2010

What Will the 2nd Half of 2010 Look Like for Solar?

Will the second half of 2010 look like the first half of 2009? That’s the big fear in the solar industry, according to speakers at the 2010 Solar Summit sponsored by Greentech Media. Solar is growing. Make no mistake. Globally, 9 gigawatts of solar may get deployed this year, according to GTM Research. That would […] Read more


Solarbuzz projects record quarterly global PV demand of 4 GW in Q2 2010

After low growth in global photovoltaic (PV) demand in 2009, the newedition of Solarbuzz QUARTERLY issued today projects a return to rapidmarket expansion this year. Reviewing the results of the past fivequarters, the industry data displays large variations between end-market demand and also manufacturer shipments. Projections for firstand second quarter 2010, the outlook period in […] Read more


Promising Clean-Tech Trends for 2010 According to Clean Edge

In an attempt to assuage global economic concerns, Clean Edge Inc.’s latest reportpoints out promising trends in the clean edge industry for 2010. The 22 page report from the research and publishing firm, aptlytitled Clean EnergyTrends 2010 (pdf), focuses on "signs of hope" emerging from the clean-tech sector–namely that although venture activity was down in2009, […] Read more


Five Clean Energy Trends for 2010

The Cleantech Race is an economic competition of sortsbetween countries over who will dominate the clean energy markets in the 21st Century.  Some have speculated, others downright declared, in therecent past that China has positioned itself quite well to win the race, stating that the U.S. is too slow getting out of the gates and […] Read more


Critical Manufacturing releases NAVIGO 2.0 solar edition at Solarcon China 2010

Critical Manufacturing announces the release of cmNAVIGO 2.0 SolarEdition, a rich Internet Manufacturing Enterprise System (MES) forAdvanced Manufacturing that enables photovoltaic manufacturers tocombine the high flexibility and pre-customized rich set manufacturingexecution and analytical solutions with tightly integrated qualitytools. Critical Manufacturing will showcase cmNAVIGO 2.0 Solar Edition at SOLARCON China 2010, in Shanghai. ReinerMissale, Critical Manufacturing’s […] Read more


The 2010 World Energy Technologies Summit

On Thursday March 18, the 2010 World Energy Technology Summitwill convene in New York city. The summit will explore technologiesthat can help save the planet and shape the future. Some of the world’sbrightest minds and innovators in energy-tech will lead a daylongsummit on game-changing green technologies. Core subjects will includepower, food, heat and light. TIME […] Read more


40,000 likely to participate in expanded SOLARCON China 2010

The SEMI PV Group and Intersolar have co-organized the upcomingphotovoltaic (PV) conference SOLARCON China in Shanghai on March 16-18,2010. Another strategic partnership with the 6th Annual ChinaSoG Silicon and PV Power (CSPV) Conference will help SOLARCON China2010 cover its 20,000 square meters of exhibiting space with more than350 exhibitors. In total, over 40,000 domestic and […] Read more


PV+Solar India Expo 2010 kicks off in Mumbai

Electronics Today, India’s first Techno-Economic Electronics MonthlyJournal, has launched the PV+Solar India Expo 2010, the InternationalConference and Exhibition of Photovoltaic, Solar Thermal, SolarArchitecture, photovoltaic Equipment, Products, Materials and Systems,from March 4-6, 2010 in Mumbai. PV+Solar India Expo 2010 wasinaugurated and addressed by Chief Guest, Dr. Farooq Abdullah, Hon’bleUnion Minister for New and Renewable Energy, Govt. […] Read more


Intersolar 2010 Slated to Plug Into San Francisco

San Francisco’s Moscone Center West will host Intersolar North America 2010,the world’s largest solar technology trade fair and the top meetingpoint for all major players in the solar industry. Organizers areexpecting roughly 700 exhibitors and 20,000 trade visitors. The event will take place July 13-15, aimed at bridging together theNorth American and global solar markets through discussion andexhibitions. There will […] Read more


PV solar panel market shares, strategies, and forecasts, worldwide, 2010 to 2016

Research and Markets has announced the addition of WinterGreenResearch, Inc.’s new report "Photovoltaic Solar Panel Market Shares,Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2010 to 2016" to its offering. Largesolar farms are more popular initially, but solar is anticipated to bebuilt out on commercial roof tops in increased quantity. Theelectricity generated will be fed to local substations and […] Read more


Webinar: The U.S. PV Market in 2010 and Beyond $tsl

The U.S. PV Market in 2010 and Beyond: Challenges, Opportunities, and Improving Fundamentals Tuesday, March 2, 2010 1:00 pm EST/10:00 am PST Sponsored By TheAmerican PV market will face a year of transition and opportunities in2010. Financing limitations coupled with a fall-off in consumer demandmade 2009 a difficult year for many in the PV industry. […] Read more


2010 Renewable Energy Outlook

Top executives in the renewable energy sector gathered to applaud2009’s strong renewable energy development but emphasized the need forCongress to swiftly enact key policies to continue accelerated growthacross the entire sector in order to add jobs and boost economic growthin 2010. Executives stressed that if these policies are notenacted, the renewable energy sector could face […] Read more


EXPO Solar 2010 offers timely outlook for global PV market

Over 3 bustling days, from 3 to 5 February, 2010, the photovoltaicmarket was all abuzz at one spot, at KINTEX, Korea. After its hugesuccess last year, EXPO Solar came back this year to get even moreenthusiastic welcome and responses from exhibitors and visitors. Aftera very difficult year in 2009, the PV market is witnessing some […] Read more


Astralux at the 2010 Colorado Garden and Home Show

Link: http://bit.ly/b6xdJ7 Forthe 3rd straight year, Astralux Solar will have a booth at the largestshow in the west. 60,000 people are expected to attend the 48th annualColorado Garden & Home Show. This is the LARGEST consumer show heldin the Colorado Convention Center and boasts the highest attendance. Come visit us at Booth #530. The show […] Read more