Finance & Economics

DuPont reports strong increase in sales volume for its PV business


US chemical company DuPont registered strong sales volume growth for its PV business in 2013 due to increased demand and market share... read more

SolarWorld secures permission to offer new shares and bonds


Germany’s Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFIN) has approved several securities prospectuses concerning the financial... 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

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

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

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