Crystal Craving

Kelly, Tim
September 2007
Forbes Asia;9/3/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 14, p82
The article examines business plans and opportunities for growth and invention in solar energy industries. Solar panel maker Kyocera faced silicon shortage when silicon supplier Advanced Silicon Material diverted shipments to Kyocera's rival Q-Cell. Q-Cell leapfrogged Kyocera to become the second-biggest panelmaker behind Japan's Sharp.


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