Trina Solar acquires Nclave

21.05.2018
Nclave is a leading company in the development, design, manufacturing, installation and maintenance of fixed structures and photovoltaic solar trackers. Now the company will help Trina with its strategic development. (Photo: Nclave)
Nclave is a leading company in the development, design, manufacturing, installation and maintenance of fixed structures and photovoltaic solar trackers. Now the company will help Trina with its strategic development. (Photo: Nclave)

Trina Solar Ltd., provider of total solutions, has announced its successfull acquisition a majority stake in Spain-based Nclave Renewable S.L. , a manufacturer of tracker system. This is the first time that a Chinese solar company has acquired a solar tracker producer outside of its home market.

The aquisition of Nclave Renewables is an importent strategic step for Trina Solar. The company is transforming from a PV product supplier to a global smart PV solution provider. The acquisition also marks another solid step towards Trina Solar's strategic transformation into an enterprise focused on the development of alternative and renewable energy solutions that work in concert with the Internet of Things ecosystem.

With the acquisition, Trina Solars latest TrinaPro smart PV solutions will directly incorporate Nclave's tracker products and engineering designs, while Nclave's leading-edge technologies will also be deeply integrated into Trina Solar's smart solutions.

Nclave is a leading company in the development, design, manufacturing, installation and maintenance of fixed structures and photovoltaic solar trackers, including dimensioning and implementing of all foundation solutions. Nclave offers the widest range of products in the market, fixed structures and single and multi-row trackers with any configuration, being adaptable to all kinds of projects through solutions with minimum investment cost; as well as operation and maintenance. Its designs for core parts and structures have received multiple international patents.

Nclave was founded by the Clavijo Family and integrated the company MFV in 2017 together with participation of the fund Q-Growth. Nclave has over 12 years of experience in renewable energy sources, having provided more than 2.5 GW worldwide. It currently has its headquarters in Madrid (Spain), commercial offices in five continents and manufacturing facilities in Navarra (Spain).

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