2017-12-14

Toyota and Panasonic to Start Feasibility Study of Joint Automotive Prismatic Battery Business

Toyota Motor Corporation (Toyota) and Panasonic Corporation (Panasonic) announce today an agreement to begin studying the feasibility of a joint automotive prismatic battery business. This agreement between the two companies aims to help .. more
2017-12-13

Google Fulfills Its Renewable Commitment as Its Purchases of Solar and Wind Power Have Topped 3 Gigawatts

Technology giant Google LLC recently fulfilled its renewable energy commitment made about a year ago with purchases of electricity generated by wind power infrastructure located in the U.S. states of South Dakota, Oklahoma, and Idaho. G.. more
2017-12-13

Green Smart Bus Stops Go Up in Remote Villages of Hsinchu County

As a demonstration of the extending reach of green energy and smart technology, a new type of green smart bus stops have appeared in Chienshih village of Hsinchu County, where passengers can learn dynamic status of bus service by powering displa.. more
2017-12-12

Report Says India’s Growing Renewable Energy Industries Could Create 330,000 New Jobs but They Are Not a Cure-All to Rural Poverty

World Resources Institute (WRI), a non-profit research organization, reports that India’s growing renewable energy industries could create as many as 330,000 new jobs over the next five years. The construction of wind farms and solar.. more
2017-12-12

First Solar Records a 90% Increase in Stock Value Since the Start of 2017; Next-Year Guidance Indicates the Company Will Be in a Strong Position

First Solar Inc., a major U.S. photovoltaic (PV) solutions provider, released its 2018 financial guidance at an analyst day event on December 5. For next year, the company forecasts net sales of US$2.3-2.5 billion (with median at US$2.4 b.. more
2017-12-12

Bitcoin Mining May Lead to Environmental Cataclysm as It Is Expected to Consume as Much Power as the Current Global Level in 2020, Expert Warns

The price bitcoin skyrocketed to US$19,000 at one point in December as major U.S. exchanges get ready to trade this virtual currency for the first time. While the news media are generally amazed at this level of market frenzy, there are also wo.. more
2017-12-11

SEIA Gives Pres. Trump Plan to Make America First in Manufacturing, National Security and Solar Job Growth

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has released a blueprint to put America First on economic growth, jobs, manufacturing and national security. SEIA's America First Plan for Solar Energy recommends six steps Presi.. more

 

MARKET STATUS

Mono-Si Prices in December Have Become Stable; Multi-Si Orders to Continue until January: Price Trend

This week, the focus of the market was on the change of the mono-si supply chain. Due to the rapid decline of mono-si price, the demand of.. more...

RESEARCH

The New Phase of Top Runner Program Favors Companies Already Dominant in Application Bases and N-Type Solutions in Technology Bases

China’s National Energy Administration (NEA) has recently released the official list of proposed projects under the Top Runne.. more...

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