Finance & Economics

Etrion breaks ground on 70 MW PV project in Chile, reports strong 2013 production figures


Swiss independent power producer Etrion Corp. said its 17 PV power plants produced 2% more electricity in 2013 than was forecast,... read more

Suntech's shares again fail to meet NYSE's price criteria


China-based solar module producer Suntech Power Holdings Co. Ltd. has been notified by the NYSE that its shares have not met the price... read more

Jinko launches offering of 2,750,000 ADSs and $100 million notes


Chinese solar manufacturer JinkoSolar Holding Co. Ltd. has launched a public offering consisting of 2,750,000 American Depositary Shares... read more

BTU International revises down its outlook for the fourth quarter


US-based metallization and diffusion furnace supplier BTU International Inc. has revised down its business outlook for the fourth... read more

Capital Stage increases EBIT and revenue in 2013


German investment company Capital Stage AG was able to increase its revenue and operating result in fiscal year 2013, according to... read more

German court approves SolarWorld's restructuring plan


The Higher Regional Court of Cologne, Germany, has given German PV manufacturer SolarWorld AG permission to implement its restructuring... read more

Aleo Solar recorded €69.7 million net loss in 2013


German module manufacturer Aleo Solar AG, a subsidiary of the Bosch group, posted a 55.5% year-on-year decline in revenue in 2013,... read more

PHOTON price index: Module prices rose across the board in 2013


Module prices on the German spot market stabilized again last week after spiking at the end of December. According to the PHOTON module... read more

Motech's revenue climbs 84.8% year on year in December


Taiwan’s largest solar company Motech Industries Inc. reported a strong year-on-year increase in turnover for December 2013. Revenue for... read more

LDK Solar secures sixth extension on its overdue interest payments


Struggling Chinese solar manufacturer LDK Solar Co. Ltd. has reached a new 15-day forbearance arrangement with a majority of holders of... read more