Member - Endurans™ Solar

Endurans™ Solar is a global supplier of material solutions to the photovoltaics industry

Type Company
Founded 1866
Company Size 85
Member Type
Founders Worthen Industries Inc.
Headquarters 6167 RD Geleen, Netherlands
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Endurans™ Solar


Endurans™ Solar uses its expertise in polymer materials and technology to enable clean, affordable solar energy for all. A wholly owned subsidiary of Worthen Industries, a global company serving industries from footwear to renewable energy. Worthen Industries began in 1866 as Union Paste Company (UPACO). Today Worthen encompasses 13 Business Units and 7 manufacturing locations across Asia, Europe, and the USA, Family owned. The Endurans™ Solar backsheet business finds its origin at Royal Dutch DSM, operating under the name of DSM Advanced Solar, and was acquired by Worthen Industries on 1st June 2021. By combining DSM’s solar materials expertise and polymer science heritage with the long-established technological, co-extrusion and production know-how of Worthen Industries a strong new global PV backsheet supplier has been established, stretching across three continents. Its offering represents a range of unique, sustainable technologies and products that reduce the Levelized Cost of Energy (LCoE) - supported by extensive research and outdoor testing at test sites across the globe.
Headquarters 6167 RD Geleen, Netherlands

SDG’s of application

The Sustainable Development Goals are a call to action to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure peace and prosperity everywhere.
Clean water and sanitation
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Affordable and clean energy
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Industry, innovation and infrastructure
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SDG 11
Sustainable cities and communities
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SDG 12
Responsible consumption and production
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Efficient Solutions

Labelled Solutions from Endurans™ Solar

The Solar Impulse Efficient Solution label seeks to bridge the gap between ecology and economy, bringing together protection of the environment and financial viability to show that these solutions are not expensive fixes to problems, but rather opportunities for clean economic growth.

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