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Taiwan-based solar wafer maker hope to increase quotes to US$2.10/unit

Jul 26, 01:40

Despite some Taiwan solar wafer makers indicating that they are continuing to operate at a loss, they have not been able to convince international polysilicon suppliers to lower their...

Taiwan-based solar wafer maker hope to increase quotes to US$2.10/unit

China-based solar wafer firms hope to recruit in Taiwan

Jul 20, 01:00

The fast-growing market for renewable energy has prompted China-based firms to attract Taiwan's specialists to work in China. The solar market has been growing rapidly in China with...

Midwestern China has large-scale solar power plant potential

Jul 15, 16:53

Despite the possible negative effects from Italy's new incentive program which offer an extra 10% subsidy for solar modules that contain 60% of "Made in EU" components,...

Solar panels

Cross-strait solar wafer firms prepare to increase quotes

Jul 13, 14:00

Solar wafer makers in China and Taiwan have been preparing to increase quotes. However, downstream firms still have sufficient solar wafer inventories, hence, increasing prices will...

solar wafers

China-based polysilicon suppliers aim to increase quotations

Jul 12, 01:00

China-based polysilicon suppliers reportedly are trying to increase the price from US$47-48 to US$53-55/kg. However, according to China-based solar firms, the actual price of polysilicon...

Focus of solar systems turns to rooftop installations

Jul 6, 01:10

As government incentives shift focus to rooftop installations, many international solar firms have been targeting this type of installation in recent years. Governments such as those...

Some small solar cell makers in China plan to resume production

Jun 24, 10:20

Some small- to medium-sized China-based crystalline silicon solar cell makers, viewing that larger China makers have reached full utilization and global demand is expected to rebound...

Ex-factory price for China-based solar modules falls to new low, says industry sources

Jun 14, 02:00

The ex-factory price of China-based modules has been falling to US$1.25/watt. Industry sources indicated that China-based solar module makers are using low prices to fend off the...

The general view of the solar market is too pessimistic: Q&A with LDK president Xingxue Tong

May 27, 16:37

The current contraction of the solar market has affected solar firms worldwide. President and COO of China-based LDK, Xingxue Tong, thinks it is an imbalance before the transformation...

LDK president and COO, Xingxue Tong

Commentary: Taiwan solar firms should use advanced technology to face aggressive capacity expansion by China competitors

May 26, 12:06

Despite the downturn of the solar market, China-based solar firms have been continuing expanding capacity with the help of local governments and state-owned enterprises. The total...

China-based first-tier solar firms continue to expand capacity

May 25, 01:05

Despite cold market conditions, China-based first-tier integrated solar firms have moved to expand capacity in an effort to lead the industry. China-based second-tier solar firms...

European solar distributors quoting discounted price for solar modules

May 23, 15:35

The continuous falling price of the solar market has been causing many European distributors of solar modules to lower selling price to rid of high inventories. Some European vendors...

Price of solar wafers in China falls below US$2.5/unit

May 16, 10:35

Weak demand in the solar market continues to put pressure on the prices of upstream materials such as wafers. According to industry sources, six-inch solar wafers have been quoted...

Price of solar wafers continues to fall

LDK plans to set up the world's largest module plant in 2011

Apr 27, 10:46

Unlike the vertical integration model of other China-based manufacturers, LDK proposed the "dumbbell shape" development model in 2009, which focuses on expanding capacities...

Solar market to rebound in 2-3 weeks, says LDK COO

Apr 25, 15:33

Xingxue Tong, president and COO of China-based integrated solar firm LDK Solar, has recently boldly predicted a rebound of the solar market in 2-3 weeks despite the general pessimistic...

GCL-Poly and LDK extends battle to strategic alliances and Taiwan solar cell market

Dec 14, 15:03

As more players enter the solar arena and companies continue to ramp up capacity, strategic integrations and alliances have become critical for success, particularly in the China...

China banks pour 250 billion yuan into domestic solar supply chain

Nov 18, 11:12

Statistics show that major China-based solar companies, including LDK Solar, Suntech Power and Yingli Green Energy, have received more than 250 billion yuan (US$38 billion) from local...

