August 2012

August 31, 2012

New India Assurance Company

The New India Assurance Co. Ltd. About The Company It is a leading global insurance group, wholly owned by the Government of India. The company like […]
August 30, 2012

Japanese Homebuilders want a piece of the Solar Boom in Japan

Solar Energy – Japan The Japanese Government announced a very lucrative subsidy scheme for solar energy in Japan following the Fukushima disaster. Note Japan gets only […]
August 30, 2012

European Solar Carnage continues as Solar Panel Companies fall like nine pins against the Chinese Onslaught

European Solar Companies Solar Companies in Europe have been falling like nine pins for almost a year now and the carnage shows no sign of stopping. […]
August 29, 2012

Desalination Industry in India suffers from common Infrastructure Malaise of bad planning and blame game as the India’s largest Desalination Project in Chennai Shuts Down

Desalination & Water Treatment in India The Indian Desalination industry is facing the woes of the larger infrastructure sector with companies fighting with the government over […]
August 29, 2012

Wind Energy Woes in India as Capacity may drop to just 1000 MW from 3000 MW in 2012 – 70% drop in Wind Energy Installations in India’s Wind Capital of Tamil Nadu

Wind Energy – India Wind Power Plants in India are finding the going tough in 2012  as we had written earlier with a number of factors […]
August 28, 2012

Why is Bihar signing a Solar PPA at Rs 12.50/KwH using CPV technology when Orissa is buying Solar power at Rs 7/KwH using Crystalline Silicon Solar Panels

There are news reports that the state of Bihar is signing a PPA with a US based investor Schanti Partners for building a 10 MW solar […]
August 28, 2012

Is China setting itself for a Big Crash as PMI drops precariously Massive Industrial Oversupply

Chinese Economy China is one of the biggest mysteries for investors and economists with most data emanating from China rated suspect even by the Chinese leaders […]
August 27, 2012

The GWI Weekly Newsletter – Did You Miss Anything?

All posts published on GWI for the Week Ending 26th August, 2012 Green Solar Panels and Cells for Homes, Buildings – What does it Mean? A […]
August 27, 2012

Security for Solar Panels in India to prove a good Business Opportunity for Budding Entrepreneurs

Indian Solar Panel Security India is going to install millions of solar panels as solar energy will remain the fastest growing energy source for India for […]
August 27, 2012

The Best Chinese Solar Companies heavily Outperform the Badly Managed Over Debted Solar Firms in 2012 as Mr. Market Prices in Bankruptcy

The whole solar panel industry has been in a tailspin as the massive solar glut takes toll of the whole industry. The industry downturn which started […]
August 26, 2012

Emu Farming Ponzi Scheme in India goes Bust leaving Thousands of Emus facing Starvation – The Complete Story

Emu Farming Ponzi Schemes have come out with innovative ideas right throughout the human history but a novel Ponzi scheme in India takes the cake for […]
August 25, 2012

Global Green Battles – China Fires Back at USA for Subsidizing Green Energy Projects, Mulls Duty on European Solar Imports as well

Global Green Battles The Global Green War had started with the US imposing duties on imports of Chinese made solar panels and cells. Subsequently dumping charges […]
August 24, 2012

Cuckoo Land Economics – No Power, No Infrastructure still PM expects 6.5% Growth in 2012

No Power, No Infrastructure in India India’s Governance was always quite bad except for a few good years here and there. However the massive global credit […]
August 24, 2012

9 Reasons Why I think that Apple is a Short at Current All Time High of $655

Apple being the most valued company in the world with a current market capitalization of more than $600 billion has tons and tons of research being […]
August 23, 2012

CEO of one of biggest Korean Chinese Solar groups goes to Jail after Siphoning Company Cash

Hanwha Hanwha Chairman has got a sentence of 4 years to serve in jail after being found guilty of using company cash for personal use (all […]
August 23, 2012

Waste to Energy in India – Lack of Holistic Waste Solution, Lack of Planning Leads to WTE Closures, Oppositions from Residents

