TITLE

Solar 2.0: After the Bubble

AUTHOR(S)
Moresco, Justin
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Red Herring;2/4/2009, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on trends in the solar energy industry. According to Ted Sullivan, who heads the solar group at market research firm Lux Research, there is a shift in the balance of power from upstream materials providers to downstream installation and service providers whose input costs are falling dramatically. Solar photovoltaic installations have increased by 62% worldwide from 2006 to 2007. Market research firm iSuppli expects overcapacity in worldwide module production to exceed 160% in 2009 and remain above 100 percent through 2012.
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36602834

 

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