high-efficiency solar cells, solar modules, solar power systems and off-grid solar power application solutions.
Ever since its inception, Canadian Solar has been dedicated to changing the lives of all of its customers for the better. Its PV panels have been thoroughly tested and proven under harsh conditions, allowing the manufacturer to offer a 25-year warranty with confidence. Through these premium-quality solar products, Canadian Solar gives customers complete peace of mind – and it is these products that have helped to set the company apart from the competition.
Thanks to its successful business subsidiaries across six continents and state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Canada, China, Brazil and South East Asian countries, Canadian Solar has delivered more than 33 GW of premium-quality solar modules to customers in over 150 countries. The manufacturer also operates three state-of-the-art PV research centres for cells, modules and systems in both Canada and China.
With projects currently being developed in the US, Japan, Latin America, Australia, EMEA, South East Asia, India and China, Canadian Solar’s total project pipeline is now 9 GW.
In South Africa, Canadian Solar has sales and technical support and works with SegenSolar to provide product training across the country. Its PV panels are particularly well suited to the harsh environment and extreme temperature ranges common in the region.