Waste to Energy Waste to Energy is considered a great solution to the massive problems of waste generated by urban bodies. Not only are the millions […]
August 22, 2012

The Biggest Solar Company Failure that nobody is Talking about and which could Dramatically Change the Solar Panel Market

Sharp Solar Panels There have been hundreds of solar bankruptcies in the last couple of years as solar panel prices have gone down by almost 65% […]
August 22, 2012

India’s Green Poster-child Suzlon in Death Spiral as Debt Load forces it to Sell Key Assets

Suzlon, The Wind Turbine Manufacturer Suzlon which is India’s largest pure play green company and one of the largest wind turbine manufactures globally has been stuck […]
August 21, 2012

Solar Panel prices Crash to just 72 cents /watt as Germany, Italy demand pull in end, Chinese Government refuses to let Insolvent Companies go Bankrupt

The price crash for solar panels seem to be never ending with the latest solar module prices ending at around 72c/watt for normal crystalline solar panels. […]
August 21, 2012

Uttar Pradesh Solar Policy promoting Land Hogging Ground Mounted Solar Farms seems Misguided – Sets 1000 MW Target in next 5 years

Solar Policy in Uttar Pradesh India’s largest state in terms of population Uttar Pradesh, is set to come out with a 5 year solar policy to […]
August 20, 2012

Green Solar Panels and Cells for Homes, Buildings – What does it Mean?

Green Solar Cells & Panels Concept Green Solar Panels & Cells is a recent technology to manufacture solar cells & panels by isolating chlorophyll, the plant […]
August 19, 2012

GWI Weekly Newsletter – Did you miss Anything?

All Posts Published on GWI for the Week Ending 19th August 2012: Biggest Chinese Solar Panel Company implodes into a Penny Stock – Culmination of Suntech’s […]
August 19, 2012

More Corporate Government Malfeasance Exposed as Indian Conglomerate GMR comes under Attack by India’s Auditing Body

GMR in Spotlight Now GMR is one of India’s largest infrastructure/construction companies with presence in roads, power, airports, construction etc. Like other infra majors the company […]
August 18, 2012

Why CSE is dead wrong About the Reason behind the Failure of the Indian Domestic Solar Panel Industry

Solar Industry in India Solar power in India is one of the fastest growing energy industry and with the prices of solar energy falling continuously; it […]
August 17, 2012

India’s Agriculture Policy a Big Mess as Hundreds & Millions Malnourished, as Farm Exports Grow by 88%

Agriculture in India Recent Media reports have lauded the current Indian Government for increasing the rate of investment in the Agriculture sector and raising rural incomes […]
August 16, 2012

Do Indian State Governments’ Plans of building massive Solar Power Plants, on their own make sense?

State Governments in India have been driving the growth of solar energy in India by giving subsidies and auctioning capacities at favorable electricity tariffs. Some states […]
August 16, 2012

Best Strategy to Enter the Japanese Market – Joint Ventures and Alliance with Locally Connected Companies

Japan Entering the Japanese market is notoriously hard for foreign companies as they run into major implicit and explicit barriers. Like the Chinese, the Japanese have […]
August 15, 2012

Read Why the Best Investment over the Next Decade is based on Malthus Scarcity Theory

Top global asset manager Grantham has been calling that the rising commodity prices is not a cyclical phenomenon but rather a major structural inflection point. Note […]
August 14, 2012

As Publicly Listed Indian State Companies mince Minority Shareholder Right, a Foreign Pension Fund takes up the Fight

State owned Indian companies have trodden over minority shareholder rights for a long time now. Ever since these companies were listed, minority shareholders have been getting […]
August 14, 2012

Energy Colossus – General Electric says that Nuclear Reactors no longer Economically Viable as Natural Gas and Solar Energy Prices Plummet

Nuclear Energy As the whole world is fixated on the debate about on using and not using nuclear power for energy generation, the anti-nuclear protestors have […]