Solar Industry

November 14, 2012

Nine Must Read Solar Stories

1. Chinese Solar Companies make inroad into the Pakistan solar market 2. Japan to go from 4 GW in 2012 to 34 GW by 2020 and […]
November 9, 2012

10 Must Read Solar Stories!

1) India’s Welspun Energy becomes the No.1 solar developer  – expanding aggressively 2) Puerto Rice building a monster $265 mm solar farm 3) Spain sees solar […]
November 8, 2012

Solar Job Massacre continues as GTAT and Ferro Fire & Meyer Burger goes from Acquisition Mode to Survival Mode

Global Solar Job Massacre We on greenworldinestor, have been closely following the solar industry downturn which seems that it will never end. While solar job cuts […]
November 3, 2012

10 Must Read Solar Stories – What we found interesting!

1) India’s Renewable Energy Certificate market heavily oversupplied as state utilities renege on obligation 2) Global Solar Panel Revenues keep declining despite growing shipments as price […]
October 29, 2012

Biggest US Solar Industry Problem is not China but Bureaucrats, Paperwork and Utilities

Red Tape in US Solar Industry The US Solar Industry has been hogging the news due to the solar panel trade battle with China where Anti […]
October 23, 2012

10 Solar Stories you must Read

Nosebleed – Solar Cells Prices now at a stunning low of 35c/watt (Believe it or not they were selling at more than $3/watt in 2008) Japanese […]
October 18, 2012

8 Solar Stories – What we Found Interesting

1. Conergy installs solar array in Spanish restaurant (13c/Kwh) cheaper than retail electricity price (20c/Kwh) 2. First Solar signs 100 MW MOU in Indonesia (will it […]
October 1, 2012

Ten Must Read Solar Stories – What we Found Interesting

The Solar Industry has become so big and globalized that we miss out on a lot of interesting stories and news. This post will hopefully fill […]
September 17, 2012

Eight Must Read Solar Stories – What we found Interesting

The Solar Industry has become so big and globalized that we miss out on a lot of interesting stories and news. This post will hopefully fill […]
July 26, 2012

Crisil wakes up to the fact that Indian Solar Industry is Uncompetitive, after Half of the Industry is effectively Bankrupt

Solar Industry research is quite abysmal especially in India where research agencies and market analysts have very little clue of what’s going on in the global […]
July 19, 2012

“It is crazy. We don't know what is happening," – Indian Solar Panel Manufacturers face Reality after living in Illusion

Solar in India Solar Energy in India was thought to be one of the most exciting growth industries in the world. While the current state of […]
July 18, 2012

75% of Solar Panel Companies to Disappear in 5 years as a Common Industry Technology Roadmap appears

Solarbuzz which is one of the solar industry’s leading research agencies has come out with some predictions on the Solar Industry for the next 5 years. […]
July 13, 2012

Japan to protect Domestic Solar Companies from being swamped by cheap Chinese, Korean Solar Modules

Japan The country has set a very lucrative solar Feed in Tariff which can give an IRR of over 30% to solar power plant developers. This […]
June 25, 2012

Solar Polysilicon Market in Crisis – Oversupply seen till 2014, Prices crash Below Cost, Daqo and GCL want anti dumping duties

The Polysilicon Companies have seen an amazing amount of profits in the period between 2008-2011 end as prices of polysilicon shot up to $400/kg which resulted […]
June 1, 2012

European Solar Installers and Taiwanese Solar Cell Producers Biggest Beneficiaries of the US-China Trade Spat

The US imposition of anti-dumping and countervailing duties on China made solar cells has brought out unintended beneficiaries and losers. I had explained in an earlier […]