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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?

Worldwide Market for Solar PV Cells to More than Double by 2020

September 7th, 2011 | by Andrew

The global market for solar photovoltaic (PV) cells will more than double by 2020, rising from 2010's $30 billion to $70 billion,according to South Korea's Samsung SDI, which acquired Samsung Electronics' solar power division earlier this year. Falling prices and supportive government policies will drive the growth

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