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Taiwan PV Giants Report Loss for 2016

Taiwanese leading solar companies, Neo Solar Power (NSP), Gintech Energy, Motech Industries, and SAS have already announced their financial results for 2016. Due to steep price decrease across the PV value chain, all these PV giants reported net losses and EPS losses. Outline China encountered the strongest installation rush in the first half of 2016 […]

The International Large Institutions ORIX and Fund under ADB Officially Becoming Shareholders of United PV Joining Hands to Build an International New Energy Platform

China’s largest pure play solar power plant investor and operator, United Photovoltaics Group Limited (“United PV” or the “Company”, together with its affiliated companies, the “Group”, stock code: 00686.HK, whose largest shareholder is China Merchants New Energy Group) is pleased to announce the completion of capital injection of several international strategic investors. China Merchants New […]

COLUMN-Musk’s bold offer of Tesla batteries won’t solve Australia’s power problems: Russell

Australia is becoming an interesting microcosm on how to, or how not to, transition an economy from being predominantly powered by coal to more climate-friendly alternatives. The dramatic intervention by Tesla Inc Chief Executive Elon Musk last week is just the latest twist in an ongoing saga that pits business, government, farmers, government and environmentalists […]

Linde invests over EUR 110 million in China to strengthen position as supplier of choice for electronics manufacturers

Gases and engineering company The Linde Group, through its electronics gases joint venture in China, Linde LienHwa, is expanding its commitment to China and the Asia Pacific region through investments of over EUR 110 million. The capital is being allocated for new on-site gas production facilities in major electronics manufacturing clusters in the eastern and […]

China’s coal use drops, showing commitment to climate change: Experts

The consumption of coal in China is on the decline, despite economic growth, showing the country is making efforts to combat climate change. The 2016 Statistical Communique on Economic and Social Development released by China’s National Bureau of Statistics last week, said China’s electricity sector transformation continued over 2016. With coal consumption down 4.7 percent in […]