Tuesday 10 May 2011
Solar equipment makers fear postponed installations
The spillover effect of the current sluggish conditions of the solar industry has begun to spread fear into equipment manufacturers. The positively correlated relationship between...
Wednesday 2 March 2011
GCL-Poly to spend US$500 million to set up LED plant
China-based upstream solar material supplier GCL-Poly recently started construction of an LED production plant in Jiangsu, scheduled to complete at the end of 2011. Initial investment...
Friday 25 February 2011
Motech signs contract with GCL-Poly for wafer supply
Solar cell maker Motech Industries has signed a contract with China-based GCL-Poly Energy Holdings for a 5-year supply of solar wafers worth a total of about US$1.026 billion, according...
Monday 22 November 2010
No poly-Si oversupply in China, says China Renewable Energy Society
China's PV solar industry will import 30% of the poly-Si needed in 2010, down from 45% in 2009, according to statistics from the China Renewable Energy Society (CRES).
Friday 24 September 2010
Sales of distributed solar wafers growing, says Wahlee
Taiwan-based Wahlee Industrial, which mainly distributes production materials for semiconductors, has revealed that monthly sales of its solar module materials have topped NT$100...
Friday 18 June 2010
GCL poly-Si wafer subsidiary begins just-in-time strategy
Poly-Si wafer producer Jiangsu Zhongneng Polysilicon Technology Development has begun to provide just-in-time (JIT) services by setting up facilities close to solar cell clients in...
Wednesday 14 April 2010
China-based GCL to focus on power plant operation and poly-Si production in 2010, says chairman
China-based GCL-Poly Energy Holdings will focus on solar power plant operation and polysilicon (poly-Si) supply in 2010, company chairman and CEO Zhu Gongshan said during a recent...