Market Archive

26 Jul 2014

Ground-mounted Solar Demand Surpassing Bulding-mounted in US Market

Take it as a good sign there is enough segmentation in the solar energy market that we can distinguish easily between ground- and building-mounted types and analyze data. Demand for the ground-mounted variety has been greater for
24 Jul 2014

Global solar power market revenues to double by 2020: report

A new report from Frost & Sullivan predicts that the global solar power market revenues are set to reach $ 137.02bn by 2020, an increase of two-fold compared to 2013 revenues of $ 59.84bn. CTBR – News
20 Jul 2014

Wall St. Analyst Wants Elon To Exit The EV Market

They say that Wall Street is detached from the rest of America, and after hearing a story like this, it’s hard to disagree. A financial bond “guru” is urging Elon Musk and Tesla Motors to exit the
18 Jul 2014

Energy storage market will hit $50bn by 2020: report

A new report by Lux Research has revealed that the growth in the use of electric vehicles (EVs) will help increase the energy storage market to $ 50bn by 2020. CTBR – News
10 Jul 2014

EPIA Publishes Global Solar Energy Market Outlook 2014-2018

The European Photovoltaic Industry Association has just published its “Global Market Outlook for Photovoltaics 2014-2018” report. The report includes solar photovoltaic market figures for 2013 and a forecast for the 2014-2018 period. The Daily Fusion
10 Jul 2014

Can a market where consumers sell their data actually work?

Two news stories from Wednesday — one about a startup trying to play data broker between user and website and another about a study into what people would charge for their personal data — offer more evidence that there’s
6 Jul 2014

China Now The World’s Largest Solar PV Market

China is now the world’s largest solar PV market, according to the Global New Energy Development Report 2014, having now surpassed Germany to take the top spot. The new report explores other topics as well, and provides
1 Jul 2014

Tigo Energy Teaming Up With SunGift Trade With Aim To Conquer UK Market

The US-based smart module and power optimization company Tigo Energy is teaming up with SunGift Trade — the UK-based distribution arm of the installer SunGift Solar — with the aim of becoming a major force in the
30 Jun 2014

Off-Grid, Clean Energy Access Market Valued At $12 Billion

One in five people around the world, approximately 1.3 billion people, lack access to electricity. The Sierra Club just released a new report — Clean Energy Services For All (CES4All) - - showing that off-grid clean energy is the
24 Jun 2014

Etsy acquires French handmade ecommerce company A Little Market

Online marketplace Etsy, which has made its name in selling handmade goods from independent vendors, announced on Monday that it acquired A Little Market — an ecommerce shop based in France that also focuses on handmade goods. The Wall