The Canadian Solar Difference

Canadian Solar exists to make the difference.

Founded in 2001 in Ontario Canada, Canadian Solar (NASDAQ: CSIQ) operates as a global energy provider with successful business subsidiaries in 19 countries on 6 continents. Canadian Solar is both a global leading manufacturer of solar PV modules and a provider of solar energy solutions, with over 13,000 employees globally.

With state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Canada, China, Brazil and South East Asian countries, Canadian Solar now has module manufacturing capacity and has delivered more than 36 GW of premium quality solar modules to customers in over 160 countries in the past 18 years.

To date, Canadian Solar has 4.7 GW solar power plants built and connected globallyand maintains a portfolio of solar power plants in operation at 795.8 MWp, with an estimated resale value of approximately $1.0 billion. In addition, Canadian Solar has a geographically diversified utility-scale solar power project pipeline around 13 GW in total. Of the total project pipeline, 2.9 GW of projects are at late-stage development with the locations in US, Brazil, Mexico, Japan, China.

In 2018, Canadian Solar achieved revenue of US$3.74 billion. Meanwhile, Canadian Solar was listed as Bloomberg New Energy Finance’s Tier 1 Module Manufacturer in terms of bankability for Q4 2018, and was named as Top 3 Global Utility-scale Solar PV Project Developer for 2017 by GTM Research.

Canadian Solar is making the difference by delivering more clean, safe and affordable solar energy to the world.

With over 1 GW of premium and high efficiency modules spread across the length and width of the country, Canadian Solar is proud to be the market leader in India. Canadian Solar modules have been working efficiently in the desert hot & humid regions of Gujarat and Rajasthan, to the coastal conditions of Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh. This demonstrates our strong position as a global tier 1 solar module supplier with a proven track record of delivering high quality modules to customers. It's no surprise that with premium award-winning products and a dedicated and experienced Indian team, Canadian Solar has become India's number one brand choice in crystalline solar panels.

Making the difference in management

Dr. Shawn Qu Yan Zhuang Guangchun Zhang Dr. Huifeng Chang
Dr. Shawn Qu Robert McDermott Lars-Eric Johansson Dr. Harry E. Ruda Andrew Wong Arthur(Lap Tat)Wong
Executive Team
Board of Directors

Making the difference
to our customers

Canadian Solar is dedicated to changing the lives of all its customers for the better. And we have been ever since our inception, whether customers invest in a single module, a large project or a tailor-made energy solution. Our PV panels have been so thoroughly tested and proven under harsh conditions that we offer a 25-year warranty with confidence. All the above and our customer support in over 20 countries adds up to attractive bankability too. Our customers always have peace of mind knowing they are dealing with a highly ranked, reliable company.

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Making the difference
to solar projects

We offer our customers the opportunity to invest in utility-scale solar power plants. With a successful track record developing, engineering, constructing and connecting over 3.8 GW, Canadian Solar stands out as one of the leading solar developers globally. Companies like BlackRock, Samsung and TransCanada are among our list of customers that rely on us to deliver reliable solar solutions. In addition, we help boost the social responsibility profile of any portfolio providing advanced solar solutions that enable sustainable development worldwide.

