Asia is shaping the future of solar energy

FuturENERGY February 2020

More than any other region on the planet, Asia, and China in particular, currently represents the future of solar energy. According to an article from the World Economic Forum, published to mark its Annual Meeting that took place last January in Davos, six out of every eight major manufacturers of PV modules are Asian. This fact is also confirmed by GlobalData, which has recently released its ranking of the leading PV module suppliers in 2019, a ranking in which the majority of the top 10 manufacturers are from the Asia-Pacific region. With the region being the cradle of the leading technology suppliers and thanks to its forecasted growth in energy demand and the high volume of annual PV installation, this region is shaping the world’s PV scenario…