26 Jul '11, 2pm

Video: U.S. Solar Growth Coming, But Will Manufacturing Follow? via @reworld

Video: U.S. Solar Growth Coming, But Will Manufacturing Follow? via @reworld

A look at the projections suggests that the U.S. will be ripe for an influx of manufacturers looking to get closer to their markets. According to the EPIA global market outlook through 2015, the American solar industry is expected to rise among the world leaders in installed capacity. And a peek at the scale of projects either under construction or under development shows that demand is there, and it’s mostly coming from photovoltaics. Those numbers would seemingly lead global companies to consider launching American operations as technological and manufacturing gains push down the price of modules while the volatility of fossil fuels means transportation costs will only rise. These factors, say industry experts, bode well for American manufacturing if indeed the market meets projections.

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2011...

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