The polysilicon maker will also shut down silane units, and says these moves are the result of Chinese import duties on U.S. polysilicon. Falling polysilicon prices may also play a role.
The 16th Forum Solarpraxis kicked off in the German capital this week showcasing international developments in technology and policy and offering market assessments from industry reps. Developments in Germany and the U.K. could...
Contrasting fortunes for the German and U.K. solar PV markets in 2016 will suppress the European solar landscape as policy changes take effect.
A virtual net metering policy has been introduced and the project size cap has been increased to 5 MW. Under the new rules Brazil's ANEEL expects 4.5 GW of renewable energy installations by 2024.
Report produced by KPMG and commissioned by the Irish Solar Energy Association foresees a potential nationwide solar sector reaching 3.7 GW by 2030 with just EUR 670 million of support.
Yieldco drop-down seen as strategic move designed to boost the U.S. company's flagging balance sheet; move unlikely to trigger wholesale withdrawal from the growing Indian market.
Following shortly on the announcement of new renewable energy targets in Alberta, the governor of New York State has plans to mandate 50% renewables in electricity by 2030.
The company's management changes follow a shift in strategy, with an attempt to be more “boring” after rapid growth spooked investors.
A new report by CohnReznick looks at the dramatic growth of yieldcos and the massive amount of cash they have raised, but also the difficulties that yieldcos are having due to depressed stock prices.
India dominated much of the news this week, with an eye-opening report that solar power in the country will cost less than coal by the end of the decade. Prime Minister Narendra Modi also made solar a major topic at last week's...
The Bavaria-based PV systems group has repositioned itself. In addition to the German market, IBC Solar is strengthening its activities in sales and project business in Latin America and other countries.
This rapid pace makes Honduras the second-largest solar market in Latin America in 2015. Plants commissioned since the first of the year include one larger than 100 MW and another 61 MW.
Chinese PV aspirant Tongwei’s 5 GW PV cell facilities may take several years to realize, analysts caution, while its downstream ambitions in China could see significant capacity realized. Fab fit out likely to lead to orders from...
Italian utility Enel is moving towards the repurchase of renewable developer Enel Green Power (EGP). The move is the key part of Enel's stepping up of its renewable activity, as CEO Francesco Starace looks to EGP becoming "one of...
Energy Minister Amber Rudd delivers speech calling for an end to 'outdated' energy source, with natural gas and nuclear power to be ramped up to plug the power gap.
Report by KPMG India finds that the levelized cost of solar power in India will be around 10% cheaper than coal by 2020, with PV penetration rates set to reach around 5.7%.
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