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Canadian Solar Inc (Canadian Solar) is a provider of solar energy solutions. The company designs, develops and manufactures solar ingots, wafers, modules, cells, and other solar power products. Its broad range of solar modules find application in residential, commercial and industrial solar power generation systems; and specialty solar products include customized solar modules that customers incorporate into their own products such as portable solar home systems. Canadian Solar serves distributors, project developers, system integrators and installers and EPC companies across Asia, America, Europe and other regions. It has manufacturing facilities in China, Taiwan, Canada, Vietnam, Thailand and Indonesia among others. Canadian Solar is headquartered in Guelph, Ontario, Canada.

Headquarters Canada

Address 545 Speedvale, Ave West, Guelph, Ontario, N1K1E6


Telephone 1 519 8371881

No of Employees 13,535

Industry Alternative Energy

Ticker Symbol & Exchange CSIQ (NASD)

Revenue (2021) $5.3B 51.8% (2021 vs 2020)

EPS XXX

Net Income (2021) XXX -35.1% (2021 vs 2020)

Market Cap* $1.9B

Net Profit Margin (2021) XXX -57.4% (2021 vs 2020)

* As of and is in US$

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Power Plants

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Tenders & Contracts

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Energy Storage Projects

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Products and Services

Products Services Brands
PV Modules EPC Canadian Solar
Speciality Products Operational and Management
Rooftop PV System Kits PV Testing
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History

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Year Event Description
2022 Others In May, the company received from DNV Canadian Solar HiKu7 and BiHiKu7 Technology Review Report.
2022 Contracts/Agreements In May, the company signed an agreement to provide integrated energy storage systems, and Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) services for four battery storage projects.
2022 Contracts/Agreements In April, the company and Matrix Renewables announced an agreement in which Matrix Renewables to acquire the Gaskell West 2 and 3 project of 105 MWac solar plus 80 MWh energy storage.
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Competitor Comparison

Key Parameters Canadian Solar Inc Trina Solar Co Ltd JinkoSolar Holding Co Ltd First Solar Inc Hanwha Q CELLS Co Ltd
Headquarters Canada China China United States of America South Korea
City Guelph Changzhou Shangrao Tempe Seoul
State/Province Ontario Jiangsu Jiangxi Arizona Seoul
No. of Employees 13,535 17,586 31,030 4,800 7,510
Entity Type Public Public Public Public Private
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Key Financial Charts

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Executives
Name Position Board Since Age
Shawn (Xiaohua) Qu President; Chief Executive Officer; Chairman Executive Board 2001 58
Huifeng Chang Senior Vice President; Director; Chief Financial Officer Executive Board 2020 56
Jianyi Zhang General Counsel; Chief Compliance Officer; Senior Vice President Senior Management 2016 64
Yan Zhuang President - CSI Solar; Director Executive Board 2020 58
Guangchun Zhang Senior Vice President - Operations and Technology, CSI Solar Senior Management 2020 -
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