3 Reasons Why Your Solar Company’s Website Sucks

Let me ask you a question. How many solar installers are there in US? Well, that was more of a rhetorical question.. actually I do not know either. But thanks to the open web, I managed to find the number of registered SunPower dealers in US. As of, September 2012, there were 349… and the […] Read more

SunPower Q1 2012 Earnings

SunPower (Nasdaq:SPWR) reported its Q1 2012 results after the closing bell yesterday. Greentech Media spoke with SunPower CEO Tom Werner soon after the earnings call. The firm posted Q1 revenue of $494 million and gross margins of 12.7 percent. The firm, like every other solar module firm in Q1, lost money. In SunPower’s case, Q1 […] Read more

Wall Street’s Response to Jinko Solar: MEH

China-based Jinko Solar withdrew its IPO plans earlier this year due to "poor market conditions."  Jinko manufactures silicon solar wafers, cells andmodules and had hoped to raise $100 million.   Late last week,the firm managed to go public on the NYSE, raising approximately $64million in its maiden offering. Here’s a link to the prospectus. The company’s […] Read more