SAMACA FARM, PERU ATACAMA DESERT, CHILE KNIGHT TRANSPORTATION, USA BANNER HEALTH CARPORT, USA RONALD MCDONALD CHARITY HOUSE USA EXTREME HOME MAKEOVER, USA MARTINS CREEK SCHOOL, USA CENTRAL NEUROLOGY, USA MINTURN HULLER, USA SOLARPARK FUQUAY FARM, USA SAN JOSE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT USA SOLARPARK LOUISBURG, USA PSEG SOLAR FARM, CALIFORNIA USA KEYSTONE SOLAR FARM, USA CONCORD TRUSS COMPANY, USA JERSEY POOLS AND SPA, USA ST. PETER’S UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL USA NATURE FARMS, CANADA CANADIAN SOLAR 1, CANADA GUELPH HYDRO, CANADA SUNNYBROOK HEALTH SCIENCE, CANADA SUNRISE POTATO FARM, CANADA BANCROFT SCHOOL, USA SILVERCREEK SOLAR PARK, CANADA STERLING MUNICIPAL LIGHT SOLAR USA BROCKVILLE 2, CANADA BROCKVILLE 1, CANADA THUNDER BAY AIRPORT, CANADA MOOSE CREEK, CANADA POULETTES SKY PULETTE FAST TRACT CANADA ORCALAB WHALE RESEARCH CENTRE CANADA DEER LAKE FIRST NATION ELEMENTARY SCHOOL SHELLHARBOUR SHOPPING CENTRE AUSTRALIA INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION CENTRE, SYDNEY B&R PLASTICS, AUSTRALIA WINDSOR SHOPPING CENTRE, AUSTRALIA MEGA LIFESCIENCES, AUSTRALIA IKEA, AUSTRALIA CONTINENTAL CORPORATION, AUSTRALIA R & A TWEEDY WHEAT FARM, AUSTRALIA HOPKINS RIVER CARAVAN PARK, AUSTRALIA LARSEN & CO, GREENLAND AALDERING VINEYARD, SOUTH AFRICA PUMA SERVICE STATION, NAMIBIA NORMANTON SOLAR FARM, AUSTRALIA RASCAL SEED RESEARCH, SOUTH AFRICA CUBIERTA SOLAR ALHAMA DE MURCIA, SPAIN VOLKSWAGEN, BRYANSTON, SOUTH AFRICA SEDGELEY HEAD OFFICE, SOUTH AFRICA CUBIERTA SOLAR ONDA, SPAIN EOSOL, FRANCE ZOUTEWELLE, ROTTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS SPORTBEDRIJF LELYSTAD, NETHERLANDS DELFZJIL, NETHERLANDS ALPINCENTER HAMBURG-WITTENBURG GERMANY RACETRACK OSCHERSLEBEN, GERMANY VIRUM, DENMARK EUROPE’S LARGEST PV PLANT 2010 IN ROVIGO ITALY BARACLIT SOLARLAB, ITALY SOLARPARK MEURO, GERMANY SAN PELLEGRINO, ITALY SOLARTA NARNI, ITALY SOLARPARK SETIA, ITALY METRONIK SALUS, SLOVENIA MFE VARPOLJE, SLOVENIA MTT-1 MARIBOR, SLOVENIA THERMAE SPRING ČATEŽ, SLOVENIA KATOWICE CHURCH, POLAND KAGOSHIMA PREF. JAPAN HODMEZO GREENHOUSE, HUNGARY ONIX SPA, KOSOVO MAGYARHOMOROG, DEBRECEN, HUNGARY HYOGO, PREF. AWAJI CITY JAPAN SOLARPARK KAGOSHIMA SHIBUSHI JAPAN SOLARPARK CHASKOVO, BULGARIA KITAKYUSHU SCHOOLS, JAPAN JAWA POWER-YTL POWER PLANT, INDONESIA LARGEST ROOFTOP PROJECT, TURKEY GUANGHUA INDUSTRIAL PARK, CHANGSHU CHINA CANADIAN SOLAR CHANGSHU FACTORY CHINA SUZHOU GOLDEN SUN PROJECTS, CHINA BEIJING OLYMPICS, CHINA WUHU SANSHAN SOLAR PROJECT, CHINA WULATE, INNER MONGOLIA CHINA NINGXIA HONGSIBAO PROJECT, CHINA ALPINE KNITS HYBRID SYSTEM, INDIA GAJNER BIKANER, RAJASTHAN INDIA
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Making the difference
for the future

Canadian Solar operates three state-of-the-art PV research centers for cells, modules and systems in Canada and China. Combined more than 250 scientists, engineers and technicians conduct research to continuously improve our solar cell and solar module technologies. With R&D investments of over 600 million USD, more than 1000 global patents and strategic R&D partnerships with NREL, ECN and DuPont, Canadian Solar is a globally recognized innovator of the solar industry.

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Making the difference
to solar projects

Canadian Solar is a multinational corporation that works across diverse cultures on a global scale. As such, we promote a socially progressive and responsible approach to Human Resources, production quality, management standards, supply chain management, marketing, customer services and community involvement. In particular, we support sports like ice hockey, soccer and basketball with sponsorships, donations and, not least, by attending the games of our favorite teams.

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Upcoming Events

Canadian Solar will be exhibiting and/or speaking at these key industry events.

Exhibition
Country, City
Time
Booth No.
WWW
Request Appointment
Renewable Energy India Expo
India, Greater Noida
18.09.2019
Intersolar South America
Brazil, Sao Paulo
27.08.2019
Solar Power International
USA, Salt Lake City, Utah
23.09.2019
All-Energy Australia
Australia, Melbourne
23.10.2019