BYD is a Chinese company founded in February 1995. In addition to renewable energies, the group has a strong presence in the automotive market and produces e-bikes, cars and buses. Photovoltaics is one of the four pillars of the tech giant. The company’s headquarters are located in Shenzhen, China. Their production facilities are spread all over the world. In addition to China, they can also be found in India, Germany and Austria, among others. Sales offices and service centers can also be found in South East Asia, the Netherlands and Great Britain.
BYD’s corporate philosophy of the renewable energy division is to make the long-lasting human dream of free energy come true. To this end, solar power systems are used during the day to produce electricity, which is partly stored in batteries. At night, these batteries supply the required electricity, which can only be generated by the PV systems with the help of sunlight.
At TRITEC you can order the following PV components from the BYD: BYD Storage Systems.
The PV product range of BYD includes
- Polycrystalline PV modules
- Monocrystalline PV modules
BYD – Technology, Quality & Responsibility
The company’s PV modules are known for their extreme durability 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 Research in the same year.
BYD’s commitment to the environment
Sustainability plays a major role at BYD not only in the photovoltaic sector. With numerous programs to reduce raw material consumption and waste production, the following results have been achieved between 2018 and 2019:
- Water consumption: -11.48
- Natural gas: -6.4%
- Gasoline: -56.06 %
- Diesel: -16.56 %