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Will Chinese tariffs on Australia's coal exports trigger tit-for-tat action that impacts solar?

China coal tariffs could impact Australia solar industry

China coal tariffs could impact Australia solar industry

The surprise decision by China to impose tariffs on coal imports from Australia has raised the prospect of tit-for-tat action that could impact on the multi-billion solar industry in Australia. The decision to impose – at least temporarily – a tariff of up to 6% on imports into China is yet another blow on Australian


Which Direction Should Solar Panels Face?

A new study from Austin’s Pecan Street Research Institute finds that residential solar PV panels oriented to the West may have more benefits for homeowners—at least in the summer and in Austin. That research flies in the face of conventional wisdom that PV panels should face South where the amount of sunlight that can hit


Solyndra Files Antitrust Suits Against Chinese Solar Companies

Solyndra is rising from the ashes of bankruptcy to fight back against the companies it believes caused its business to fold – the three biggest Chinese solar manufacturers. Solyndra filed a $1.5 billion antitrust suit against Suntech Power Holdings (NYSE: STP), Trina Solar (NYSE: TSL) and Yingli Green Energy (NYSE: YGE).  The suit accuses the three companies of conspiring


Massachusetts Solar Market: Full Steam Ahead

The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has identified Massachusetts as one of the few states that is experiencing a “pretty hot” solar market. The state has more than tripled its solar-generating capacity in the last two years alone. Historically speaking, Massachusetts residents have paid a higher price for electricity than in other states around the country.


In Focus: Trina’s Triple Solar Crown

According to the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC), Trina Solar has been guilty of using Chinese government subsidies to win a big portion of the U.S. solar panel market. The DOC imposed a 31.14 percent tariff on the company. But Trina awarded itself a Triple Crown for 2011 because of numbers it achieved that belied


How are Solar Manufacturers Surviving in Today’s Market?

Plunging panel prices, economic havoc and new technologies have solar manufacturing in turmoil. A panel of experts offered insiders’ insights at the GTM Phoenix solar summit last week on the state of play and when and how it will change. Moderator Shyam Mehta, the GTM Research Senior Solar Analyst, opened by asking how long the


Trina Solar Invests in Children’s School $TSL

Trina Solar (NYSE: TSL), one of China’s leading solar manufacturers, is establishing an international school to attract talented children from around the world as potential future management. Changzhou Trina International School will primarily attract children from the expatriate community, as well as students from Jiangsu Province who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement. The stated goal is to meet the city’s growing


Trina Solar Opens Singapore HQ $TSL

Trina Solar, a leading integrated manufacturer of solar photovoltaic (PV) products announced today the establishment of its Asia Pacific operating headquarters in Singapore.The new Asia Pacific headquarters are expected to provide management functions covering administration, sales, project development, R&D, logistics and purchasing operations to further strengthen Trina Solar’s growing presence and customer base in the


Trina Earnings Move Stock Higher $TSL

Trina Solar’s stock is up 10 percent today as most solar stocks rose anywhere from one percent to 15 percent. Trina Solar announced its second quarter results this morning, before the market opened. Trina Solar (NYSE:TSL) is a vertically integrated solar firm with a product chain ranging from monocrystalline ingots, wafers and cells to the


Investors Wary about Trina’s Future Despite Impressive Earnings $TSL

Trina SolarLtd. (TSL) reported earnings last week with excellent headline resultsand strong guidance, but the stock market rewarded the company with a 7% loss on extremely high selling volume. Wedbush even reiterated itsoutperform rating and $43 price target based on TSL’s performance(according to briefing.com). Most of those initial losses were erased by the end of

Analysts Reaction to Trina Earnings $TSL

Following Trina Solar’s (TSL) earnings results, at least two firms remain bullish on the stock – Auriga and Citi.  HSBC wasn’t as impressed and downgraded the stock. ====> Click Here For Your FREE Trina Solar Analysis Auriga reiterates its Buy rating and raised the price target from $36 to $41. “Management did not disappoint investors


Trina Solar: Firing on all Cylinders $TSL

Trina Solar (TSL) announced its second quarter results this morning. Trina (market cap of $1.56 billion) builds silicon-based solarproducts for commercial, residential, industrial, and electric utilityapplications. Customers include Conergy, Corporación Zigor, SKR Energie, and Schüco International.  The firm has a vertically integratedbusiness model from the production of monocrystalline andmulticrystalline silicon ingots, wafers and cells to