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
2017-12-08

Neo Solar and Gintech to Take Over Laid-Off Workers of Solartech

Neo Solar Power Corp. and Gintech Energy Corp. have expressed willingness to hire more than 80 workers laid off by Solartech Energy Corp., in the wake of the latter's recent fire incident. The two companies offered help, due to their.. more
2017-12-08

Taiwan’s State Oil Company Makes a Shift towards Green Energy and Will Build a Thousand Battery Charging and Swap Stations for Electric Motorcycles in the Next Three Years

Taiwan’s state-owned petroleum company CPC Corp. will a set aside TWD 2 billion in its next-year budget to build a thousand battery charging and swap stations for electric motorcycles. This decision was formally announced by the company.. more
2017-12-08

Mining Giant Glencore Expands Production of Battery Metals in Anticipation of an Electric Car Boom

South Korean media channels have reported that Japan’s Panasonic Corp. has turn over a sizable portion of its cylindrical battery supply to U.S. electric car maker Tesla Inc., as the joint venture of the two companies – Gigaf.. more
2017-12-07

Siemens Gamesa signs MoU with Taiwan International Ports Corporation for offshore wind development

On December 6, Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy and the Taiwan International Ports Corporation signed a Memorandum of Understanding to begin a collaborative investigation into the development of areas of the Taichung harbor in Taiwan for .. more
2017-12-06

Taiwan’s Welldone Group Broke Even in First Three Quarters of 2017; Developing the Company’s Energy Ventures Requires More Time

Taiwan’s Welldone Group broke even from 1Q17 to 3Q17 in terms of operation. The company’s subsidiary units related to digital sales, telecommunications-logistics services, and online entertainment businesses posted profits during.. 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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