GUVNL at a loss! The Indian government utility Gujarat Urja Vikas Nigam Ltd. (GUVNL) has lost out on a case to reduce the solar feed in tariffs for the state of Gujarat. GUVNL has been trying to sharply reduce the FIT given to solar developers as per the Gujarat solar policy in 2009, which granted [...]

India’s Thar Desert Solar Project India’s large project execution record has been quite pathetic in recent years due to policy paralysis, vested interests, delays due to environment issues etc. etc. Thinking that solar projects would be exempt from these systemic issues is a pipe dream. India recently decided to turbo charge its solar energy building [...]

India rejects Anti-dumping duties India has decided to reject anti-dumping duties imposition on imports of solar cells and modules recommended by its ministry. The rejection was done due to massive protests by local solar developers who would see their costs increasing due to anti-dumping duties. Even though the costs would have only increased by 5-15% [...]

JKS enters into another agreement with CDBI Jinko Solar (JKS) is becoming the blue eyed boy for the Chinese Government. The company is successfully bagging financial help from the local government in China. It had recently signed RMB 241.4 million loan agreement with China Development Bank in April, for two Chinese PV solar projects. Now [...]

Jinko Solar Q2 2014 Results Jinko Solar (JKS), one of the best Chinese Solar companies has proven itself by giving the best quarterly result. The company is vertically integrated across the solar chain. The company has a strong geographical presence and has an annual capacity of 2 GW for silicon ingots, wafers, and solar cells [...]

Profitable Q2 2014 for SOL Chinese wafer and solar module maker ReneSola (SOL) gave a good set of results, reporting a GM of almost 15% which is one of the highest in the past 2-3 years. The company managed to ship almost 500 MW of module shipments which makes it amongst the largest players in [...]