Category Archives: Solar

Price Trend: Demand Slowdown and Rising Stock Levels Lead to Unstable Price Movements

published: 2019-03-21 16:56 | editor | category: Price Trend
This week, the market saw both upward and downward price movements; the unstable price movements are a result of the slowdown of expected demand and the growth of the supply side’s inventory level. The overall supply chain is still based on the trend of major manufacturers, and the current market price trend tends to drop slowly. ...  more

Danen Closes Wafer Plant

published: 2019-03-20 13:48 | editor | category: News
The sluggish global PV power market has taken another toll, as Danan Technology Corp. announced on March 13 closure of its wafer plant, reporting that it will sell the asset and seek development of new business. Prior to the announcement, trading of the company's shares had been suspended, with share price staying at NT$3.25, lower than its net worth of NT$5 per share. ...  more

Australian Environmental Groups Ask Government to Institute Recycling Scheme for Solar Panels

published: 2019-03-19 13:28 | editor | category: Analysis
Thanks to high electricity prices and declining installation costs, more and more homeowners in Australia are putting up solar panels on their roofs to cut down their utility bills. While this is a very positive development for the country’s solar market, a serious environmental downside has emerged from the surge of demand for residential PV systems. ...  more