27 Jun '16, 6am

Canadian Solar’s Funing County, China, solar cell factory damaged by a tornado https://t.co/NyuPh92IWB

Canadian Solar Inc. (Guelph, Ontario) on June 24th , 2016 announced that a severe tornado damaged its solar cell factory in Funing County, Jiangsu Province, China. The tornado occurred in the afternoon of June 23rd , 2016 and caused property damage and personal injuries. The Funing solar cell facility is currently shut down while the Company assesses the extent of the damage. The Company carries both casualty and property insurance for its facilities, inventory, business interruption insurance, as well as health and medical insurance for all its employees, and is reviewing the extent and scope of this coverage with its insurance carriers, reads the press release. Anticipated solar cell production from the Funing cell factory was approximately 267 MW in Q3, 2016 The Company expects to recover substantially all of its financial losses through insurance. Canadian Solar’s othe...

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