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SunEdison closes polysilicon factory in northern Italy

11.02.2014

US solar manufacturer and project developer SunEdison Inc. will indefinitely close its idled polysilicon manufacturing plant in Merano,... read more

Suntech wins $263 million claim against Suntech Singapore

11.02.2014

Struggling Chinese solar manufacturer Suntech Power Co. Ltd. announced that the High Court of Singapore has ordered Singapore-based... read more

Global polysilicon demand to surge 25% in 2014, NPD Solarbuzz

11.02.2014

Global demand for polysilicon used in solar and semiconductor applications is expected to rise 25% year on year in 2014 to 282,000 MT.... read more

Solea and Pinpoint to build 5 MW PV project in southern India's Karnataka state

10.02.2014

A German consortium comprised of EPC services provider Solea AG and investment group Pinpoint Ventures Holding has signed a 25-year PPA... read more

SoloPower prepares to ramp up manufacturing activities at Oregon CIGS factory

10.02.2014

US-based SoloPower Systems, which acquired thin-film startup SoloPower Inc.’s CIGS technology last year, has secured the interim... read more

PHOTON price index: Module prices drop again

10.02.2014

Module prices on the German spot market declined last week, defying the upward trend seen over the previous weeks. According to the... read more

Pufin Power to increase cell and module production capacity by 50%

07.02.2014

Through its French subsidiary Elifrance, Netherlands-based solar manufacturer Pufin Power BV has signed a module supply agreement with... read more

Request for proposals - City of Brantford (Canada) deadline for submission Feb. 25, 2014

07.02.2014

The City of Brantford, Ontario, Canada has issued an RfP to select solar developers interested in entering into a Roof License Agreement... read more

Wacker sees polysilicon sales surge in fourth quarter 2013

07.02.2014

German chemical company Wacker Chemie AG recorded a slight decline in revenue in 2013, according to preliminary results. Total group... read more

Request for proposals - Indian Space Research Organization (India) deadline for submission extended to Feb. 25, 2014

07.02.2014

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) has issed an RfP for the installation of PV systems with a combined capacity of 3 MW on... read more