TEMPE, USA: Amtech Systems Inc., a global supplier of production and automation systems and related supplies for the manufacture of solar cells, semiconductors, and silicon wafers, announced that Yingli Green Energy has granted Amtech its “Special Contribution Award” for excellence in optimizing the efficiency and productivity of Yingli’s solar photovoltaic (PV) cell manufacturing operations in Baoding, Hebei province, China.
Amtech was one of only two equipment manufacturers among Yingli’s 200 suppliers to win this prestigious award. This was the highest honor given to Yingli’s business partners during its First Supplier Conference held recently in Baoding, China.
J.S. Whang, CEO of Amtech, commented: “We are very honored to received this award from Yingli Green Energy, and very pleased to collaborate with this leader in the PV industry to provide our diffusion expertise and capabilities and support introduction of the next generation of high efficiency solar cells.”