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LONGi’s Hi-MO 5 modules, based on 182mm cells, have now been delivered to clients in 94 countries, with total shipments exceeding 30GW and the company’s design philosophy validated by the product’s popularity with customers.
Hi-MO 5 modules are not only ideal for utility-scale power plants, but are also widely applicable for the DG market. In depth analysis suggests that Hi-MO 5 is widely considered to represent the optimal product based on size, its compatibility with the industrial chain, its product value and life cycle reliability.
From the very first Hi-MO 5 module to roll off the production line, to successive cumulative shipment milestones of 10GW, 20GW and now 30GW, LONGi has remained fully committed to bringing the most reliable products to market in order to provide high-efficiency solutions for the development of the ‘new power system’.
From Hi-MO 1 to Hi-MO 5, from its debut in the module business to becoming a shipment leader, LONGi has remained focused on customer value and technological innovation and continues to be at the vanguard of industry breakthroughs in order to achieve, with its global customers and partners, the ultimate goal of carbon neutrality.
Milestone review of the LONGi Hi-MO 5 module:
· June 29, 2020 – Hi-MO 5 product release.
· August 8, 2020 – module showcased at SNEC Shanghai.
· September 8, 2020 – first Hi-MO 5 module rolls off production line.
· September 15, 2020 – first shipment contract signed.
· November 12, 2020 – LONGi, Jinko and JA discussed at the Conference ‘Advanced PV Technology for Better LCOE – 182mm Module and System Technology’.
· April 28, 2021 – recognized with awards at TÜV Rheinland ‘All Quality Matters’ solar congress.
· May 26, 2021 – white paper on module based on 182mm wafer jointly released by LONGi, Jinko and JA.
· May 31, 2021 – study on load performance of large-size & oversized PV modules released.
· July 21, 2021 – recognized with award at Intersolar Europe.
· September 8, 2021 – consensus on the standardization of PV modules produced with 182mm (M10) wafers reached by LONGi, Jinko and JA.
· September 24, 2021 – slight advantage of 182mm module shown by DNV analysis of BOS cost of large format modules.
· October 29, 2021 – dynamic mechanical load (DML) testing results released.
· November 5, 2021 – global shipments exceed 10GW.
· April 27, 2022 – global shipments exceed 20GW.
· July 15, 2022 – global shipments exceed 30GW.