Founded in 2001 in Canada, Canadian Solar (NASDAQ: CSIQ) operates as a global energy provider with successful business subsidiaries in 18 countries on 6 continents. Besides serving as a leading manufacturer of solar PV modules and provider of solar energy solutions, Canadian Solar has a geographically diversified pipeline of utility-scale power projects. With the company’s recent acquisition of Recurrent Energy, Canadian Solar’s total project pipeline is now 8.5 GW, including an increase in the late-stage project pipeline to 2.4 GW. With two state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities in Ontario, Canadian Solar employs over 8,500 workers worldwide. This translates into more than 10 GW of panel shipments, or 30 million PV modules, in the past 14 years. Together with Recurrent Energy, Canadian Solar is ushering the way into a new era of clean, competitive, mainstream power.
Type
Public
HQ
Guelph, CA
Founded
2001
Size (employees)
9,724 (est)
Canadian Solar was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Guelph, CA
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Key People/Management at Canadian Solar

Shawn Qu

Shawn Qu

Chairman, President & CEO
Zhang Pingan

Zhang Pingan

Svp & CCO
Dan Carter

Dan Carter

Manager
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Canadian Solar Office Locations

Canadian Solar has offices in Singapore, Guelph, San Ramon, Panama City and in 13 other locations
Guelph, CA (HQ)
545 Speedvale Ave W
Cremorne, AU
165 Cremorne St
São Paulo, BR
999 Av. Roque Petroni Júnior
Nanjing Shi, CN
Jiao Tong Yin Hang ( Lu Shan Lu )
München, DE
94 Landsberger Str.
Bengaluru, IN
24/1 Vittal Mallya Road
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Canadian Solar Financials and Metrics

Canadian Solar Revenue

Canadian Solar's revenue was reported to be $2.85 b in FY, 2016 which is a 17.7% decrease from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

2.9 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %

(17.7%)

Market capitalization (18-Jul-2018)

751.6 m

Closing share price (18-Jul-2018)

12.8
Canadian Solar's current market capitalization is $751.6 m.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Revenue

3 b3.5 b2.9 b

Revenue growth, %

17%(18%)
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Canadian Solar Operating Metrics

FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017

Late-Stage Solar Project Pipeline, MWp

2.40 k2.50 k2.40 k2.50 k2 k2.10 k2.40 k2 k2.10 k2.16 k

Solar Cell Manufacturing Capacity, MW

1.50 k2.70 k2.44 k3.77 k

Solar Power Projects in Operation, MWp

163.90 257 398.10 437.50 472 948 1.20 k1.16 k

Total Solar Project Pipeline, MW

8.50 k10.30 k13.50 k20.40 k
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Canadian Solar Revenue Breakdown

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Canadian Solar revenue breakdown by business segment: 96.2% from Module and 3.8% from Other

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Canadian Solar Online and Social Media Presence

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Canadian Solar News and Updates

Solar Panel Module Market Overview, New Opportunities & Analysis by Leading Manufacturers-Trina Solar, Canadian Solar, JinkoSolar, Yingli Green

HTF MI recently introduced new title on “United States Solar Panel Module Market Report 2018” from its database. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Solar PV Modules Market takes centre stage with major Key Companies Canadian Solar, China Sunergy, Conergy

HTF MI published a new industry research that focuses on Solar PV Modules market and delivers in-depth market analysis and future prospects of Asia-Pacific Solar PV Modules market. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Canadian Solar Inc. Announces Results of 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

GUELPH, Ontario, June 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company" or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it held its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on June 29, 2018. Each of the proposals submitted...

Canadian Solar Inc. Announces Results of 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

GUELPH, Ontario, June 29, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company" or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that it held its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders on June 29, 2018. Each of the proposals submitted...

Canadian Solar Converts a Golf Course into a 56MWp Solar Power Plant in Japan

GUELPH, Ontario, June 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar") (NASDAQ: CSIQ), one of the world's largest solar power companies, today announced that its 56.3MWp solar power project in Japan reached commercial operation last month. The...

Canadian Solar launches the next generation solar modules: bifacial, high power density and over 400 W poly HiKu modules at Intersolar Europe

GUELPH, Ontario, June 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Canadian Solar Inc. (the "Company", or "Canadian Solar"), one of the world's largest solar power companies, announced it will introduce the global launch of its next generation solar modules at Intersolar Europe which will be held from June...
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Canadian Solar Company Life and Culture

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