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— Meyer Burger supports Top Dutch Solar Racing

Solar Challenge Morocco 2021

A cooperation could hardly be more European: A Swiss photovoltaic company is using its high-efficiency solar cells produced in Germany to support a Dutch student team that is taking part in an international race through the Moroccan desert with its specially developed solar race car.

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Newsroom Messe InterSolar 2021

Handelsblatt Industry Summit Hybrid Event
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13. - 15.01.2022
Intersolar North America
Long Beach, California
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One of the first Meyer Burger solar installations in Germany
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One of the first Meyer Burger solar installations in Germany

One of the first Meyer Burger solar systems has now been installed by our partner K.W.O. Energiezentrale at the Bemmer family in Dresden. How does such an installation work and why did the family of 5 chose solar modules made in Germany Our cameraman Jonas followed the setup all day long.

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— Opening Freiberg

On Wednesday, the new module production plant in Freiberg was launched.

Only one week after the virtual opening of the Meyer Burger solar cell plant in Thalheim, the new module production in Freiberg will be opened on Wednesday, May 26. In addition to Saxony's Prime Minister, Michael Kretschmer, other guests from politics and business will be present to discuss the future of the solar industry in Saxony in a live broadcast panel discussion.

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— Opening Thalheim

Meyer Burger opens its new high-performance cell factory in the Solar Valley of Bitterfeld-Wolfen virtually.

Special times need special formats. Thus, the opening of the new high-performance solar cell plant on May 18 in Thalheim, a district of Bitterfeld-Wolfen, took place almost exclusively digitally. Only Meyer Burger CEO, Gunter Erfurt, and Saxony-Anhalt's Minister of Economic Affairs, Prof. Armin Willingmann, were in person on site when a new era was ushered in at Solar Valley at the push of a button.

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— Whitepaper

Solar production in Germany

Strategic innovation leadership as a cornerstone a european energy sovereignty

We are at the beginning of a solar energy age. In large parts of the world, photovoltaics (PV) is already by far the most cost-effective, environmentally and climate-friendly technology for generating electricity after only two decades of development.

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12.03.2021 · Story
Three teams, one goal: efficiency

Meyer Burger is an innovation leader in the PV industry. The research teams in Switzerland give insight into their formula for success. SmartWire…

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11.03.2021 · Story
From the valley to the hills

The “Solar Valley” was the symbol of success for the solar industry in Europe. It could be it again: In Thalheim, Meyer Burger is setting up a factory…

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11.03.2021 · Ad hoc
Meyer Burger on track for a successful transformation to a leading European manufacturer of solar cells and solar modules

2020 is the year of transformation from a supplier of production equipment to a technologically leading manufacturer of solar cells and solar…

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04.03.2021 · Corporate
Meyer Burger commissions Jung von Matt with new brand and product positioning

Creative agency develops new corporate design, brand strategy and marketing campaign Meyer Burger Technology Ltd (SIX Swiss Exchange: MBTN) has…

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Meyer Burger Geschäftsführer Commercial Moritz Borgmann
02.03.2021 · Interview
Interview with Moritz Borgmann

Moritz Borgmann joined recently Meyer Burger’s management team. The electrical engineer and solar expert plays a central role in implementing the new…

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04.01.2021 · Ad hoc
Meyer Burger receives up to 22.5 million euros in public funding to build environmentally friendly solar cell production

The state of Saxony-Anhalt and the Federal Republic of Germany are pledging up to 15 million euros in environmental protection aid for the…

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09.12.2020 · Ad hoc
Meyer Burger reaches agreement with photovoltaic manufacturer EcoSolifer 

Meyer Burger Technology Ltd (SIX Swiss Exchange: MBTN) and Ecosolifer Ltd have agreed to draw a line under a project from 2015. The 2015 contract…

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05.11.2020 · Corporate
Meyer Burger strengthens its management team with seasoned solar expert

Meyer Burger adjusts its organisation to fit its strategic repositioning as a manufacturer of highly efficient solar cells and solar modules *   …

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23.10.2020 · Corporate
Meyer Burger and CSEM extend collaboration for the joint development of novel solar cells and modules

Long-standing research partner supports Meyer Burger for another three years in SwitzerlandCurrent milestone: Record breaking crystalline silicon…

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01.10.2020 · Corporate
Closing of the sale of the microwave and plasma technology company Muegge GmbH

Press releaseThun, October 1, 2020 Closing of the sale of the microwave and plasma technology company Muegge GmbH Meyer Burger Technology Ltd (SIX…

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28.09.2020 · Ad hoc
New CFO for Meyer Burger Technology Ltd

Press releaseThun, 28 September 2020 New CFO for Meyer Burger Technology Ltd Jürgen Schiffer is appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of…

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24.09.2020 · Ad hoc
Meyer Burger Technology Ltd: Repayment of convertible bond completed

Press releaseThun, 24 September 2020 Meyer Burger Technology Ltd:  Repayment of convertible bond completed Meyer Burger Technology Ltd (SIX Swiss…

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