Upcoming Events
SPE Workshop: Data Management-Fuelling the New Industrial Revolution
Jumeirah At Etihad Towers, Etihad Towers, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.,
9/18/18 - 9/19/18
SPE Workshop: Petroleum Reserves and Resources Estimation | Sept 18, London
London W1, United Kingdom.,
9/18/18 - 9/19/18
SPE Workshop: Production Optimisation: Smart Strategies and Innovation
Hilton Kuwait Resort, Salem Sabah Al Salem Al Sabah Street, Mangaf, Kuwait,
9/18/18 - 9/19/18
Argus Batteries in Automotives
Hotel Nassauer Hof Wiesbaden, 3-4 Kaiser-Friedrich-Platz, Wiesbaden, 65183, Germany,
9/18/18 - 9/19/18
Solar Finance and Investment Canada - Toronto, September 2018
Courtyard by Marriott Toronto Downtown, 475 Yonge Street, Toronto, M4Y 1X7, Canada,
Submit an Event
View All Events

Sain Featured Employer

New energy IoT industrial innovation center set up at Trina Solar


Follow energycareer on Twitter

Sign-Up for Free Energy, Facility, Power Newsletter (EFPN) newsletter




An industrial innovation center focusing on new energy Internet of Things (IoT) was established at Trina Solar's headquarters in Changzhou, China on August 17. The center will partner with leading companies and research institutes both in and outside of China to create an innovation platform for the research of new energy IoT through establishing innovation systems such as new energy power generation and storage technology, as well as the technology of smart terminals, energy management and energy cloud. Establishment of the new center represents a new milestone for Trina Solar's development strategy of becoming a leader in the global energy IoT market.

The co-establishment partners of the center come from 16 leading companies and research institutes. The center has also assembled an expert committee made up of 13 professionals led by Xiaoxin Zhou, Academician of theChinese Academy of Sciences and Honorable Dean of China Electric Power Research Institute. The center will set up new energy power generation technology research unit, an advanced energy storage technology research unit, a new energy management and control technology research unit, and an energy cloud platform technology research unit. It will invest 1 billion yuan for research and development over the next three years.

Trina Solar Chairman and CEO Jifan Gao said at the launch ceremony: "The global energy system is experiencing a significant change, with solar power becoming the most widely installed renewable power source. A new era of renewable energy IoT with a focus on distributed power generation as well as power storage and use is coming."

"The new industrial innovation center under Trina Solar's leadership will enable efficient interactions and cooperation between downstream and upstream players, with the aim of solving China's key challenges in the alternative, renewable and sustainable energy field. Trina Solar is committed to becoming a leader of energy IoT in the new era and has put the strategy of becoming the leader into action," said Xiaoxin Zhou.

Return Home


Follow energycareer on Twitter