China solar module quotes for Europe to fall 5-10% in 2011, says LDK executive

Nov 16, 01:10

Prices of China-made solar modules for Europe will fall around 5-10% according to Xingxue Tong, president and COO of China-based LDK Solar. The modest decrease for next year is due...

Taiwan solar cell makers should not be blindly optimistic about 2011, says LDK executive

Nov 3, 01:00

Taiwan-based solar cell makers should not be blindly optimistic about 2011 and over expand capacity, said Xingxue Tong, president of China-based wafer maker LDK Solar. With Europe's...

Despatch lands firing furnace order from LDK

Oct 26, 10:48

Despatch Industries has announced that the company has received a large-quantity order of metallization firing furnaces from LDK Solar, a manufacturer of multicrystalline solar wafers...

China's LDK to complete 5GWp solar wafer capacity expansion at end of 2015

Sep 28, 01:55

China-based solar company LDK Solar confirmed plans to complete a 5GWp solar wafer capacity increase by the end of 2015, which will bring its total capacity to more than 7GWp, and...

LDK Solar begins construction of solar cell plant

Aug 18, 15:09

China-based solar company LDK Solar recently broke ground for the construction of a solar cell facility in Hefei, of China's Anhui Province, according to Chinese-language media reports...

Mosel Vitelic demands compensation from LDK Solar for contract default

Apr 2, 15:43

Mosel Vitelic, a Taiwan-based maker of crystalline silicon solar cells, on April 1 announced it has terminated a 5-year contract signed in 2007 with China-based LDK Solar for the...

China-based solar wafer maker LDK Solar to step into solar cell, PV system business, say Taiwan makers

Dec 24, 16:26

China-based LDK Solar, globally the largest maker of solar-grade poly-Si wafers, is raising funds to solve its financial problems and to prepare for establishing new business units...

Taiwan solar cell makers assessing impacts from LDK financial woes

Dec 22, 11:58

Some Taiwan-based solar cell makers are assessing the possible impacts from LDK Solar's financial woes on their long-term supply contracts signed with the China-based solar wafer...

LDK Solar sees 3Q09 operations turn to profitability

Nov 25, 15:58

LDK Solar, a China-based maker of solar-grade poly-Si wafers, has reported that operations in the third quarter of 2009 swung from the red into the black.

China-based solar wafer maker LDK sells 15% stake in poly-Si factory to raise funds

Nov 20, 15:39

LDK Solar recently announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell a 15% ownership stake in its 15,000 metric ton (MT) annualized capacity polysilicon plant in Xinyu City,...

New PV systems in 2010 to reach 1GWp in China, 10GWp globally, says LDK CEO

Oct 8, 11:33

The installation capacity of new photovoltaic (PV) power-generating systems in 2010 is estimated at 1GWp (gigawatt-peak) in China and 10GWp globally, according to Peng Xiao-feng,...

China-based LDK finishes trial runs at poly-Si factory

Sep 11, 14:39

China-based poly-Si wafer maker LDK Solar, on September 5, successfully completed trial operations at its new of poly-Si material factory in Xinyu, central China. The factory has...

China solar wafer maker LDK expects net loss of US$180-200 million for 2Q09

Jul 27, 10:25

China-based solar wafer supplier LDK Solar expects a net loss of US$180-200 million for the second quarter of 2009, according to the company's latest outlook for the quarter.

LDK Solar keeps rolling out 200MWp solar-grade silicon wafers a quarter, says company chairman

May 15, 12:03

LDK Solar, the largest China-based producer of solar-grade polycrystalline silicon wafers, maintains a quarterly shipment level of at least 200MWp in equivalent, for all of its supply...

China poly-Si wafer maker LDK lowers 4Q08 outlook, 2009 forecast

Jan 7, 01:15

LDK Solar, the largest producer of solar-grade polycrystalline silicon (poly-Si) wafers in China, has announced the downward adjustment of its fourth-quarter 2008 outlook and 2009...

China solar wafer supplier LDK urged to cut prices

Dec 4, 12:06

Gintech Energy, a Taiwan-based maker of crystalline silicon solar cells, has asked LDK Solar, a China-based producer of solar-grade crystalline silicon wafers, to lower its product...

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