Effect of US sanction on Taiwanese Solar Taiwanese solar cell companies were having a gala time in the last couple of years, thanks to the US sanctions on imports of Chinese solar cells and a giant boom in Japan. The large Chinese solar module makers were forced to buy Taiwan made PV solar cells to [...]

3 Solar Farms in Zimbabwe African countries have been aggressively looking to build solar power capacity to solve their large energy deficit. South Africa had kick-started the process with very successful renewable energy auctions and other countries such as Ghana have continued the process. Chinese solar panel producers have been aggressively looking to expand into [...]

Effect of the new trade sanctions on USA and other markets USA is going around in circles in trying to reduce imports of Chinese made solar products, as it is only benefiting other countries and raising the prices of solar energy in the country. Chinese imports of solar panels have reduced but other countries have [...]

Solar Energy Brazil It has been puzzling why solar energy is not growing in Brazil, as the country has high solar radiation and high electricity prices. Brazil is an ideal place for solar energy to boom, however growth has been anemic compared to other BRICs nation such as China, India and South Africa. Brazil suffers [...]

After the whole roar of US Chinese solar trade wars, the World Trade Organization (WHO) has pointed out that US has violated certain rules of international trading in fixing the duties. As a result of which, US needs to revise the duties so as to be in conformity with international rules of trading. USA had [...]

Italy to cut Subsidies on Solar power plant Spain and Czech faced massive fiscal pressure on their treasuries after their government’s legislated large subsidies for solar power energy. The bureaucrats set up a bad subsidy policy, which resulted in windfall profits for developers as they procured solar panels at cheap prices from Chinese producers. The [...]