HATTIESBURG, Miss. — Stion, a leading U.S.-based thin-film solar manufacturer and project developer, announced today the signing of a new distribution agreement with EigenEnergie.net (“Eigen”). As part of the agreement, Eigen placed a 1.1 MW order for Stion STO and STL Elevation Series modules in Q4 2015, and Stion appointed Eigen as its exclusive stocking distributor for Northern Europe.
Based in Geldrop, Netherlands, Eigen is one of the largest distributors of thin-film CIGS modules in the world, installing over 5 MW of CIGS modules from Stion and TSMC in 2015 year-to-date.
“We are excited to strengthen our relationship with the ‘Founding Fathers of CIGS technology,” said Henrico van den Boomen, Eigen’s Founder & President. “The Stion product has unrivaled aesthetics and field performance, and offers us a unique value proposition here in the rapidly growing Netherlands market where thin-film technology is well-understood and widely accepted.”
“We have been extremely impressed by the installation and marketing expertise of Eigen in promoting this technology,” said Frank Yang, Stion’s VP of Business Development. “Stion’s goal is to extend its ‘Simply Better’ products and service offering globally with top partners, and Eigen’s operational and technical excellence is consistent with these standards.”
Eigen recently displayed the Stion technology at the Energie Vakbeurs in Den Bosch, and will be holding a zero-energy homes showcase at the Eigen facility on November 13th. Don’t miss the opportunity to make your solar business “Simply Better” with Eigen and Stion.
Stion is a leading U.S.-based manufacturer of high-efficiency thin-film solar modules and provider of solar projects. Stion was founded in 2006 and is backed by Khosla Ventures, the largest institutional investor in clean technology in the U.S. Stion operates a 150 MW production line in its Hattiesburg, MS facility and also has an advanced R&D center in San Jose, CA. For more information, visit www.stion.com.
EigenEnergie.net is a Thin-Film specialist that is promoting and delivering this technology to the residential and PV project market. EigenEnergie.net is convinced to the advantages of this technology especially in the BIPV market and is continuously working on concepts and products for this growing market segment to finally get to ‘zero-energy’ building.