Canadian solar module makers fight US Trump tariffs
Three Ontario-based manufacturers sue over a presidential proclamation that imposes 30% tariffs on imports of their products as of Feb. 7.
Three Canadian solar panel manufacturers sue US over 30% tariffs
Claims an investigation found Canadian products don’t significantly hurt US manufacturers.
Trade panel says low cost solar imports hurt US companies
But trade group and many governors oppose tariffs, saying they could cause a sharp price hike and stall solar installations.
EU court rejects bid to nix tariffs on Chinese solar panels
Beijing found to be improperly subsidizing manufacturers, panels being sold well below normal market value.
US imposes tariffs on wind towers from China
The Obama administration is moving to impose stiff new tariffs on wind-energy towers made in China, the latest strike in an escalating trade war over clean energy.
Heating with solar
Perforated glazing on solar panels ups the collection efficiency of energy, even on white walls.
More solar FIT business
Kromet International will be supplying Sharp’s FIT-compliant solar panels to developers and integrators and SunEdison is getting an additional 31 megawatts of solar projects by the OPA.