Canadian Solar is a Canadian company with global reach With our headquarters in Guelph, Ontario and seven wholly owned manufacturing subsidiaries across China, Canadian Solar successfully operates its solar PV business in nine countries with a total of 260,000 sqm of facility space.
Our businesses in Canada, China, Germany, Italy, Japan , Korea, Spain and USA focus on delivering the highest quality solar products at the highest possible returns on investment to our customers around the world.Our customers span the globe, across 50 countries and five continents. They are solar project developers, solar power system integrators and installers, commercial property owners, independent power producers and utility leaders. Despite differences in cultural and business priorities, we recognize the similarities in what our customers are searching for: a business partner with executive leaders they can trust, a corporation upon whose long-term strength they can rely, and technology experts who deliver the solutions they need.And while we bring a strong understanding of global business markets to the table, we never neglect local needs and concerns.
We listen, communicate and act in ways that work for our customers and ultimately, the end-users and consumers of solar energy.
Our customers trust Canadian Solar’s world-renowned technical expertise, corporate financial strength and commitment to sustainable value.
Our customers choose Canadian Solar because we manufacture our high-quality solar PV products with market-leading cost structures, delivering the best value possible.
Canadian Solar Panels history
Canadian Solar was founded in Ontario, Canada in 2001 and was successfully listed on NASDAQ Exchange in 2006. Today, we operate across three continents, delivering solar modules to customers over 50 countries.
A few facts on Canadian Solar
- Seven wholly-owned manufacturing subsidiaries with a total combined facility space of over to 260,000 sqm and a module capacity of 2.05 GW.
- Total revenue in 2011 was $1.9 billion, Shipments of 1323 MW in 2011.
- Canadian Solar operates in 11 countries: Canada, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, Spain,Australia, the United States, Singapore, HongKong and China.
- Our products adhere to the strictest international quality standards, backed by IEC, TUV, UL, certifications. In fact, we were the first solar PV manufacturer to achieve registration with ISO: TS16949, an automotive quality management system much stricter than ISO 9001. Canadian Solar Panels operate its own ISO 17025 accredited testing lab.
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