24 Nov '12, 4pm

Struggling Chinese Solar Companies: Your Goverment Is Here to Help ! more at

The Chinese government is stepping up efforts to prop up struggling domestic solar companies by helping them expand locally – with loans, subsidies and policies that stimulate in-country generating capacity. China’s $20 billion export-oriented solar industry is now looking internally for growth because of excess inventory from lower foreign demand (due to cuts in subsidies in Germany and elsewhere and anti-dumping tariffs in the US). China’s solar industry is now bruised by its own cuthroat prices which crushed so many solar companies in the US and Europe. This year, Chinese solar companies further cut prices to the bone - by some 30% - and many of its biggest firms are struggling to stay afloat. At the national level, State Grid Corp, China’s biggest state-owned utility, is likely to to waive charges to connect solar PV to the grid, considered one of the most expensive an...

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