BYD is a Chinese company founded in February 1995. In addition to renewable energies, the group is also strongly represented in the automotive market and produces e-bikes, cars and buses. Photovoltaics is one of four pillars of the tech giant. The company is headquartered in Shenzhen, China. The company's production facilities are spread all over the world. Besides China, they can also be found in India, Germany and Austria. Sales offices and service centres can also be found in Southeast Asia, the Netherlands and Great Britain.
BYD's corporate philosophy in the "Renewable Energies" division is to make the old human dream of free energy come true. To this end, solar plants produce electricity during the day, some of which is stored in batteries. At night, these then supply the required electricity, which can only be generated by the PV plants with the help of the sun's rays.
At TRITEC you can order the following PV components from the BYD product range: BYD Solar power storage.
BYD produces the following PV components
- Polycrystalline PV modules
- Monocrystalline PV modules
BYD - Technology, Quality & Responsibility
The company's PV modules are known for their extreme longevity of up to 50 years. The Chinese company has also received several awards, including the "4th Best Double Glass Component Supplier Award" in 2019 and the "Energy Storage Award" from EuPD Forschungsgesellschaft in the same year.
Environmental commitment from BYD
Sustainability plays a major role at BYD , and not only in the photovoltaics division. With numerous programmes to reduce the consumption of raw materials and waste production, the following results were achieved in the comparison from 2018 to 2019:
- Water consumption: -11.48
- Natural gas: -6.4%
- Petrol: -56.06 %
- Diesel: -16.56 %
For more information on BYD Europe, please visit the company website at www.bydeurope.com.