Finance & Economics

Jinko returns to profits in 2013


Chinese solar company JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. saw its revenue jump 47.6% year on year in 2013 due to a 62.7% year-on-year increase... read more

United Photovoltaics to increase loss in 2013


Chinese polysilicon producer and solar project developer United Photovoltaics Group Ltd., formerly known as Goldpoly, saw its net loss... read more

Shunfeng widens losses in 2013


Chinese wafer, cell and module manufacturer Jiangsu Shunfeng International Ltd. expects to record a significantly larger net loss for... read more

Bekaert's sawing wire business registers modest demand increase in 2013


Belgian steel wire company Bekaert revealed in its annual results for 2013 that its loss-making sawing wire business registered a... read more

NRG sees improved results for its Alternative Energy division after completing several solar projects


US wholesale power generation company NRG Energy Inc. reports that its Alternative Energy division achieved an adjusted EBITDA of $91... read more

5N Plus reports healthy demand for its solar products


ThomasLloyd Group Ltd., a global investment banking and investment management group focused on the renewable energy sector in Asia, and... read more

First Solar posts profit for 2013 and announces new CdTe cell efficiency record


US thin-film solar company First Solar Inc. was able to substantially improve its net result for 2013 despite a slight decline in... read more

Canadian Solar secures $47 million loan from Naxitis


A consortium led by the New York branch of French corporate and investment bank Natixis has agreed to lend Chinese-Canadian solar... read more

LDK Solar files in Cayman Islands to resolve offshore liquidity issues


Struggling Chinese solar manufacturer LDK Solar Co. Ltd. has filed with the Grand Court of the Cayman Islands for the appointment of... read more

GTAT posts heavy losses for 2013 but expects to return to profitability in the second half of 2014


US polysilicon production equipment supplier GT Advanced Technologies Inc. (GTAT) recorded a massive decline in revenue and profits for... read more