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China & Renewable Energy: The Outlook For Growth

January 10th, 2013 | by Andrew

Now the world's largest energy consumer and producer of greenhouse gas emissions, the degree to which China can realize its renewable energy and sustainable development goals will be a key factor determining the shape of our world in years to come. Market research and marketing consultancy Solidiance has come out with a comprehensive analysis of the outlook for renewable energy growth in China


China Solar Inc. Trade Battles Intensify; State Bank to Boost Financial Support for Largest Players

September 26th, 2012 | by Andrew

News of new unfair trade actions against China and Chinese PV manufacturers announced in the EU, US, and India add to the embattled industry's woes, as well as international trade tensions and protectionism. Illegal subsidies petitions were filed in the EU; India's PV manufacturers are lobbying to bring a WTO case; and two protectionist bills were introduced in the US Senate.


EU Launches WTO Investigation into Chinese Silicon PV Dumping Allegations

September 7th, 2012 | by Andrew

A European Commission decision to impose anti-dumping duties would pose significant problems for China's silicon PV manufacturers, which now find themselves reeling from debt loads, a precipitous decline in prices (largely of their own making), and slowing demand as a result of the ongoing EU debt crisis and slow economic growth.


Solar PV Trade Disputes Escalate as German Group Files Dumping Charges against China

July 25th, 2012 | by Andrew

Solar PV trade disputes between China and its main trading partners are escalating, as a group of German solar companies, led by SolarWorld AG, filed a WTO anti-dumping petition with the European Commission. The filing heightens tensions and divisions among industry participants, who have been put under increasing pressure as a result of a massive build-up in solar PV supply and manufacturing capacity, the bulk of which has come from China.


Dumping Solar: Downstream U.S. Solar PV Businesses Join CASM, Case Against China’s Unfair Trade Practices

May 10th, 2012 | by Andrew

The membership of CASM, which has field unfair trade petitions against China, has grown to 202 U.S. solar PV businesses employing some 17,000. More than 85% aren'tt solar PV manufacturers-- they're actively providing a full range of solar PV products and services, from solar PV sales and installation and systems integration to product distribution, finance and legal services


What if China Stimulated Domestic Demand for Solar Photovoltaic Power?

December 17th, 2011 | by Andrew

China's been tremendously successful at stimulating growth of a domestic solar photovoltaic manufacturing industry, but that growth's been focused on exports. Thanks to its huge trade surplus, the Chinese government has been able to subsidize its domestic manufacturers, but they're now suffering along with their German, Japanese and American peers. But what if Chinese leaders turned to stimulating domestic demand for solar PV instead?



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