Finance & Economics

NextEra added 280 MW of new solar capacity in 2013, plans another 805 MW by 2017


NextEra Energy Resources LLC (NEER), a subsidiary of US electric company NextEra Energy Inc. that operates renewable energy, nuclear and... read more

NPC Inc.'s revenue grew 642.5% in the first quarter of fiscal 2014


Japanese PV manufacturing equipment provider NPC Inc. reported a 642.5% year-on-year increase in sales for the quarter ended Aug. 31,... read more

Goldpoly to raise $106 million through share offering


Chinese solar developer and cell maker Goldpoly New Energy Holdings Ltd. Intends to raise 825.6 million HKD ($106.3 million) through a... read more

Solartech's revenue surges 331.17% in December


Taiwan-based crystalline silicon solar cell maker Solartech Energy Corp. achieved revenue of 778 million TWD ($25.6 million) for... read more

LDK Solar secures seventh extension on its overdue interest payments


Struggling Chinese solar manufacturer LDK Solar Co. Ltd. has reached a new 21-day forbearance arrangement with a majority of holders of... read more

Jinko closes 3,750,000 ADS and $150 million notes offering


Chinese solar manufacturer JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. secured a total of $272.1 million in net proceeds from its recently completed... read more

Tatung Group invests $31.4 million in Taiwan-based wafer producer GET


Taiwan-based multicrystalline wafer producer Green Energy Technology Inc. (GET) has launched a 950 millon TWD ($31.4 million) share... read more

Huber+Suhner's solar business registers contraction in 2013


Swiss provider of electrical and optical connections Huber+Suhner AG registered lower order intake and revenue for its solar business in... read more

Bosch reports €1.3 billion loss for its solar segment in 2013


German technology company Robert Bosch GmbH reports that its solar division recorded a net loss of €1.3 billion ($1.76 billion) in 2013... read more

Soitec sees revenue plummet 48% but expects strong solar sales in the current quarter


French semiconductor materials manufacturer and CPV technology provider Soitec SA saw its revenue plummet 44.7% in the third quarter of... read more