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Hanwha Q Cells ‘Confident’ of Victory in Global Patent Battles

Oct. 16, 2019, 9:20 AM

Hanwha Q Cells Co., a South Korean solar panel manufacturer, said it’s “confident and positive” that it will win patent infringement claims it filed in the U.S., Australia and Germany.

Seoul-based Hanwha lodged the complaints earlier this year against JinkoSolar Holding Co., Longi Solar, and REC Group and is seeking to block imports of their products into the U.S.

“We have found clear signs of those companies infringing on our patents and intellectual property rights,” Park Won, the company’s communications director, said Wednesday.

The South Korean company’s actions are a further complication for solar power firms seeking to...

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