US Lawmakers Seek Repeal of Duty Waiver on Solar Panels from Southeast Asia

US Lawmakers Seek Repeal of Duty Waiver on Solar Panels from Southeast Asia

Seven months after President Joe Biden announced a two-year duty exemption on solar modules and cells imported from four Southeast Asian countries, a bipartisan group of Congressmen is seeking to ...
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LONGi Plans New 100 GW Wafer and 50 GW Cell Production Capacity

LONGi Plans New 100 GW Wafer and 50 GW Cell Production Capacity

LONGi Green Energy Technology has signed an investment agreement with the local government of Shaanxi province to manufacture 100 GW of monocrystalline silicon wafers and 50 GW monocrystalline cell. The ...
/ / Manufacturing, Solar
China Installed Over 87 GW of Solar Capacity in 2022, Up 60.3% YoY

China Installed Over 87 GW of Solar Capacity in 2022, Up 60.3% YoY

China installed 87.41 GW of solar capacity in 2022, marking an increase of 60.3% compared with the previous year, according to the numbers revealed by the National Energy Administration (NEA) ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Chinese Firm Starts Construction of $11.8 Billion Mega Energy Project

China’s Mega Power Project with 12 GW Renewables Share Starts Construction

China Three Gorges (CTG) Corporation, a state-owned power company, has begun constructing the first phase of its 16 GW power project, which will comprise 8 GW of solar, 4 GW ...
Sweden Finds Large Rare Earth Metals Deposits Used in EVs and Wind Turbines

Sweden Finds Large Rare Earth Metals Deposits Used in EVs and Wind Turbines

Significant deposits of rare earth elements which are essential for the manufacture of electric vehicles (EVs) and wind turbines are located in the Kiruna area, a Swedish government-owned mining company ...
India's Solar Module Exports to the US Surge With Ban on Chinese Imports

India’s Solar Module Exports to US Surge With Ban on Chinese Imports

India recorded a massive jump in solar module exports to the United States in the last quarter, which is attributable primarily to the latter's sanctions on Chinese imports. It has ...
US Finds Chinese Solar Module Manufacturers are Evading Tariffs

US Finds Chinese Solar Module Manufacturers are Evading Tariffs

The U.S. Department of Commerce found that Chinese solar manufacturers are evading antidumping duty (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) by assembling solar cells and modules in Southeast Asia before shipping ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Sembcorp To Acquire 795 MW Solar Projects In China for $165 Million

Sembcorp to Acquire 795 MW Solar Projects in China for $165 Million

Singapore-based renewable energy company Sembcorp Industries will acquire three solar projects with a combined capacity of 795 MW in China for RMB 1.16 billion ($165 million). The acquisition value includes ...
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Anti-Dumping Probe on Solar Module Imports from China, Thailand & Vietnam Terminated

Anti-Dumping Probe on Solar Cell Imports from China, Thailand & Vietnam Terminated

The Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR) has terminated the anti-dumping probe on the imports of solar cells whether or not assembled into modules, from China, Vietnam, and Thailand. The ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
China Has Added 52.6 GW of New Solar Capacity in 9M 2022

China Added 52.6 GW of New Solar Capacity in 9M 2022

China installed 52.6 GW of new solar capacity in the first nine months (9M) of 2022, according to the latest data released by the National Energy Administration (NEA). Installations were ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
China’s Wafer, Cell, and Module Capacities to Reach 550-600 GW by the end of 2022

China’s Wafer, Cell, and Module Capacities to Reach 550-600 GW by the end of 2022

Solar module shipments by the top ten manufacturers reached 140-150 GW in China in the first nine months of 2022. According to China’s PV Industry Association, the export of solar ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
Global Energy Storage Market to Grow 15-fold from 27 GW to 411 GW by 2030 BNEF

Global Energy Storage Market to Grow 15-fold from 27 GW to 411 GW by 2030: BNEF

Energy storage installations worldwide are projected to reach a cumulative of 411 GW by the end of the decade, according to BloombergNEF (BNEF). In its 2H 2022 Energy Storage Market ...
Daily Wrap-Up: India’s Pennar Wins NTPC’s EPC Tender for a 500 MW Solar Project

After Global Supply Chain Woes, Domestic Supply Deficit Hits Solar Developers in India

