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July 9, 2013

10 Solar Stories on GWI

Solar News 1) Panasonic to close its solar cell factory in Hungary. Approximately 500 jobs to be affected. 2) Conergy takes steps ahead to file insolvency. Payment […]
June 28, 2013

10 Solar Stories on GWI

Solar News 1)Pure play monocrystalline wafer producer Comtec solar (listed in HK) plans to build a massive 1 Gigatwatt N-type mono wafer plant in Malaysia ( […]
June 19, 2013

9 Solar Stories on GWI

Solar News 1) TSMC and Solar Frontier release high efficiency CIGs solar thin film modules with efficiency around 15% 2) GTM sees module costs at just 36c/watt by […]
June 13, 2013

Major Solar Headlines

1) Renewable Energy limits in Bulgaria. The maximum working capacity of all PV and wind plants on the territory to be limited by 40%. 2) Kuwait to invest […]
June 11, 2013

8 Solar Stories on GWI

Solar News 1) LDK Solar continues to implode with a gargantuan $187 million quarter loss with net margin of -180% 2) Canadian Solar wins a huge 130 MW […]
June 8, 2013

Major Headlines of Today

1) 2013 Results Out for Major Companies: i) Jinko Solar  ii) Canadian Solar iii) Daqo New Energy 2) LDK Solar Prepares its Earnings Report 3) Japanese […]
June 6, 2013

Top Solar Headlines of the day

1) $100 Million Solar Supply Agreement signed between Yingli Green Energy (YGE) and DuPont to build a solar power plant in China. YGE closed at $2.79 on June 5th, down […]
June 3, 2013

8 Solar Stories of the Week

Solar News 1) Japan to be the biggest solar market in 2013 with a whopping $20 billion turnover 2) New Jersey’s biggest utility gets the go ahead to […]
May 30, 2013

11 Solar Stories of the week

Solar News 1) Japan sees a repeat of the German and Italian solar booms. Can it last? 2) Euro fears drive up prices of Taiwanese solar cells 3) ABB […]
May 28, 2013

Key Solar Developments around the Globe this week

More Solar Plants, Supplies and Leasing Programs around the Globe 1) YGE supplies Solar Panels to largest PV power plant in Malaysia Yingli Green Energy (YGE) […]
May 23, 2013

Solar News play with Investor sentiments

The Unpredictable Solar Industry There was news two days earlier that US and Europe may strike a deal with China, in order to prevent the solar […]
May 22, 2013

9 Solar Stories on GWI

Solar News 1) Is Global Solar Trade Peace in the works 2) After Czech and Spain, Greece introduces retroactive taxes on solar plants 3) Sunpower to pair solar energy […]
May 7, 2013

India, Italy, Japan, China all see a Solar Surge

Solar News 1) Italy installs 170 MW of solar energy in March 2) Indian states start a capital subsidy for rooftop solar power plants 3) Indian […]
May 6, 2013

7 Solar Stories on GWI

Solar News 1) Asian Development Bank puts $30 million into pure play renewable Indian company NSL Renewables 2) Indian solar developers lobby to stop anti dumping […]
April 29, 2013

8 Solar Stories on GWI

Solar News 1) Yingli Energy gets a $165 million loan from China Development Bank (CDB) for working capital and other purposes (LDK and Renesola have got loans […]
April 17, 2013

7 Solar Stories that you should not miss

Solar News 1) Second Tier Solar Panel shippers gain the most in 2012 while Japanese make somewhat of a comeback. First Solar, Sharp and Suntech lose the […]
April 5, 2013

9 Solar Stories you should not miss

Solar News 1) Brightsource cancels its 2nd big solar thermal power plant – CSP 0 – Solar PV 10 2) India company bets big on the […]
April 2, 2013

7 Solar Stories on GWI

Solar News 1) Taiwanese JV Powertec (between UMC and SAS) pushes ahead with future polysilicon plans despite the current glut 2) India installs roughly 1 GW in 2012 […]
April 1, 2013

6 Solar Stories on GWI

Solar News 1) SMA Solar global market share sinks to 25% in 2012 from 40% 2) European companies see their shares in Solar EPC market dropping; Indian player […]
March 20, 2013

8 Solar Stories

1) Japanese solar market to explode to 6 GW in 2013 according to IHS 2) Jinko Solar is hopeful of industry turnaround by 2013 end 3) […]
March 7, 2013

10 Solar Stories on GWI

1) Now Russia wants to build a space solar power plant to bean energy to earth 2) US Flexible CIGs solar panel maker Solopower runs into […]
February 25, 2013

8 Solar Stories of the Week

1) Actual Solar Demand in 2012 shows only  5% growth 2) Honda ties up with Solar City to offer solar panels system to its customers in […]
February 18, 2013

10 Solar Stories of the Week

1) Japan and EU fight Ontario, Canada over domestic content requirements for solar panels 2) Pakistan tariffs for large ground mounted plants at 23c/Kwh seems too […]
February 11, 2013

8 Solar Stories

Solar Stories 1) Wacker thinks that polysilicon prices has bottomed out , however we are not so sure 2) US files a WTO case against India’s […]
February 4, 2013

11 Must Read Solar Stories

1) US Solar manufacturers association CASM sues Obama administration for not imposing anti dumping duty on solar cells from China 2) TSMC still working on solar […]
January 29, 2013

12 Solar Stories you should not miss

1) Indian Solar Energy faces challenges during 2nd phase as no money left to subsidize 2) Bosch loses 1 billion euros in solar energy in 2012 […]
January 15, 2013

8 Solar Stories you should not miss

1) Sunpower restructuring costs to be 2x of the initial estimate 2) Solarbuzz not optimistic about industry supply demand balance, thinks demand needs to get upto […]
January 12, 2013

10 Must Read Solar Stories

1) First Solar buys a Chilean project developer with a 1.5 GW pipeline 2) Solarbuzz predicts 7 GW of solar demand in China in 2013 3) […]
January 7, 2013

9 Solar Stories of the New Year 2013

1) Have solar cell prices finally stopped falling? 2) Ingot Furnace supplier JYT wins big case against LDK Solar 3) Hanwha Solar gets a big credit […]
December 18, 2012

9 Solar Stories you should not Miss!

1) SMA gets first big sales for its solar diesel hybrid equipment 2) Solar City gets a good IPO pop after drastically dropping its price , […]