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SolarWorld Takes On China Solar – Again

SolarWorld won a battle two years ago, and now it’s trying to win the war. The nation’s largest solar industry group is none too pleased. This story dates back to late 2011, when SolarWorld, which is based in Germany but… Read More
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SolarWorld To Lay Off 100 At Oregon Factory

Monday was a day that was perfectly illustrative of SolarWorld USA’s current plight, with a big marketing initiative running hard into a wall of bleak solar reality. While the manufacturer was touting a 30-year guarantee for its panels – yet… Read More
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US, EU Seek Deals To Rein In China Solar

The trade disputes that have roiled the global solar manufacturing sector took a wild turn on Monday with a New York Times report that the United States and the European Union were working hard toward negotiated settlements with China –… Read More

Back Off On China Solar Duties, Germany Urges EU

Germany’s solar manufacturing sector has been hit hard by cheap Chinese products but that doesn’t mean all of Germany is going to sit by quietly as the European Union moves toward import duties of the sort the U.S. has already… Read More

SolarWorld Builds It And Duke Energy Comes

Duke Energy has purchased a 21-megawatt California solar PV project from SolarWorld, and for buyer and seller the deal is a sign of the times – and perhaps things to come. For Duke, it’s about bringing more renewable energy into… Read More