Solar Archive

31 Aug 2014

Suntech Targeting Brazilian, Mexican, & Chilean Solar Markets

Once the leading solar panel company in the world (before some scandal and bankruptcy), Suntech has regrouped and is now setting its sights on the potentially very lucrative solar markets of Brazil, Chile, and Mexico, according to recent reports. Considering
31 Aug 2014

US Cuts Duty Tariffs On Taiwanese Solar Cells & Modules

The US Department of Commerce has decided to back off its previously rather harsh “anti-dumping” duties for solar products made in Taiwan, according to recent reports. Humorously, the readjustment is supposedly because the previous levels were due
30 Aug 2014

Hareon Solar Announces 3,350 MW Worth Of New Solar PV Projects

3,350 MW worth of new solar PV projects were recently announced by the China-based company Hareon Solar Technology. The projects, which have all now been signed off on, are set to be developed throughout China and Turkey.
29 Aug 2014

PE-Backed Hareon Solar Plans To Add 150 MW Solar Power Capacity In India

China’s Hareon Solar is just one of many renewable energy companies looking to take advantage of Indian government support of solar power development PE-Backed Hareon Solar Plans To Add 150 MW Solar Power Capacity In India was
29 Aug 2014

United Photovoltaics to sell solar cell production unit

China-based United Photovoltaics (United PV) has agreed to sell a 70% stake in its solar cell production unit to Power Solar Investments for HK$ 217m ($ 28m). CTBR – News
29 Aug 2014

Enrich Energy to set up 60MW solar plant in Telangana, India

Enrich Energy, an India-based renewable energy company, has won approval for establishing a 60 MW solar power project in the state of Telangana, India. CTBR – News
28 Aug 2014

India Drops Proposal To Levy Anti-Dumping Duties on Solar PV Modules

After threatening to do so, the Indian government has decided not to impose anti-dumping duties on solar modules from the US, China, and other countries India Drops Proposal To Levy Anti-Dumping Duties on Solar PV Modules was
28 Aug 2014

SolarCity’s Planned 1 GW Solar PV Plant Will Cost Up To $450 Million

While SolarCity’s recent acquisition of the solar PV panel manufacturer Silevo has certainly opened up a number of interesting options for the company, none of them are likely to be cheap. According to recent reports, SolarCity’s newly
27 Aug 2014

Indian State Of Punjab Plans To Add 2,000 MW Solar Power Capacity

Responding to energy shortages produced by inadequate coal supplies, the Indian state of Punjab plans to build out 2000 MW of solar power capacity Indian State Of Punjab Plans To Add 2,000 MW Solar Power Capacity was
27 Aug 2014

REC Group secures 85MW solar panels supply contract in US

Solar energy solutions provider REC Group has secured a contract to deliver 85MW of solar panels to a major US engineering, procurement and construction firm. CTBR – News