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India’s 10 GW Solar Proposal

News in the past few days suggests that the Indian government has tabled a proposal which if implemented would put in place 10 GW of solar energy between 2012 and 2017.  The Indian Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission already has a target of adding 20 GW of solar energy by 2022. Hopefully, this latest proposal will help [...]

Suntech Power: Progress on Costs But Industry Over Supply Still A Negative

In many ways Suntech Power’s (STP) first quarter earnings report provided some supportive insight into the process of consolidation currently underway in the solar industry. The financial numbers were of course less than constructive, though much as expected as pricing pressures continue to make life difficult for the sector. However, perhaps of more interest were [...]

Solar: Taking Some Profits On a Blistering Trade

  Source: Barchart Yesterday, the solar sector had a blistering day, with the overall Guggenheim Solar ETF (TAN) up 8%. Moreover, our three main stock recommendations, Yingl Green Energy (YGE), Trina Solar (TSL) and Suntech Power (STP) were up +20.4%, +18.6% and +8.6% respectively. As welcome as these moves are, they now raise the always tricky issue concerning where [...]