Tuesday 26 March 2013
JA Solar losses widen in 4Q12
China-based solar firm JA Solar has reported financial results for fourth-quarter and fiscal year 2012. JA Solar's fourth-quarter shipments reached 500MW, exceeding the 418MW shipped...
Monday 25 March 2013
Suntech went from dominance to insolvency in two years due to multiple factors, says IHS
Suntech Power's epic plunge from solar module dominance to bankruptcy comes as the result of misplaced investments, a misguided pricing strategy, anti-dumping action in the US and...
Thursday 21 March 2013
Suntech announces petition of insolvency and restructuring of China subsidiary
China-based large-size solar firm Suntech Power Holdings announced that on March 18, 2013, a group of eight China-based banks filed a petition for insolvency and restructuring of...
Monday 18 March 2013
China reportedly may cut solar incentives
China's solar incentive reportedly may face a significant cut under new energy subsidy policies in order to encourage market mechanism in the industry.
Friday 15 March 2013
Commentary: The rise and the possible fall of Suntech
Suntech Power Holdings, a China-based solar module giant, said on March 11, 2013, that it has signed a forbearance agreement with the holders of more than 60% of the firm's 3% convertible...
Friday 15 March 2013
Suntech responds to NYSE inquiries related to unusual trading
Suntech Power Holdings, a China-based vertically integrated large-size solar firm, has announced that it has been contacted by the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) regarding unusual...
Thursday 14 March 2013
Renesola reports 4Q12 revenues increased 40% on-quarter
Renesola, a China-based solar wafer and module maker, has announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and the full year ended December 31, 2012.
Tuesday 12 March 2013
Canadian Solar loss widens in 4Q12
Canadian Solar, a China-based solar firm, announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2012.
Friday 8 March 2013
Gigastorage hopes Taiwan government to increase annual solar installation limit
The necessity of having nuclear power plants has been under debate recently in Taiwan. Taiwan-based solar wafer maker Gigastorage has suggested four ways that the government can take...
Tuesday 5 March 2013
Taiwan solar cell quotes remain unchanged
Solar firms in Greater China hoped to increase quotes before the Lunar New Year holidays, but a delay in China announcing its anti-dumping and anti-subsidy probe results has deterred...
Tuesday 5 March 2013
Some tier-one Taiwan solar cell makers see increased orders from Japan
Due to the expectation that Japan will lower its solar feed-in-tariff (FIT) in April and the US punitive tariffs' impacts on China-made solar products, some tier-one Taiwan-based...
Monday 4 March 2013
Japan PV Expo 2013 focuses on rooftop systems
The World Smart Energy Week 2013 was held in Tokyo, Japan from February 27 to March 1. Firms participated in the exhibition showcased new technologies and equipment for power generation,...
Monday 4 March 2013
Tokyo hosts World Smart Energy Week 2013
The World Smart Energy Week 2013 was held from February 27 to March 1 in Tokyo, Japan. According to event organizer Reed Exhibitions, there were a total of 1,890 participating firms...
Wednesday 27 February 2013
Trina Solar reports 2012 revenues down 36% on-year
China-based solar firm Trina Solar has announced its financial results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year 2012.
Tuesday 26 February 2013
Commentary: Solar cells are the most likely casualties in trade war
The effect of the US anti-dumping and anti-subsidy investigation against China-made solar cells has been questioned especially when China-based solar firms are now able to buy solar...