The government's move to cut dependence on China and promote local manufacturing of modules for solar installations has hindered developers as domestic supply is substantially short of demand. At the ...
Supply Chain Disruptions, Delayed Product Sales Hit ReneSola’s Financials in Q2 2022

Supply Chain Disruptions, Delayed Product Sales Hit ReneSola’s Financials in Q2 2022

ReneSola Power, a solar developer, posted net revenue of $8.6 million for the second quarter (Q2) of 2022, a year-over-year (YoY) fall of 54% from $18.88 million. The company attributed ...
/ / Finance and M&A, Solar
United States Added 13.4 GW of New Wind Capacity in 2021 Report

United States Added 13.4 GW of New Wind Capacity in 2021: Report

The United States added 13.4 GW of wind power capacity in 2021, with nearly $20 billion of investments in new wind projects during the year, according to the latest report ...
/ / Wind
Daqo New Energy’s Revenue Surges 182% YoY to $1.24 Billion in Q2 2022

Daqo New Energy’s Revenue Surges 182% YoY to $1.24 Billion in Q2 2022

Chinese photovoltaic-grade polysilicon manufacturer Daqo New Energy Corporation posted revenue of $1.24 billion in the second quarter (Q2), a year-over-year (YoY) rise of 182% from $441.4 million in Q2 2021 ...
/ / Other, Renewable Energy
Diversifying Global Production of Solar Modules Essential for Net-Zero Transition

Diversifying Global Production of Solar Modules Essential for Net-Zero Transition

Ensuring a secure transition to net-zero emissions will require increased efforts to expand and diversify the global production of solar modules, whose global supply chains are currently heavily concentrated in ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Solar
2021 was the Best Year for Offshore Wind Installations Globally GWEC

2021 was the Best Year for Offshore Wind Installations Globally: GWEC

The offshore wind industry enjoyed its best-ever year in 2021, with 21.1 GW of new capacity connected to the grid, according to the latest Global Offshore Wind Report launched by ...
/ / Markets & Policy, Wind
China Adds Nearly 7 GW of Solar Capacity in May 2022

China Adds Nearly 7 GW of Solar Capacity in May 2022

According to a recently published report by the Asia Europe Clean Energy (solar) Advisory (AECEA), China added 6.83 GW of solar capacity in May 2022, an increase of 86% month-over-month ...
Demand-Supply Gap of Solar Module BoS Components is Driving Domestic Module Prices Up

Demand-Supply Gap of Solar Module BoS Components is Driving Domestic Module Prices Up

At a time when the solar industry had started to gain momentum, with 2022 expected to be one of the best years in terms of installations, the increase in domestic ...
Anti-Dumping Duty Imposed on Fluoro Backsheets Used in Solar Modules Imported from China

Anti-Dumping Duty Imposed on Fluoro Backsheets Used in Solar Modules Imported from China

The Ministry of Finance has imposed anti-dumping duty on the import of fluoro backsheets (excluding transparent backsheets) from China to remove the harm being caused to the domestic market. Fluoro ...
ReneSola Power’s Revenue Dips 85% YoY to $3.5 Million in Q1 2022

ReneSola Power’s Revenue Dips 85% YoY to $3.5 Million in Q1 2022

China-based supplier of green energy products ReneSola Power recorded a revenue of $3.5 million in the first quarter (Q1) of the current fiscal year (FY), a year-over-year (YoY) dip of ...
Solar Tracker Manufacturer Arctech's Joint Venture in India Starts Trial Operations

Solar Tracker Manufacturer Arctech’s Joint Venture in India Starts Trial Operations

Arctech, a solar tracking and building integrated photovoltaic (BIPV) solutions provider, announced its first joint venture Jash Energy — a 3 GW solar tracker factory in India, which has begun ...
/ / Manufacturing, Solar
China to Add 108 GW of Solar by the End of 2022 NEA

China to Add 108 GW of Solar by the End of 2022: NEA

China's National Energy Administration (NEA) has announced that out of the 121 GW of solar projects under construction, nearly 108 GW of new solar capacity will be connected to the ...
India Needs Just 14 GW to Meet the 60 GW by 2022 Large-Scale Solar Target

India Needs Just 14 GW to Meet the 60 GW Large-Scale Solar Target by 2022

India has installed 45.6 GW of utility-scale solar capacity to date, 14.4 GW shy of meeting the government-set target of installing 60 GW by 2022, according to Mercom’s India Solar ...