Think next generation
SweModule take pride in developing and manufacturing solar modules
– the clean, natural energy option that our and future generations will benefit from.
The sunny story of the SweModule site in Glava, Sweden
The SweModule site date back to the middle of 17:th century. Historically several kinds of industrial business has been located at the site, ironworks, pulp industry and sawmill.
The history of the SweModule production facility’s reach back to 2002. Shortly after the first solar modules where manufactured for REC in Glava.
During the following 8 years the plant was increasing its capacity in several steps. Each time building new areas for office space, production area and laboratory.
Finally the most automated and effective plant in Photo Voltaic (Solar produced electricity) – business was a fact. The capacity for the plant is today 160MW per year.
The sole business idea of SweModule is to produce a high quality solar module.
The production flow is highly automated and the manual handling very limited, all manual steps are strictly controlled by SOP:s (Standard Operating Procedure).
The yield talks for itself, more than 99% in total cell yield at present date.
The even quality that comes out of the production is regarded as top in the world.
The yearly power output of the SweModule panel is unmatched in the world (Photon test field report).
SweModule have a highly experienced staff, all co-workers in the plant has a history back to the earliest days of the plant.
Production operators is considered to be the most valuable asset we have at SweModule, in average they have more than 6 years of experience at the plant.
The raw-material used is IEC and UL qualified materials and also well-known brands in the PVbusiness, we never jeopardize with the raw-materials for short term cost savings.
All new materials are first tested internally at our laboratories and follow strictly our internal approval routine. We use the well-known TÜV Rheinland as our certification body, both for IEC/UL as well as for our ISO certifications.