Market Archive

9 Aug 2014

When it comes to market capitalization, Facebook is officially bigger than IBM

Facebook has officially passed IBM in terms of market cap, sustaining its lead through the last week. When it comes to market capitalization, Facebook is officially bigger than IBM originally published by Gigaom, © copyright 2014. Continue
4 Aug 2014

UK’s electricity market reform proposals pass into law

The UK Government’s electricity market reform (EMR) proposals, designed to attract investment in low carbon energy, have been passed into law. CTBR – News
1 Aug 2014

Global Solar Market Estimated To Reach $137 Billion In 2020

New analysis from business consulting firm Frost & Sullivan shows that the global solar power market earned revenues of nearly $ 60 billion in 2013, and estimates that by 2020 this figure will double to $ 137.02
30 Jul 2014

German onshore wind power market surges in H1 2014

The onshore wind power market in Germany saw a 66% increase in the first half of 2014 with 1,723MW of new capacity bringing the total to 35,389MW by the end of June, according to data from two
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