Finance & Economics

Emcore's PV business records slight increase in revenue in latest quarter


US-based PV and fiber optics technology developer Emcore Corp. recorded a slight year-on-year decline in revenue for the quarter ended... read more

Panasonic's Eco Solution division registers 8% revenue increase


Japan-based electronics manufacturer Panasonic Corp. reported a 8% turnover increase for its Eco Solutions division, which includes the... read more

Enel Green Power increased both its revenue and its debt in 2013


Italian renewable energy company Enel Green Power SpA (EGP), a subsidiary of the Enel Group, achieved total revenue of €2.8 billion ($3.... read more

Sharp's PV sales top 1.36 GW in first 9 months of fiscal 2013


Japanese electronics manufacturer Sharp Corp. registered a considerable surge in solar sales in the first 9 months of the current fiscal... read more

Advanced Energy's solar sales grew nearly 9% in the fourth quarter


US power conversion technology provider Advanced Energy Industries Inc. reported fourth quarter 2013 revenue of $152.6 million, up from... read more

UmweltBank lent solar project developers more than €1 billion in 2013


Germany-based UmweltBank AG, which provides financial services to companies operating in the green energy sector, lent €2.51 billion ($3... read more

STR Holdings to repurchase $30 million of its common stock


US module encapsulant manufacturer STR Holdings Inc. has launched a »modified Dutch auction« self-tender offer through which it aims to... read more

Intevac substantially reduced losses in 2013


US-based equipment supplier Intevac Inc., which producers manufacturing and inspection equipment for the PV industry, was able to... read more

Hanwha SolarOne raises $21.5 million through ADS issuance


Between Nov. 17, 2013 and Jan. 29, 2014, Chinese solar products manufacturer Hanwha SolarOne Co., part of Korea’s Hanwha Group, sold 6,... read more

STR Holdings expects revenue increase for the fourth quarter of 2013


US module encapsulant manufacturer STR Holdings Inc. expects to register revenue of $6.5 million to $6.7 million for the fourth quarter... read more