Solar+Storage in Australia Australia is going to witness some of the largest product launches set to revolutionize the energy space globally. It has been predicted that solar+storage will become so cheap in the near future that it will make complete sense to install solar panels economically too. Australia has been the home to a large […]

Renesola forecasts 10% GM The Chinese overcapacity  has made even the top Chinese solar players run for cover, given the disastrous decline in prices across the solar supply chain. Renesola (NYSE:SOL) said that it foresess a 20% decline in solar panel and wafer prices in Q3 of 2016, as compared to the first half of […]

Europe’s Minimum Panel Import Price redundant now The European Commission had struck a deal with the Chinese government in 2012-13, to set a fixed minimum import price for solar panels to protect its domestic solar manufacturing industry from the cheap solar panel producers in China. The minimum price was set at 56 eurocents/watt, which was […]

Industry watchers have been surprised by the sudden and sharp falling solar panel prices by around 10% in the last couple of months. Even the dramatic declines in solar panel prices in the last 5-7 years had not prepared the industry for this sudden precipitous decline in solar panel prices. The main reason for the […]

Windfall gain for Indian Solar Project Developers Chinese solar panel prices have fallen off a cliff over the last few months, due to overcapacity caused mainly due to falling Chinese demand. This has led to even more overcapacity being pushed out to foreign markets something akin to the steel industry. Prices have crashed and given […]

Global Electricity Transmission Grid China can really think big and execute even bigger. The country’s infrastructure planning is of mammoth scale and its state directed capitalism allows massive resources to be funneled into infrastructure projects. While the credit fueled expansion has been a concern for a long time for industry and economy watchers, the giant […]