Solar Goldilocks Symbolism in Tariff Decision

Not too big.  Not too small.  It was just right! That seems to be the key takeaway from the decision by the US Government to impose import duties on China solar panels ranging from 2.9 percent to 4.73 percent to match the level of government subsidies received by the Chinese manufacturers.  The US International Trade Read more about Solar Goldilocks Symbolism in Tariff Decision[…]

Germany: Another FiT Bites the Dust

As widely expected Germany reduced its solar photovoltaic feed-in-tariff (FiT) by 17% effective April 1. 2010 following the earlier lead of Spain which took the same action last year.  This cut is deeper than expected and comes at least a quarter sooner than once thought likely and is on top of the 10 percent already Read more about Germany: Another FiT Bites the Dust[…]