LG Electronics is a global big player, committed to expanding its operations with the solar market. The company first embarked on a solar energy source research program in 1985, supported by LG Group’s vast experience in the semi-conductor, LCD, chemistry and materials industries. In 2010, LG Solar successfully released its first MonoX®series to the market, which is now available in 32 countries. The NeON®, NeON®2, NeON®2 BiFacial won the “Intersolar AWARD” in 2013, 2015 and 2016, which demonstrates LG Solar’s lead, innovation and commitment to the industry.
LG Solar PV cells and modules are manufactured in a fully automated manufacturing facility in Gumi, South Korea. Current production capacity is 2 GW with plans for 3.3 GW capacity within the next 2 years. LG has always built innovative, high quality products and LG modules uphold the same standards. LG Solar is the first corporation in the world to operate in-house solar testing facilities that are certified by the 4 major inspection and certification authorities.
LG's solar power business was launched on the basis of an environmentally-aware leadership of LG Electronics and pointing it in the same direction. LG is going to make life more convenient, while helping to build a sustainable future.